BARRISTER UZOAGBARA, GEOFFREY CHINWOKE is an Insurance Guru with over Twenty Five Years experience in his chosen area of specialization. Over the years, he worked with NEM Insurance Plc as Senior Superintendent Lagos Branch, Lamda Insurance Company Limited as Manager Technical (Claims and Underwriter), Corporate Ideals Insurers Limited as General Manager/Chief Executive Officer , Monitor Insurance Brokers Limited as General Manager/Chief Executive Officer and Tonimas Insurance Brokers Limited as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer.
He attended Abia State University, Uturu and graduated as a Lawyer. Also, he has an MBA (Marketing) from Imo State University Owerri and was one of the best graduating students during his time. His desire for professionalism took him to The Chartered Insurance Institute London where he took various programmes to further sharpen his skills.
He is a Fellow Chartered Insurance Brokers (FCIB) and Fellow Institute of Management Consultant (FIMC), Nigeria. Also, he bagged the prestigious ACII (London). Due to his love for the development of Insurance Education and practice in Nigeria, he lectured and examined Insurance Students in various Institutions of Higher Learning in Nigeria. Currently, he is an External Examiner, Insurance, Abia State Polytechnics, Aba, Lecturer Insurance (Part Time) Enugu State University Of Science and Technology and Lectured Insurance (Part Time), Imo State University, Owerri.
SOCIAL AND INDUSTRY
- Bar. Secretary, Aba Sports Club, for three (3) times
- Secretary, Golf Section, Aba Sports Club, for three (3) times
- Chairman, Presidential Ball Organizing Committee, Aba Sports Club, 2013
- 63rd President, Aba Sports Club, 2nd December 2015 – 2017.
- Deputy Chairman, NCRIB, Eastern Area Committee.
- Chairman, The Nigerian Council Of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), Eastern
Area Committee 2015 – 2017
- Board/Council Member, The Nigerian Council Of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) Lagos, 2015 – 2018.
- Society of Fellows, The Nigerian Council Of Registered Insurance Brokers NCRIB, Lagos, 2018 – date.
- Treasurer, Aba Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture
(ACCIMA) 2013 – August, 2017
- Vice President, Finance, Aba Chamber of Commerce (ACCIMA), August 2017 till date
His hobbies include Reading, Meeting People and Traveling.