Adewale Adeniyi is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria. A First degree graduate of Microbiology and a Master degree holder in Business Administration, with specialization in Financial Management, both from Lagos State University, Ojo.

His first in the corporate world, started in the year 1998, when he was appointed as the Marketing /Operations Manager of AFMEC Nigeria Ltd covering the whole Eastern part of the firm.

He has nearly 20 years industrial experience in Insurance, which he started with Goldlink Insurance Company Limited, as a Management Trainee in 1999 in the Ibadan Branch, after which he was moved to the Head Office, where he rose to the position of Assistant Manager.

He then moved to CrystaLife Assurance Ltd, as a Deputy Manager, under the tutelage of Mrs Seyi Ifaturoti, the first female CIIN President. The acquisition of CrystaLife by ARM in 2013, a multinational Financial Institution brought about a change in name to ARM Life Plc, from where he rose to the position of Head Retail and Corporate Claims, then later Head of Annuity Department.

Adewale is a digital and dynamic underwriter with a natural flair for marketing. He is diligence, dedication to work, eyes to details and managerial acumen made him a generalist in various life operations, covering underwriting, claims administration and marketing.

Presently, he is the Assistant General Manager (Business Development) of Colenson Brokers Nigeria Limited.