Olusoji Adekunle Emiola is the Managing Director of TY Holdings Limited. He joined TY Holdings in 2018 with a mandate to restructure the holding company by institutionalizing its operations and consolidate the position of its subsidiaries as leaders in several key industries in Nigeria, while maximizing the value created for shareholders, host communities and other stakeholders involved with TY Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries.
Prior to joining TY Holdings, Olusoji was the owner Managing Director of Capital Express Assurance (Liberia) Limited following its acquisition, where he culminated his career in the insurance industry, having spent over 20 years in top management and executive positions of several blue-chip insurance companies such as Guinea Insurance Plc, where he served as the Managing Director and Cornerstone Insurance Plc, where he served as an Executive Director and Head of the Company’s General Insurance Business. Olusoji’s global acumen is also demonstrated by his achievements in key executive positions in two leading African insurance companies having spent about 4 years as the Managing Director of Sonarwa General Insurance Company Limited, based in Rwanda and Capital Express Assurance Limited, based in Liberia.
At Cornerstone Insurance Plc where Olusoji spent 18 years of his career, he led several initiatives including the business expansions, where he coordinated the setup and supervision of multiple Cornerstone branches across Nigeria. Olusoji also managed and maintained relationships with key insurance accounts and played a huge part in Cornerstone’s penetration into the oil and gas industry, securing major oil and gas insurance contracts in his capacity as an Executive Director and Head of General Business at Cornerstone Insurance Plc.
Olusoji holds a B.Sc in Insurance from the University of Lagos and an MBA with specialization in Finance from the Enugu State University of Science and Technology. He has attended several executive courses including the Senior Management Program at the prestigious Lagos Business School, the Executive Education Course at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, USA, Swiss Re Academy, Zurich, Switzerland and several other management courses on Insurance and General Management. Olusoji is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Insurance (CIIN)
Olusoji enjoys playing football and tennis and is a member and volunteer at the Daystar Christian Centre in Lagos. He is married to Dr. Adetoun Emiola and they are blessed with three children.