SUNBIZ

Board Appoints Inia Naiyaga As SUN Insurance Managing Director

Chairman of SUN Insurance’s Board of Directors, Padam Raj Lala has announced the appointment of Inia Naiyaga as the Managing Director with effect from June 6. This appointment was subsequent
26 Jun 2018 10:00
Board Appoints Inia Naiyaga As  SUN Insurance Managing Director
Newly appointed SUN Insurance Managing Director Inia Naiyaga

Chairman of SUN Insurance’s Board of Directors, Padam Raj Lala has announced the appointment of Inia Naiyaga as the Managing Director with effect from June 6.

This appointment was subsequent to the resignation of the chief executive officer, Lolesh K. Sharma.

Mr Sharma was the ceo of SUN since 2011 till he resigned.

Mr Naiyaga has served the SUN Board as a consultant since 2016 and was later appointed as the independent director in April 2018.

 

About Mr Naiyaga

Mr Naiyaga is a chartered accountant and was a Central Banker for 40 years.

He retired as the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji in May 2014.

Prior to his retirement he also served as the Deputy Governor of the National Reserve Bank of Tonga for five years and was a member of the Executive Management team of the Reserve Bank of Fiji for 25 years.

Currently he is a director of the Fiji Development Bank, director of the National Fire Authority, Director of FHL Stockbrokers Ltd, Member of the University of the South Pacific Finance and Investment Committee, Member of the Christian Mission Fellowship International Executive Board, and chairman of his Village Company Namuka Nakelo Holdings Ltd.

In announcing the appointment, Mr Lala said that Mr Naiyaga will bring a wealth of experience from the regulated Financial Services sector to the SUN Team.

 

About SUN Insurance

SUN is proudly a 100 per cent Fiji owned entity with all of its profits retained within the Fiji economy.

Since its inception SUN Insurance has invested around $40million in the Fiji economy. Further, SUN is the only company in Fiji with 100 per cent local staff content. This gives Sun the edge in understanding the needs and requirement of its local customers.

The company head office located is located at SUN Insurance Kaunikuila House, Laucala Bay Road, Suva.

SUN  was borne out of NMBF Insurance (Fiji) Ltd when three local businessmen took over the ownership of the fledging company and re-named it as SUN Insurance in 1999.

The company’s current client base is in excess of 80,000 policyholders.

 

Feedback:  maraia.vula@fijisun.com.fj



Five Squares 4th Birthday


Get updates from the Fiji Sun, handpicked and delivered to your inbox.


By entering your email address you're giving us permission to send you news and offers. You can opt-out at any time.


Tower Insurance
FNPF App
Covid 19 - SPC
Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper