Paul Ochea Ibe


Paul heads VKA’s underwriting, claims and reinsurance capabilities.

Paul has in excess of 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry with in-depth knowledge of reinsurance and underwriting, acquired from the Nigeria Reinsurance Corporation where he served in various capacities.

He served meritoriously as the Vice Chairman, Abuja Chapter, of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria; from 2002 to 2012.

He has been involved in many Reinsurance, Risk Management and Underwriting training within and outside the Country including, but not limited to Oil & Energy Training, Travel Insurance Underwriting, Reinsurance Accounting all at the Lloyd’s of London.

Paul holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Studies from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and Diploma from the University of Lagos. He is an Associates of both the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (ACIIN) and Nigeria Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) as well as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management of Nigeria (ILRM). He is a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM).