Olusanjo Shodimu

Head, Shared Services Division

Skills and Experience

Olusanjo Shodimu started his career in 2003 as a technical sales lead with a local software company in Lagos, before joining Broad Bank Nigeria Limited (now part of Union Bank) as a Technology Analyst – where he was responsible for network operations and service delivery.

Prior to joining AIICO Insurance Plc, he worked with Accenture – a global management consulting and technology company for 10 years (2004 – 2014) where he led the delivery of various strategy and business transformation projects for major banking and insurance clients in Nigeria and across the West African region. Olusanjo joined AIICO in June, 2014 as Chief Information Officer with responsibility for providing strategic leadership for the development and implementation of information technology initiatives to deliver on the strategic mandates and objectives of AIICO. In 2019, he was appointed Divisional Head, Shared Services which encompasses Technology & Operations, Customer Service, Strategic Marketing & Communication, Strategy & Corporate Planning and Estate Management – with responsibility for aggregating group synergies for cost optimization and returns on investment.

Skills and Experience

He holds an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a First Class degree (Hons) in Physics from the University of Ibadan. He is a qualified Project Management Professional, an ITIL Service Management Expert (UK) and also holds Diploma in Insurance (CII) from the Chartered Institute of Insurance, UK (ACII).


About Us

AIICO Insurance Plc., is the leading life insurer in Nigeria.

Founded in 1963, AIICO provides life and health insurance, general insurance, investment management and pension management services as a means to create and protect wealth for individuals, families and corporate customers.