Takaful Insurance of Africa Board Of Directors

Hassan BashirGroup Chief Executive
He is an entrepreneur who founded a number of successful companies in the pharmaceutical, ICT, Construction, financial services, and food industries in East Africa. He has served on the Board of the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI). A member of the Development Committee of ICMIF; A member of Kenya’s Capital Markets Master Plan Steering Committee; A member of the Chandaria School of Business Advisory Council; A member of the SIMAD University Board of Trustees; and Chairs the Boards of a number of private sector companies. He is an Entrepreneur, Mentor, and Educator.Mr. Bashir holds BSc International Business (IBA) USIU San Diego and MBA (Marketing) from USIU-Africa, Nairobi.
Eng. Abdirahman SheikhChairman of the Board
Engineer Sheikh is a Founder and the Group CEO of East Africa’s largest Telecommunications Infrastructure contractors, Soliton Telmec Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and another Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Middle East Technical University of Turkey.
Edwin Otieno Joseph
Edwin Otieno Joseph is the Chairman of Elimu SACCO, a board member of the CIC Insurance Group and a retired Assistant Director at Starehe Boys Centre. He previously served in the Armed Forces and holds a Certificate and Diploma in Philosophy from the University of Nairobi.
Abdikadir Mohamed (L.L.M)
Hon. Abdikadir holds a Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of Nairobi and a Master of Law degree from Harvard University, specializing in Corporate and Islamic Finance. Mr. Mohamed is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Certified Public Secretary. He is a founding Partner of Ahmednasir, Abdikadir and Company Advocates.
Hussein Salad
Mr. Hussein Ali Salad holds a Masters in Science degree in Governance and Development Management from the University of Birmingham, England. He has trained in Public Sector reforms and Staff Development as well as Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution. He has an International Diploma for Humanitarian Assistance from the Royal College of Surgeons Dublin, Ireland.
Mohamud H. Khalif
Mr. Khalif is the Head of Investment Insurance Division in the Islamic Development Bank of Saudi Arabia. He was also a board member of the Toronto Editorial board. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Toronto.