MR RALPH N. OPARA, ACII, FILA
Mr. Ralph Opara has been in the Insurance Industry since 1973 and has crisscrossed the insurance technical support services sub-sector starting with the Glanvills, to Nigerian Life and pensions consultants, to Technique Loss Adjusters, to Alpha Group and currently with TVT Group which comprises Technique Loss Adjusters, Veritas Marine Services and Techno Hazard Appraisal and Control Services.
He has been very visible at the Institute of Loss Adjusters and was appointed Assistant Registrar in 1998 and became the Honorary Registrar from 2000 to 2011. He was elected the Vice President of the Institute in 2011 and the substantive President in 2015 to date.
By virtue of his position as the President of ILAN, he is in the Governing Council of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigerian. He is also a member of the Governing Board of the college of Insurance and Financial Management established by the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria(CIIN).
He holds an M.Sc Finance from the Lagos State University and he is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner, a Chartered Marine Technologist, a qualified Loss Adjuster, a qualified Risk Surveyor and a qualified Marine Surveyor.