About Heirs General

We are a team of professionals who believe that there is a simpler and better way to do insurance.

What we do

Heirs General Insurance Limited (HGI) is a general insurance company, positioned to become the leading Nigerian insurer leveraging digital tools and technology to provide simple, quick, reliable, and accessible insurance to individuals and businesses.

Heirs General provides plans that protects people and businesses’ most prized assets from unforseen risks, ensuring they don’t spend their  hard earned money in the event of unfortunate incidents. 

With a paid-up share capital of N10billion, HGI underwrites all classes of general insurance business including vehicles, buildings, oil & gas, power, among others. The company is backed by top-notch Reinsurers to provide second-layer security for its clients’ insurance portfolios.

Heirs General Insurance is a subsidiary of Heirs Holdings, a pan-African investment group with presence in 24 countries across 4 continents.

  • Our Purpose
  • Our Approach
Committed to Improving Lives and transforming Nigeria

We are Africapitalists at heart and in deed. We believe that the private sector must play the lead role in the economic transformation of Nigeria. As insurers, we live this philosophy by driving financial inclusion across all levels and providing financial security, even before it is needed.

Insurance, Made Simple

Our mission is to make insurance accessible to everyone. We believe that by making insurance easy to understand and creating relevant plans to match a variety of needs, we empower people to dream and pursue their ambition, without fear.

Smart Protection, Made Just for You

Nobody can predict the future. We all wish we could, so we can live the way we really want to. With Heirs Life, we take on the risks so you can get on with your life. We go a step further by analysing trends and offering timely life-enhancing information, to put you in control.

Board Members

Tony O. Elumelu CFR


Wole Fayemi

Managing Director/CEO

Henry Egbiki

Independent Non-Executive Director

Salma Yusuf Mohammed

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dan Okeke

Non-Executive Director

Niyi Onifade

Non-Executive Director

Peter Ashade

Non-Executive Director

Misbahu Umar Yola

Non-Executive Director

Mohammed Idris

Non-Executive Director

Emmanuel Nnorom

Non-Executive Director

Chiugo Ndubuisi

Non-Executive Director

We’re human, above all else

At Heirs Insurance Group, you are our priority. Our team of experts are committed to guiding and supporting you every step of the way.

We’re here to help

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Heirs Towers, 107b, Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria