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About us

APA Insurance was formed in 2003 after the merger of the general businesses of Apollo Insurance Company and Pan Africa General Insurance. With a combined experience of over 100 years (Pan Africa General – 1946 and Apollo 1977), APA has become the largest insurance firm in Kenya and the most innovative in product offering.

Our wholly owned subsidiary of Apollo Investments (which includes APA Insurance Kenya, APA Life, Apollo Asset Management and Gordon Court).

We commenced operations in early 2009 and have emerged as the fastest growing General Insurance company in Uganda with 2014 Gross written premium exceeding Ushs 13 billion. The market share and ranking has improved and it has been recognized for its Best Claim Service by the Insurance Industry in Uganda .

It underwrites General Insurance risks including Motor, Liability, Aviation and Marine.

We believe in providing affordable, expert and professional risk solutions to all its clients. Our products provide you with the peace of mind that helps both businesses and individuals to return to the same standing, following a loss or other unfortunate event.

This is achieved through our tailor-made solutions, which are crafted in consultation with our clients whose needs are incorporated in the cover.

We therefore live up to our promise to “Rewrite The Rules of Insurance”.

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Eva Nagawa Mukasa

Chair Lady

Eva Nagawa Mukasa is a finance and microfinance consultant with over 30 years in the Finance sector. While working with East Africa development bank (EADB) she provided guidance for financial planning as Accountant / Director of Finance.

She actively participated in the formulation of the concept paper that conceived Association of Microfinance Institutions of Uganda (AMFIU). As one of the committed promoters, she become its first president.

She is currently the Treasurer , Buganda Kingdom where she is responsible for the management of the finances of the Kingdom from all sources.

Ashok Shah

Group CEO

Ashok Shah is the current Group CEO of Apollo Investments Limited. He has over 40 years experience in Insurance. He has majored in Applied Chemistry from Kingston University (UK) and is a Chartered Insurer by profession.

He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Other directorships include: Barclays Bank, Central Depository System Corporation, Reliance Insurance Company (Tanzania), APA Insurance (Uganda) Ltd, Apollo Life Assurance Ltd, and Apollo Asset Management.

He is the first recipient of the Think Business Life Time Achievement Award for his contribution to the Insurance Industry in Kenya.

He is also involved in many social activities, mainly in support of the needy and underprivileged.

Pratul Shah

Company Secretary

Pratul Shah is a Chartered Certified Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant (Kenya).

He is currently an advisor to various companies in the banking, insurance, manufacturing and services sectors, on strategic planning and restructuring.

He has vast experience in Corporate Finance, which includes transaction advice on mergers, acquisitions/disposals and raising capital through private placements, public offers and a debt funding.

Pratul is a non-executive board member of Car & General (K) Limited, Coastal Bottlers Limited, Bank One Limited – Mauritius, Reliance Insurance Company (Tanzania) Limited and I&M Bank (Tanzania) Limited.

MR. Sandeep Verma


Sandeep is a graduate from Punjab University and a Fellow from the Insurance Institute of India (IIK). He has 26 years of experience in the General Insurance Industry having worked in various companies.

MR. Sandeep Verma


Sandeep is a graduate from Punjab University and a Fellow from the Insurance Institute of India (IIK). He has 26 years of experience in the General Insurance Industry having worked in various companies.

Gerald Mwangi

Chief Operations Officer

A graduate of University of Nairobi and a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya. He has 15 years ’experience in Insurance industry having worked with British American Insurance Company, Lion of Kenya Insurance Company and MIC Global Risk Insurance Brokers.

Godfrey Lukenge

Head of Finance

Qualified Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member to the (ICPAU).He draws much of his experience both in insurance and external audits environment. He holds a post graduate diploma in project planning and management.

Barbara Kithuka

Head of Underwriting

Holds a degree in Insurance and Marketing.  She has over 10 years experience in both Underwriting and Claims. She is currently pursuing a Chartered Insurance Institute Certification.

Priya Raval

Marketing Manager

Holds a Diploma in Management Information Systems, and a Diploma in Insurance from Chartered Insurance Institute, UK.

Linda Nakigozi

Agency Manager

Holds a degree in Automotive and Power Engineering from Kyambogo University and Master’s degree in Computer Science from Kampala International University. She is currently pursuing a Chartered Insurance Institute Certification.

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