The Management of College of Medicine University of Lagos led by the Provost, Professor F.E.A. Lesi, paid a courtesy visit to the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of AXA Mansard (AXA Health), Mr Tope Adeniyi at his office in Lagos on Friday, May 31, 2019.
AXA MANSARD is a member of AXA group, a renowned insurance and asset management company. It was formerly known as Guaranty Trust Insurance which was acquired by a consortium of private equity firms known as MANSARD in 2011. In December 2014, AXA MANSARD became a member of AXA group following the acquisition of Assur Holdings (AAH) the majority shareholder. The Company’s subsidiaries are: AXA Pension, AXA Insurance, AXA Health and AXA Investment.
The Provost, Professor F.E.A. Lesi went down memory lane by giving a brief but historic overview of the creation of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos which was very peculiar. In his remarks, he noted that graduates of the College are excelling all over the world and pulling their weights across board. He also stated that the College on its own has impacted on its immediate communities (Mushin and Idi-Araba) through its medical outreaches.
Axa Mansard through its Corporate Social Responsibilty (CSR), is planning to partner with the College of Medicine, University of Lagos by investing in healthcare to enable provision of qualitative and sustainable healthcare delivery through health care management, investment and risk management.
The Provost, Professor F.E.A. Lesi, applauded the idea of Axa Mansard to support Medical Education and in the rejuvenation campaign of the College of Medicine Management to move the institution to greater heights.
The College of Medicine Management presented complimentary gifts to the Chief Execituve Officer of Axa Mansard(AXA Health) and he in turn presented sovenirs to the Provost and his team. The modalities for the strategic partnership between the College of Medicine and Axa Mansard will be concluded in due course.
The Provost, Professor F.E.A. Lesi was accompanied by the Deputy Provost, Professor S.R.A Akinbo, the College Secretary, Mr O.A Obafemi-Moses, the Director Finance, Mr S. A. Akinade and the Administrative officer, Corporate Affairs Unit, Mr. Ayodeji Alaba.