Mrs. Aderinola Disu

mrs-aderinola-disu2Mrs. Aderinola Disu

Mrs. Aderinola Disu holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Lagos, Nigeria (1975) and was called to the Nigerian Bar Association in 1976. In 2002, she became an Alumnus of Lagos Business School, Pan Atlantic University having attended the advanced Management Program. She is a member of many professional associations. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom and Nigeria and the Nigerian Bar Association.

She did her National Youth Service Corp Program with the Lagos State Ministry of Justice in 1976 and later joined the legal form of Dele Ogedengbe & Co. in 1978. She joined T.A Braithwaite Insurance Brokers & Co. Ltd in 1986 as Marketing Director. She became Executive Vice Chairman of the company from 1993 to 2003.

Derin’s passion and dedication to work singled her out of the private sector and in 2003, earned her appointment as the Executive Secretary of Lagos Island West Local Government. In 2004, she went to the polls and was elected as the executive Chairman of Lagos Island Local Government, a position she held for 3 years. After her successful tenure as the Executive Chairman of Lagos Island, she was again re-appointed as Executive Secretary, Lagos Island West Local Council Development Area in 2007.

Having worked at the helm of affairs of Lagos Island Local Government for several years and garnered wealth of experience in governance, politics and Public administration, His Excellency, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN) appointed her as a Special Adviser on Central Business Districts where she contributed her quota to the formulation and implementation of policies that gave a face lift to the Business Districts before resigning to face her family business which needed attention at the time.

She has served on the Boards of several public and private institutions which include T.A Braithwaite Insurance Brokers & Co. Ltd., Metalum Limited (Aluminum Company), Lintas Limited (Advertising Agency), African Alliance Insurance Company, Governing Council of Lagos State Polytechnic, Lagos State Signage & Advertising Agency and Lagos State Waste Management Authority.

She is a member of various Social and religious clubs including Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Cosmopolitan Women’s Club, Lagos Millennium Group on The Environment, Soroptimist International (Eko Chapter) and Children Rehabilitation Ministry of Our Savior’s Church, Tafawa Balewa Square Lagos. She has attended several training on insurance, Governance, Public Policy/Administration, Business Management and Corporate Governance in and outside Nigeria.

Mrs. Aderinola Disu joined the Board of LASACO Assurance Plc in November 2015.

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