Wapic Insurance Plc., the leading insurance company, received recognition and several awards for its transformative digital strategy at the recently announced Web-jurist awards powered by Phillips Consulting; an initiative that has contributed to improving the effectiveness of the digital road map of Corporates. The announcement was made at the annual Web-Jurist awards held in Lagos recently. Wapic clinched 6 awards, ranking 1st in both “Overall Performance” and “Aesthetics” in the insurance category while bagging 2nd and 3rd positions in the use of social media platforms.
The Company was among the best in the insurance industry, ranking an overall 2nd place position. Managing Director of Wapic Insurance Plc., Mrs. Yinka Adekoya said “This recognition underscores the commitment to excellent service delivery and customer experience. We aim to be the “Most Enjoyable Company to do Business With” and will continue to explore opportunities that will enable us achieve this vision.” The Web-Jurist award is the result of comprehensive analysis conducted into website practices and effectiveness. It aims to identify the strengths and weaknesses of websites, as a digital distribution and engagement channel, it further aims to determine the extent to which a website is successful in achieving the essence of its e-business strategy.
The awards, which commenced in 2001, evaluates the effectiveness and performance of Nigerian websites based on set criteria agreed by e-business experts from Philips Consulting. Wapic Insurance Plc. (“Wapic” or “the Company”) is a leading West African multi-line insurance company providing innovative solutions covering life, general and special risks. Established in 1958 and listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange since 1978, Wapic has gained relevant experience across the Nigerian economy in risk management and underwriting; assisting corporations and individuals with various classes of cover. With headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria, Wapic is organized into two core business segments, General and Life Insurance. The Company has two wholly owned subsidiaries, Wapic Life Assurance Limited and Wapic Insurance (Ghana) Limited as well as an associated company, Coronation Merchant Bank Limited. Through a diverse portfolio of products and a commitment to providing the best customer experience possible, Wapic seeks to be a truly diversified financial services institution that provides protection against all forms of insurable risks to all customer segments.