Board of Directors

S B R Shah, MBS


Mr. Suresh Shah is one of the most respectable, reputed and experienced banker in Kenya. He is the founder Chairman of I&M Bank, which has operations in Kenya, Tanzania and Mauritius. He also chairs many other business interests of the group. His standing and integrity provides a lot of credibility to the company. A true visionary, he guides and inspires GA’s future growth path.

Sachit S. Shah

Executive Director

A graduate in Banking and International Finance from UK, Sachit Shah has great entrepreneur skills in financial services sector. He is also a Director of I&M Bank, Coastal Bottlers and few other industries. Mr. Sachit Shah has to his credit the transformation, growth and development of GA Insurance after the takeover of the company. He exhibits the fresh, reformed and new dynamic look of the company.

Vijay Srivastava

Chief Executive Officer & Principal Officer

As CEO and Principal Officer he leads and is responsible for all the operations of the company. A qualified insurance professional, he is post-graduate in Physics and Associate of Insurance Institute of India. Mr. Vijay has vast experience of over twenty-five years in various managerial positions in insurance industries in India, Tanzania and Kenya. His technical knowledge, flair in marketing and managerial skills has contributed in inculcating a new work culture in the company.

Sarit S. Raja Shah


Mr Shah holds a BSc in Economics and MSc in Internal Audit. Banker by profession, he is the Executive Director of I&M Bank. He brings the knowledge, experience and discipline of banking and financial sector to GA Insurance. He is also a member of GA’s Board Audit and Investment Committees. Mr.Sarit Shah’s presence on the GA board has generated a viable synergy between GA Insurance and I&M Bank.

Joseph M Kyungu


An insurance professional with a career of over 40 years with a reputed insurance company in Kenya. He brings a lot of insight and technical knowledge of insurance to GA

Suzanne Muthaura


Ms. Suzanne is the first lady director of GA Insurance. LLM from London School of Economics, she is a reputed lawyer and is the Managing Partner of MMAN Advocates.

M Soundararajan


Mr. Soudararajan has a long illustrious career in Banking and Insurance. He is one of the most experienced and well-known senior professionals in the financial sector in Kenya. He was the Managing Director of CFC Bank and has been in the past on the board of reputable insurance companies in Kenya and Tanzania. He has been instrumental in some of the successful mergers of Insurance Companies and Banks in the Kenyan market. Currently he is heading the Delta Corporation, a real estate property investment company affiliated to Reliance Industries Limited of India. He also chairs GA’s Board Audit Committee.

N.P. Kothari

Company Secretary

Mr. N. P. Kothari holds FCPS (Kenya) certification, FCIS. He serves as Group Secretary of Carbacid Investments Limited,Car & General (kenya) Ltd and Apollo Investments Limited.