Patience Mashaire Marwiro is the Managing Director of First Reinsurance Company Botswana (Pty) Limited. She is a chartered insurer (CII) as an Associate member (ACII) and a Fellow of IISA (FIISA) and has over 18 years relevant experience in reinsurance operations in Zimbabwe and Botswana. Her experience covers risk management, underwriting, marketing, portfolio management, reinsurance design and business development.
Patience has attended various relevant courses in Africa and India and has been attached to insurance companies. She has also facilitated various insurance and reinsurance training workshops in Africa. Patience spearheaded the establishment of First Reinsurance Company Botswana, a company which has shown steady growth over the years.
Patience holds a Master of Business Administration degree from NUST, MSc Risk Management and Insurance and a Bachelor of Science Honours degree from the University of Zimbabwe. She is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of South Africa (FIISA) and an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute UK (ACII) by examination. She also holds a Diploma in Technical Insurance from the Insurance Institute of Zimbabwe. She also holds qualifications in Leadership and Management.