Mr Oliver Tomlinson, former General Manager, JN Life Insurance Company, was reassigned to The Jamaica National Group in December 2020 to support key project initiatives.
He joined The Jamaica National Group as General Manager of the JN Life Insurance Company since it began underwriting Life Insurance business in 2013. He established the strategic direction and has guided the company on a profitable growth path since its commencement of business. Under his guidance, the team at JN Life Insurance has developed products designed to meet the needs of its parent company, as well as to provide insurance coverage for families, individuals and other institutions.
He has worked in the financial industry for more than 20 years, with managerial experience in Remittances, Foreign Exchange Trading and Life Insurance. Prior to joining the private sector, he worked as a teacher for five years, specializing in Deaf Education and the teaching of mathematics.
He is the President of the Insurance Association of Jamaica (IAJ), a member of the PSOJ Executive Council, a member of the Jamaica Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (JAIFA) and is an adjunct lecturer in the Joan Duncan School of Entrepreneurship, Ethics and Leadership (JDSEEL) at the University of Technology (UTECH).
Mr. Tomlinson holds a Master in Business Administration from the Florida International University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Government from The University of the West Indies and a Teaching Diploma in Special Education from the MICO University College. In November 2018, the Cornerstone Christian University in Orlando conferred the Doctor of Humanities, Honoris Causa, upon Mr. Tomlinson in recognition of his work in the Christian Community in Jamaica.