Micronesia Insurance Brokers Co.

Your Insurance Broking Team

Micronesia Insurance Brokers Co., Ltd. (MIBC) focuses on providing insurance broking and related consulting services to commercial and public sector entities in the Federated States of Micronesia. MIBC is appointed by and instructed by a client requiring insurance protection. We are independent of any insurance company or agent and we represent and act in our client’s interest at all times.

Each client is unique, every risk is different. We believe that insurance should reflect this.

Our People

Ieske K. Iehsi|President

Mr. Iehsi holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Hawaii-Manoa and Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Prior to joining, Mr. Iehsi was the Headquarters Senior Executive at Micronesia Registration Advisors, Inc. Before joining the private sector, Mr. Iehsi held various senior positions within the FSM Government, including the General Manager of Pohnpei Port Authority, Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Chief of Staff at the Executive Office of the President of the FSM. Prior to the independence of the FSM, he was the FSM Liaison Officer of the Trust Territory Headquarters, coordinating and assisting the negotiations in preparation for the independence of the FSM.

Between 2008 an 2010, Mr. Iehsi was also the Vice President of the Association of Pacific Ports. He is currently a Board Member of the FSM/Japan Friendship Society and Ordained Minister of United Church of Christ in Pohnpei.

Eisuke Kawano CPA|Vice President

Mr. Kawano is a U.S. Certified Public Accountant and holds a BA in Geography and an MSc in Environmental Policy from the University of Oxford, and is a Diploma Member of the UK Chartered Insurance Institute. 

Between 2005 and 2007, Mr. Kawano was Risk Analyst at Willis Consulting K.K. in the risk management consulting and captive management practices. At Willis he established global insurance programs and captive companies for a freight forwarder and a film and precision chemicals manufacturer. Between 2007 and 2011, Mr. Kawano was Assistant Manager at Sompo Japan Insurance Company of Europe Ltd.

Hirotaka Kojima|Account Manager

Mr. Kojima began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers Aarata LLC (PwC) as an audit and assurance professional for global companies in a wide range of industries, covering financial statement audit and financial reporting advisory functions. After 6 years at PwC, Mr. Kojima joined Amazon Japan as a financial analyst specializing in business strategy, investment effectiveness analysis and data tracking.

Following Amazon Japan, Mr. Kojima worked at a major Japanese trading company as an experienced specialist (re)insurance broker and managed captive insurance operations for overseas construction risks, international logistics and speciality risks. During his time at the trading company, Mr. Kojima designed mid and long term strategies for reinsurance business and captives from capital and financial management perspectives.

Mr. Kojima is a graduate of Nagoya University School of Agricultural Sciences and holds a BA in Environmental Resources Science.

Kenichiro Hamada|Director

Mr. Hamada holds the ARM designation (Associate in Risk Management) and an MBA (Finance Major, George Washington University), and is the only Japanese RIMS Fellow. He is also qualified as a Small and Medium Enterprise Management Consultant and a CFP (Certified Financial Planner). In 1975, Mr. Hamada graduated from Hitotsubashi University and joined Yasuda Fire & Marine Insurance (currently Sompo Japan Insurance).

He became President of SINSER Japan Ltd. in 2000. In 2006 he became CEO of Willis Consulting K.K. In 2009, he established Micronesia Insurance Management Co., Ltd (MIMC). Mr. Hamada is currently the CEO of MIMC. He is highly regarded in risk management consulting and captive advice.

Yusuke Hamada|Account Executive

Mr. Hamada joined MIMC in March 2014. Mr. Hamada has 9 years of experience working for a Japanese trading company from 2003. His principal assignment was importation and exportation, insurance arrangement, and project management thorough his sales career in aviation and automotive industries. He worked for Chicago and Mexico offices as a sales manager, and he was assigned to establish new business and create new marketing strategy. During his course in MBA, he researched the effectiveness and necessity of captive insurance company for Japanese corporations.

Mr. Hamada holds B.A. in Economics and Politics from Meiji University, and MBA (Risk Management Major) from Keio University.

Contact us

MAIL: info@fsmmibc.com
TEL +691 320 6949
FAX +691 320 7949

Head Office
VB Center Suite 2D
14 Pohn Umpomp Place
Nett, Pohnpei, FM96941
Federated States of Micronesia
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Postal Address
P.O. Box 902
Kolonia, Pohnpei, FM96941
Federated States of Micronesia