2 The Chief Executive Officer, Sanlam Pan Africa (SPA) Life Insurance Cluster, Mr Robert Dommisse, said at the inauguration that the rebranding would apply to life and general insurance businesses of the firm.
He said the rebranding would strengthen Sanlam’s strategy to deliver excellent products and services to clients, and would also support efforts to enhance the company’s presence across Africa.
7 “Nigeria has always been one of the most important markets for the Sanlam Group because the country is a key economy on the African continent.
8 “It is imperative that Sanlam has strong presence and operation in Nigeria.
9 “We have a good business in the Nigerian market and we are going to continue to invest and grow the operation.
10 “It is important for us to do so under the Sanlam brand so that our existing and potential customers will know that they will be getting the full support of the promises we make in the market,” Dommisse said.
12 “The underwriter is committed to continuously promote consumer access and inclusion in financial services across the African continent.
13 “The introduction of the Sanlam brand is a milestone development for Nigeria.
14 “Through our innovative brand offer, we look forward to delivering services that will empower generations of Nigerians to be financially secure, confident and prosperous,” Mimiko said.
15 Mr Bode Opadokun, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Sanlam General Insurance Nigeria Ltd., said the insurance company had continued to evolve its business and products to add value to many lives.
16 “As we step into another exciting phase of our journey, we look forward to delivering services through the compelling brand of Africa’s leading non-banking financial services organisation both in the Nigerian market and West African region,” he said.
17 The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Sanlam Group, established in 1918 as a life insurance company, is listed on the Johannesburg, Namibian and A2X stock exchanges, with presence in over 33 countries.