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Pan Africa Insurance Holdings Limited (PAIHL) is a diversified financial services company listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). The firm offers a wide range of financial products and services in Insurance (Life Insurance through Pan Africa Life Assurance and General Insurance through its subsidiary Gateway Insurance), Asset management and Real Estate.

Founded in 1946, PAIHL has expanded over the years to its current footprint, with a presence in 3D towns across Kenya. It made history in 1963, becoming the first Insurance company to be listed on the NSE. Today, the firm is one of the fastest growing investment companies in Kenya; with its insurance business ranked amongst the leading in Kenya.

Sanlam has a majority shareholding in PAIHL, a partnership that has enabled synergies between the two brands. Through the partnership, PAIHL has been able to harness the global capability of Sanlam, which is the second largest insurance provider in Africa.

Pan Africa Insurance Holdings has rebranded to Sanlam.

Sanlam is a pan African financial services company which was founded in 1918 and is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Limited as well as the Namibian Stock Exchange. With a track record of 98 years, the Sanlam Group is a diversified financial services business with assets of more than $60 billion and an international footprint. The Sanlam Group has a global presence with offices throughout South Africa and business interests in 32 African countries, India, Malaysia, the USA, the UK and Australia. Areas of expertise include insurance, financial planning, retirement, investment and wealth, with comprehensive and tailored financial solutions to individual and institutional clients.



Sanlam Life Insurance Life InsuranceWe have a sense of life. Over the last sixty-seven years, Sanlam Life Insurance has covered more than 600 000 lives, and acquired a market share of over 16% of the Life business in Kenya., /kenya/PublishingImages/kenya_About.jpg?RenditionID=8
Sanlam General Insurance General InsuranceSanlam General Insurance Limited is the general insurance arm of Sanlam Kenya, and offers a comprehensive range of solutions to suit the needs of individuals, institutions and SMEs., /kenya/PublishingImages/kenya_About.jpg?RenditionID=8
Asset Management ManagementTo help you achieve your financial goals, Sanlam Investment offers a wide range of investment products that are designed to suit different investor risk and return preferences., /kenya/PublishingImages/kenya_About.jpg?RenditionID=8
Corporate Social Responsibility Social ResponsibilityWe’ve made it our mission to give more than we receive. We are committed to shaping the future of our country, creating opportunities for our youth and giving back to the community as a whole., /kenya/PublishingImages/kenya_About.jpg?RenditionID=8

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