Overview of Britam
Britam is a leading diversified financial services Group in the region with interest in Insurance, Asset Management, Banking and Property. We are a global financial services company with offices in London, Mauritius, Malta and Kenya.
The Group has a long-heritage, providing financial services since 1920. Companies within the group have been successful in providing investment products & services and are market leaders in their respective jurisdiction.
The Kenyan operation, Britam Insurance Co., was established in 1965 and has over 46 years of service in the Kenyan market providing individual life, group life, pensions, health care and property/casualty insurance.
The asset base of Britam in Kenya is in excess of Ksh 26 billion with brand equity value in excess of 6 Billion.
Britam is committed to providing clients with great service and competent financial expertise to help them meet their financial goals.
Britam Insurance Company
Britam Insurance Company (Kenya) Ltd has evolved over the years since its inception in Kenya in 1965. The company has grown from a home service based company to its current position as a financial services provider.
In 2004 there was a share swap whereby the ownership of Britam Insurance Company (Kenya) Ltd moved to Britam Investments Company. Britam Investments Company in turn established Britam Asset Managers Ltd. After the successful launch of Britam Asset Managers, the group reorganised its structure. The new organisation structure came into place in January 2007.
The company has grown tremendously. The gross premium earned for six months to 30th June 2012 was Kshs 3.3 Billion while the total assets were Kshs 32.3Billion. The General Insurance profit was Kshs 372 million.
The human resource has also grown to 298 employees and 993 financial advisors in 2012..
Britam Asset Managers
Britam Asset Managers was established in 2004 to offer asset management and investment advisory services to individuals and institutional clients and address a growing need for innovative investment products and services.
Britam Asset Managers has also launched a series of firsts in the market