Monday, June 29, 2015
AEGON Religare Life Insurance marks a Hat-trick at the Indian Insurance Awards
Bags E- Business award for the 3rd consecutive year
Mumbai, June 29, 2015: AEGON Religare Life Insurance (ARLI) is awarded the E-Business Leader at the Indian insurance awards, 2015 in Mumbai. This is the third year in a row that AEGON Religare is being awarded this honour. The E-Business Leader award seeks to revere an insurer that has played a vital role in deploying the online insurance channel effectively for marketing, lead generation and sales for the business. The award seeks to commend an insurer bringing special focus on this nascent distribution channel.
At the occasion, Mr KS Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer at ARLI said, “We are extremely delighted and proud to be honoured as the E-Business Leader at the Indian Insurance Awards for the third year in a row. We would like to thank each and every customer in the Indian life insurance industry who has chosen to cover their life online. We are proud to be the first insurer to introduce online life cover few years ago. In the days to come we would consistently work towards simplification and continue to lead the changes in the industry.”
He added; “This appreciation further strengthens our leadership position and marks an important milestone. Aegon Religare Life Insurance strongly believes in creating simplified buying processes and Gen-Next insurance products. We will continue with our efforts around offering our customers with superior value propositions that will meet their needs in the days to come.”
The Indian Insurance Awards - 5th Edition were held at the Lalit Hotel in Mumbai on June 25, 2015. The jury members were, Mr. S B Mathur, Former Secretary General Life Insurance Council; Mr. R Krishnamurthy, Senior Advisor, Towers Watson; Mr. R Chandrasekaran, Secretary General, General Insurance Council and Mr. Joydeep Roy, Member - Governing Council, Insurance Information Bureau of India; Independent Director - CAMS Repository Services Ltd & Financial Planning Corporation of India.
About AEGON Religare Life Insurance Company
AEGON, an international provider of life insurance, pensions and asset management and Religare, India’s leading diversified financial services groups have come together to launch AEGON Religare Life Insurance Company Limited (ARLI). This venture is dedicated to build a customer-centric business and provide a work environment that fosters excellence and innovation. This joint venture adopts a local approach with the power of global expertise. AEGON’s has grown into an international company, with businesses in more than 25 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia. AEGON is one of the world’s leading financial services organizations providing life insurance, pensions and asset management. Religare Enterprises Limited (REL) is one of India’s leading diversified financial services groups and offers an integrated suite of financial services including asset management, life and health insurance, lending, broking, investment banking, and wealth management. Religare Enterprises is headquartered in New Delhi and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) in India. AEGON Religare Life Insurance launched its pan-India operations in July-2008 and is headquartered in Mumbai. The company serves over 3.9lakh customers across India with 96% claim settlement ratio. The agency channel comprises of over 8000 advisors who are attached to over 67 branches spread across 52 cities in India.