Phnom Penh 18th May 2022 – Dai-ichi Life Insurance Cambodia and Sacombank Cambodia celebrated their first year’s bancassurance partnership that provides long-term life insurance protection and savings to Cambodian families. The celebration also recognized the achievements of and contributions from Sacombank Cambodia’s top branches in 2021.
The event was attended by Mr. Allen Thai, CEO of Dai-ichi Life Insurance Cambodia and Mr. Nguyen Nhi Thanh, Vice Chairman cum General Director of Sacombank Cambodia, along with senior management from both companies, Banca Business Managers and Financial Advisors.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Allen Thai, CEO of Dai-ichi Life Insurance Cambodia, said “We are thrilled to celebrate this first anniversary of our bancassurance partnership. It has been an extremely successful and rewarding years for both companies.”
“As a Japan’s leading life insurer since 1902, Dai-ichi Life Insurance is a long-term player and is committed to building a secured financial future for the people of Cambodia. We provide competitive products and professional services through our financial advisors based at Sacombank Cambodia branches to meet the growing demand for life insurance protection and long-term savings for Cambodians," he added.
Mr. Nguyen Nhi Thanh, Vice Chairman cum General Director of Sacombank Cambodia said: “We are delighted to see the positive results of this partnership. One thing is for sure, we will continue to do this and are committed to making the partnership between the two companies grow more and more long-term so that we can provide quality banking products and services to meet the client’s needs of both parties.”
Mr. Nguyen Nhi Thanh added: “In the first year, Sacombank Cambodia and Dai-ichi Life Cambodia have also launched Bancassurance products with many special incentive programs for clients and employees. The protection cover provided to our customers has exceeded USD5.5 million. This is impressive considering the partnership was launched during the Covid-19 pandemic.
I would like to say thanks and appreciate the continuous efforts of the Board of Management and staff of Sacombank Cambodia and Daiichi Life (Cambodia), for contributing to our success. Under the direction and strong support of the management of the two companies, we firmly believe that we will continue to achieve even greater results in the coming time.
About Dai-ichi Life Insurance
Dai-ichi Life Insurance (Cambodia) PLC. (“Dai-ichi Life”) is a subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (“DLHD”) which is a leading life insurer in Japan with more than 119 years of history. DLHD is A+ rated by the S&P and is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Since its establishment in 1902, DLHD has been committed to stand by the side of our customers and their loved ones, for life, and make concerted efforts to deliver “Peace-of-mind” under our philosophy of “Customer First”. We contribute to local communities by passing on peace-of-mind through providing life insurance and related services.
* * Dai-ichi Life Group has strong fundamentals, solid capital base with total assets of US$574 Billion and premiums of more than US$43 Billion. (as of March 31, 2020).
About Sacombank Cambodia
Opened its first Phnom Penh Branch in 2009, Sacombank is one of the leading commercial banks in Vietnam with more than 14,000 employees and more than 560 business locations in the region. The bank offers broad range of banking products & services to private individuals, self-employed customers as well as small and medium sized enterprises in the region wide.
Up to now, Sacombank Cambodia has developed its own network with 1 head office and 9 branches with over 257 employees and 22,000 active clients with diversified banking and finance operations, increasing competitiveness and market penetration together contribute to Cambodia's socio-economic development.