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WHO WE ARE

We are the private sector champion of the pan-African reinsurance industry

We have developed an extensive network across Africa in order to serve our clients, premised on our ‘pan-African commitment made local’. With an emphasis on trusted relationships, we build on our diversified and profitable portfolio to offer uncompromising service and technical capability.
Security rating
We are rated B+(good) for financial strength by AM Best rating company.

REGIONS

Footprint and portfolio mix

We conduct business in more than 50 African countries, serviced from six regional offices covering the key economic zones and regions in Africa.
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REGIONS

Footprint and portfolio mix

We conduct business in more than 50 African countries, serviced from six regional offices covering the key economic zones and regions in Africa.

CALENDAR

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RESPONSIBILITY

Journalism Awards

Sponsored by Continental Reinsurance, the Pan-African (Re)Insurance Journalism Awards recognise the outstanding work of journalists reporting on (re)insurance from across the continent. Successful candidates have to demonstrate how their articles have raised awareness and understanding of the (re)insurance sector in Africa.

Testimonials

What our customers say about us

"I have seen quite a lot of support from Continental Re, they have continually supported all sides and other insurance members. They have sponsored transportation during conferences. The flexibility that comes with that is good for the company. I am a witness to their efforts in supporting the insurance industry."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Continental Re is creating a brand as a strong, dependable, and supportive African reinsurer with a healthy balance sheet."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"We have a good business relationship with Continental Re. The response time is swift, easily approachable, and timely settlement of claims; the most important elements in the reinsurance business."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Very timely in response to claim settlements, customers’ needs and providing solutions to challenges especially in terms of risk analysis."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Continental Re is among the giant African reinsurance companies started way back in 90's. It is now fully experienced in reinsurance matters. We are really enjoying having them on board our treaties."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"I think they are best at customer service… It is straight forward; what you need you get. You don’t need to know anyone as a customer. They are reliable without hitches."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Good business relationship and a preferred partner."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"The management and team have always been very professional, supportive and reliable."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Staff in-charge of our market are responsive, knowledgeable and dedicated in what they do."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"Continental Re has been very responsive especially in handling cash calls on short notice and other claims matters."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"The team at Continental Re is always solution driven and are very highly ethical in their practice."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

"One of the best reinsurance companies in Africa."

Internal Customer

"Being an insider, I’m aware that Continental Re runs a tight ship, very well managed professionally, with a clear vision, and a well-articulated strategy to execute the vision."

Internal Customer

"Continental Re is a personable brand."

Internal Customer

"Continental Re is customer centric and has a Pan-African vision which is best suited for our continent. The company also tries it's best to take care of the needs of its employees where possible. I have personally grown in leaps and bounds."

KANTAR brand perception survey, 2020

LET'S WORK TOGETHER

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We have a diversified team of experts strategically deployed throughout our regional operations.