Eastern Africa Region

Our Nairobi office is Continental Re’s underwriting centre for the Eastern region.  As a subsidiary, Continental Reinsurance (Kenya) Limited commenced underwriting business in 2013.  This office serves the Eastern region which comprises Kenya, Burundi, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Seychelles, Tanzania and Uganda.

Products & Services

We are a composite reinsurer offering capacity and services across the full spectrum of Non-Life and Life business lines.  We have a diversified team of experts strategically deployed throughout our regional operations.  Our clients enjoy unparalleled reinsurance underwriting, claims, advisory and training services.

Contact Person

Souvik Banerjea

Managing Director

Souvik’s career in insurance has spanned more than 30 years. He has gained his experience in the insurance industry in various organizations namely: The New India Assurance in both India and Japan, African Reinsurance Corporation and African Trade Insurance Agency where he worked since September 2011 up to the time of joining Continental Reinsurance. He holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from R.A. Podar Institute of Management, University of Rajasthan, India. He majored in Marketing Management and minor electives were in Personnel Management. As a first degree, he undertook a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) at the University of Rajasthan, India. He is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of India and has undertaken various professional programmes with premier institutions like C.I.I., London, and National Insurance Academy, Pune.

Contact details
Continental Reinsurance Ltd
197 Lenana Place (4th Floor), Lenana Road, Nairobi
Tel: +254 2429391/2/3, 020-5137701
E-mail: sbanerjea@continental-re.com

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