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Sanlam is a diversified financial services company founded in South Africa, with presence in 33 countries on the African continent, as well as presence in India, Malaysia and selected developed markets. It has four business clusters and offers several financial products, including life insurance, general insurance, savings and investment, asset and wealth management, retail credit, financial planning and advice and healthcare. The financial institution has 154,675 employees and has more than ZAR 900 billion of assets under management. It aims to have more than 50 million customers across Africa to access it financial solutions by 2025.

Ranking position
#198 /395
Total score
11.5 /100
Industry Rank
Insurance #37
Measurement area Score Rank (0-395)

Governance and strategy

4.8 /40 #207

Respecting planetary boundaries

2.8 /30 #162

Adhering to societal conventions

4.0 /30 #177

Leading practices

Risks and opportunities

More about the company

South Africa
Results 2021
Net income: ZAR 200.13 billion; AUM: ZAR 563.03 billion
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Number of employees

This financial institution is part of the SDG2000, the 2,000 most influential companies

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