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Old Mutual is a premium African financial services group that offers a broad spectrum of financial solutions to retail and corporate customers across key markets in 17 countries.
Established in 1865, over 173 years ago by a group of European settlers at the Cape of Good Hope in Western Cape. Guided by a motto which says “Sataris Amicus” which means a certain friend, in an uncertain times, the company has grown in leaps and bounds to become one of the top financial services companies in Africa. Over the years, Old Mutual has demonstrated uncommon commitment to building long lasting relationships, and fostering social and economic development across Africa.
Old Mutual has a strong presence in South Africa and operates in the SADEC region countries of Namibia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Swaziland and Botswana. The financial services giant is also operating East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and South Sudan. In West Africa, Old Mutual is investing in Ghana and Nigeria.
Old Mutual has been in Nigeria since 2014. The company acquired businesses from Oceanic Life and General and also partners with Ecobank. Besides these, Old Mutual is in partnership with the Nigerian National Investment Authority and has over 700 million dollars’ worth of investment in agriculture and real estate sectors.
Old Mutual is the first South African organization to have a direct interaction with a Nigerian organization based in South Africa The Nigerian Voice newspaper and not through the Diplomatic missions or government to the community-. The company believes that theme of Nigeria Community Excellence Awards resonates well with its values and aspirations.
“The vision of our organization is to be our customers most trusted partner. We are passionate about helping them achieve their lifelong financial goals. The critical thing is that we want our customer to trust us. We want to do things that engender trust in our customers,” Mr. Jonas Mushosho, MD of Old Mutual for the rest of Africa.
For this reason the Nigerian former Ambassador recognizes and appreciates Old Mutual for recognizing, appreciating and empowering hard work, dedic