OMINVEST has a diversified portfolio of investments in the insurance sector, spread over general, health, life and reinsurance in the region. Our insurance portfolio comprises (i) National Life & General Insurance, (ii) International General Insurance (IGI), (iii) Ahlia Insurance and (iv) Takaful Oman.
National Life & General Insurance Company (NLGIC) is our subsidiary and largest investment in the insurance sector. It recorded total gross written premiums of $298 million in 2017 and has grown net profits at an impressive compound annual growth rate of 31% over the last 3 years. NLGIC is the largest insurance company in Oman, growing fast in the UAE and has successfully commenced operations in Kuwait. Moving beyond its core areas of Life and Medical Insurance, NLGIC is rapidly expanding into General Insurance and looking to diversify outside GCC markets.
OMINVEST, through its subsidiary Jabreen Capital, owns 20.0% of IGI. It is a leading international reinsurance company with a worldwide portfolio of Energy, Property, Construction, Ports, Financial Institutions, Aviation and other sectors. IGI is registered in the DIFC.
OMINVEST, through its subsidiary Jabreen Capital, owns 24.3% of Al Ahlia Insurance Oman. It is one of the oldest non-life insurance companies in Oman and is part of the global RSA Insurance Group. Ahlia offers insurance products to retail and commercial clients. Its products include motor, travel, home, marine and specialty lines.
OMINVEST, through its subsidiary Jabreen Capital, owns 18.0% of Takaful Oman. It is the first full-fledged Islamic insurance provider in Oman and operates through two segments: General Takaful and Family Takaful.