December 17, 2014 9:31 PM ET


Company Overview of Metropolitan Life Limited

Company Overview

Metropolitan Life Limited develops, distributes, and administers individual life investment and risk products and services. It primarily targets the middle and lower income markets in South Africa. The company offers life cover, including cover for accidental death, life cover all causes decreasing, and life cover all causes; disability cover, including physical impairment accidental, physical impairment all causes, functional impairment, critical illness core, and critical illness comprehensive; lifestyle adjustment cover; and premium protection benefits. The company was formerly known as Metropolitan Homes Trust Life and changed its name to Metropolitan Life Limited in 1985. The company wa...

Parc du Cap Complex

Mispel Road


Cape Town,  7530

South Africa

Founded in 1897


27 21 940 5911


27 21 940 5370

Key Executives for Metropolitan Life Limited

Chief Executive of Retail Business
Chief Executive Officer of Momentum Investments and Group Actuary of Metropolitan Holdings Limited
Age: 49
Joint Managing Director
Age: 51
Chief Executive of Metropolitan Health Group
Age: 57
Director and Group Chief Executive of Metropolitan Holdings Limited
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Metropolitan Life Limited Key Developments

Metropolitan Mulls Acquisitions

Metropolitan Life Limited is seeking acquisition opportunities. Mervyn Cookson, Chief Executive Officer of Metropolitan, said that Metropolitan has already entered into negotiations to buy a Kenyan Insurance company and is eyeing more potential acquisitions.

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