Vanguard Assurance, a member of the Vanguard Group was established in the year 1974 and takes pride in being the first indigenous, composite, insurance company in Ghana. Over the years, the company has expanded its portfolio from life and fire insurance to a larger number of life and non-life insurance products.
Mission: To offer financial security through innovative insurance solutions that delight our customers.
Vision: To be the preferred Insurer fulfilling our customer needs and aspirations.
Motivated by its, mission, vision and values, the company has built the confidence of clients in the area of prompt settlement of genuine claims and settled claims to the tune of GHS40,000,000 in the year 2015 alone.
Vanguard Assurance Co. Ltd, has, over the years, been a major contributor to the establishment of other financial institutions and insurance companies such as CAL Bank, Ghana Leasing Company, Juaben Rural Bank, Consolidated Discount House Securities Ltd and its very own Vanguard Life Assurance Co. Ltd.
The company has stood tall among other insurance companies several times and has received recognition in the following:
Ghana Club 100 Best Insurance Company of the Year (2004)
CIMG Insurance Company of the Year (2007,2008,2009 & 2010)
Most Supportive Insurance Company (2014)
CIMG Hall of Fame Insurer (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014)
Vanguard Assurance has also taken upon itself the social responsibility of supporting institutions in various ways and some beneficiaries of their programmes are:
The Cardio Thoracic Centre, Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital
University of Ghana Business and Medical School
St. Margaret Mary Children’s Hospital
The Frafraha Faith Foster Home
Traditional: Motor, Fire, Burglary, Accident, Bonds, Engineering, Energy, Marine, Oil and Gas Insurance
Innovative: Vanguard Comprehensive Motor Insurance, Vanguard Happy Home Insurance, Ladies Kitchen Insurance, Vanguard Shop Insurance, Hospital Insurance Policy, Vanguard Bupa IHI &CICL and Vanguard Group Taxi Policy
The company has also created the Vanguard Mobile App, to make its services more accessible and time convenient.