Aegon, one of the world's leading financial services organizations, providing life insurance, pensions and asset management and Bennett, Coleman & Company, India's leading media conglomerate, have come together to launch Aegon Life Insurance Company Limited. This venture is dedicated to build a customer-centric business and provide a work environment that fosters excellence and innovation. This joint venture adopts a local approach with the power of global expertise.
Aegon Life launched its pan-India operations in July, 2008 following a multi-channel distribution strategy with a vision to help people plan their life better. The fulfillment of this vision is based upon having a complete product suite, providing customised advice and enhancing the overall customer experience.
Aegon Life has launched a suite of products that are focused on providing the customer with the means to meeting their long-term financial goals. At the same time, product development has been founded on the tenet of providing the customer with great value. In 2015, the Indian Insurance Awards, honoured Aegon Life as the 'E-Business Leader', for the third year in a row, under the category of Overall Insurance Industry Awards.
Aegon's roots go back 170 years – to the first half of the nineteenth century. Since then, Aegon has grown into an international company, with businesses in more than 25 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia. In the US, Aegon's leading market, it operates under the Transamerica brand. Today, Aegon is one of the world's leading financial services organizations, providing life insurance, pensions and asset management. Aegon never loses sight of its purpose to help its customers secure their long-term financial future. With more than 28,000 employees, it has 558 billion Euros of revenue-generating investments and 24.8 billion Euros of total capitalization at year-end 2014.http://www.aegon.com
The Times Group is India’s largest media conglomerate with its flagship Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited (BCCL) being the largest publishing company in India and South-Asia. Starting off with The Times of India – which is now the largest English publication in the world, BCCL and its subsidiaries (called The Times of India Group), are present in every existing media platform – Newspapers, Magazines, Books, TV, Radio, Internet, Event Management, Outdoor Display, Music, Movies and more. With a turnover exceeding a billion dollars, the group has the support of over 25,000 advertisers, 11,000 employees and an audience spanning across all continents.