23rd November 2017

CNBC: Beyond Borders: Insuring the future

As part of an online sustainable development series for CNBC and UBS, MicroEnsure have been featured in a segment called Beyond Borders: Insuring the future as an example of innovators developing solutions which address the UN Sustainable Development Goal of No Poverty. The article highlights why Richard Leftley started MicroEnsure and how technology has enabled […]


15th November 2017

MicroEnsure: Emerging InsureTech Company of the Year 2017 India – Frost & Sullivan Analyst’s view

Dr. Sunaina Singh, Senior Consultant – Transformational Health Practice, Frost & Sullivan gives an overview of the Frost & Sullivan Emerging InsureTech Company of the Year award, the selection process and why MicroEnsure won this prestigious award.


15th November 2017

How MicroEnsure created a win:win with African telcos

Richard Leftley, CEO, MicroEnsure, gives an outline of how MicroEnsure as a company approached distributing insurance to the underserved mass market in Africa and by tapping into the needs of both the telcos and the top up customers, created a win:win relationship for all participants. The article by Kate Douglas, from the sidelines of the Mastercard […]


13th November 2017

The Global State of Ultra-Poverty 2017: A global analysis of the greatest opportunities to end ultra-poverty by 2030.

Larry Reed, Senior Fellow at RESULTS and RESULTS Educational Fund shares the Global State of Ultra-Poverty report with MicroEnsure to continue to keep the forcus on ensuring that those living in ultra-poverty receive the targeted resources and focused attention of the global community to enable them to lift themselves out of the poverty that has […]


8th November 2017

MicroEnsure discusses Redefining the Insurance Value Proposition at InsureTech Connect Las Vegas 2017

InsureTech Connect, held on 3-4 October 2017 in Las Vegas,  is the world’s largest insurtech event — offering unparalleled access to the largest and most comprehensive gathering of tech entrepreneurs, investors and insurance industry incumbents from across the globe. Peter Gross, MicroEnsure Director Labs participated in a panel discussion along with representatives from Fosun RZ […]


8th November 2017

Servier Nigeria Pharmaceuticals, MicroEnsure West Africa Limited and FBN Insurance enter into a Strategic Collaboration

From Left: Adeola Akinyode (MicroEnsure), Ayoola Dominic (Director of Operations, MEA Division, Servier), Johan Schalkwyk (COO, FBN Insurance), Ekpe Ukpabio (Executive Director, FBN Insurance) at the contract signing held on October 26th 2017.   On November 1st, 2017, the parties launched ‘Servier Insurance’, a loyalty product which will provide Life and Health insurance cover to […]


1st November 2017

MicroEnsure Interview at 2017 India Best Practices Awards

Mumbai, India – October 09, 2017: MicroEnsure was named ‘India Emerging Insure-tech Company of the Year’ at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan India Best Practices Awards Banquet held on October 05, 2017 at ITC Maratha, Mumbai. Through this link you can see the award presentation to MicroEnsure, followed by an interview held directly after the awards with Richard Leftley, […]


24th October 2017

10 Million Indian Customers Access Free Insurance with Airtel Payments Bank

  In just 12 months since launch in November 2016, more than 10 million Airtel Payments Bank customers have opened a bank account that provides free personal accident insurance. Airtel Payments Bank have been able to offer customers that open a savings account, 30 days personal accident insurance renewing every 30 days if the customer […]


9th October 2017

Frost & Sullivan Bestows MicroEnsure with “India Emerging Insure-tech Company of the Year” Award at its 2017 India Best Practices Awards Banquet

Mumbai, India – October 09, 2017: MicroEnsure was named ‘India Emerging Insure-tech Company of the Year’ at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan India Best Practices Awards Banquet held on October 05, 2017 at ITC Maratha, Mumbai. MicroEnsure has been addressing the insurance needs of low-to-middle income groups in Asia and Africa for over a decade through its innovative range […]


9th October 2017

Philippines 10th Anniversary Year!

2017 has been the year of celebration for the MicroEnsure Philippines team as it has been commemorating its 10th year. At the beginning of the year, 27 January,2017, Mr. Angelo B. Solarte, Executive Director of Tatay sa Kauswagan Inc. (TSKI), one of our key partners attended an event to mark the beginning of the year […]