We are a leading financial services group, originally established as a life insurance company in 1918. We demutualised and listed on the JSE Limited and Namibian Stock Exchange in 1998.Our head office is in Bellville near Cape Town in South Africa and we have offices throughout South Africa and business interests elsewhere in Africa, Europe, India, the USA and Australia.
Sanlam is a pioneer in transformation and the Ubuntu-Botho transaction in 2004 reinforced its position as a leading financial services group, underpinned by quality BEE leadership and a comprehensive strategy to ensure meaningful and broad-based participation across South Africa. The Group is also actively involved in CSI programmes with a focus in the areas of education, HIV/Aids, economic development and social development. Its CSI budget equates more that 0,5% of net profit after tax.