AIA Hong Kong has received top honour in the “Banking & Investment – Insurance” category at the “OL Favorite Brand Awards 2015”, jointly organised by female monthly magazine Jessica and beauty trend weekly Jessica Fashion & Beauty. The accolade underscores the AIA brand’s success in responding to tastes of the new generation as well as the support it enjoys across different cultural, social and age groups. It also demonstrates how AIA has effectively reached out to the market of the modern, urban woman in Hong Kong to become the segment’s first choice for insurance.
Mr Jacky Chan, Chief Executive Officer of AIA Hong Kong and Macau, said, “AIA is committed to delivering on our brand promise as ‘The Real Life Company’ to accompany our customers through the ups and downs of life’s different stages. This means reaching out to customers from all walks of life with different cultural, social and financial backgrounds. The continuous support and recognition we receive are a testament to our ‘customer-centric’ approach and our efforts as a company to put our customers at the heart of our business. We look forward to continuing to exceed our customers’ expectations through excellence in product design, service and brand promotion.”
The “OL Favorite Brand Awards” marks its second year this year. Organised by female monthly magazine Jessica and beauty trend weekly Jessica Fashion & Beauty, the 2015 awards had 22 categories. Nominees were chosen by the magazine’s editorial board while winners were selected by an online public poll. The winners are widely recognised and credited for their excellent performance.
About AIA Hong Kong and AIA Macau
AIA Hong Kong and AIA Macau are subsidiaries of AIA Group Limited. AIA Group Limited established its operations in Hong Kong in 1931. We have the largest team of financial planners in Hong Kong and Macau*, now around 11,000, as well as an extensive network of brokerage and bancassurance partners who serve around 1.78 million customers. Our products range from individual life, group life, accident, medical and health, personal lines insurance to investment-linked products with numerous investment options. We are also dedicated to providing superb product solutions to meet the financial needs of high net worth customers.
* As of 31 December 2014
AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively “AIA” or the “Group”) comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group. It has a presence in 18 markets in Asia-Pacific – wholly-owned branches and subsidiaries in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, New Zealand, Macau, Brunei, a 97 per cent subsidiary in Sri Lanka, a 26 per cent joint venture in India and representative offices in Myanmar and Cambodia.
The business that is now AIA was first established in Shanghai over 90 years ago. It is a market leader in the Asia-Pacific region (ex-Japan) based on life insurance premiums and holds leading positions across the majority of its markets. It had total assets of US$167 billion as of 30 November 2014.
AIA meets the long-term savings and protection needs of individuals by offering a range of products and services including life insurance, accident and health insurance and savings plans. The Group also provides employee benefits, credit life and pension services to corporate clients. Through an extensive network of agents, partners and employees across Asia-Pacific, AIA serves the holders of more than 28 million individual policies and over 16 million participating members of group insurance schemes.
AIA Group Limited is listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited under the stock code “1299” with American Depositary Receipts (Level 1) traded on the over-the-counter market (ticker symbol: “AAGIY”).