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Afri Life Insurance Ltd. is the local operating brand of Afri Life Holdings Limited. Afri Life was founded in the year 2019 when the group extended its footprint here in Mauritius by acquiring 100% of Metropolitan Life (Mauritius) Ltd. from MMI holdings of South Africa. Afri Life Insurance continues to service the life and pension customers of Mauritian Eagle Life and Metropolitan Life. Afri Life is an excellent investor, supported by a strong management team that will provide a firm foundation for future success and growth thus focusing on sustaining and building on the excellent reputation and standing that the company currently enjoys. We are committed to maintaining that position as of the leading insurance providers on the island with our strong Afri Life management team. The group has a very strong pedigree with a Wealth Management expertise, a growing Private Equity business and a prudent Asset Management company in its portfolio.

Afrilife Insurance vision


To be the most trusted and preferred Life Insurance Company in Africa.
Afrilife Insurance mission


To always provide innovative products and services to delight our customers in a transparent and honest life

To serve our stakeholders through Long-Term Savings, Protection and Retirement Solutions and provide a business with strong social relevance.


The Management team

  • Rahul Mathur

    Rahul Mathur

    Chief Executive Officer
    An experienced professional with extensive exposure in the field of Banking, Insurance, and the Financial Services industry in general. Rahul had the opportunity of being closely associated with the related aspects of sales, customer satisfaction as well as business relationships.

  • Kamlesh Ramjutton

    Kamlesh Ramjutton

    Chief Distribution Officer
    Kamlesh Ramjutton Holds an MBA and has over 20 years of professional experience. He has in the past held the position of Head of Financial Planning with BAML, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing (supervising over 600 Insurance Advisors and other Sales Distribution Channels) for the BAI Co (Mauritius) Ltd and Head of Business Development at NIC.

  • Lucia Purseramen

    Lucia Purseramen

    Assistant Finance Manager
    Lucia has more than 10 years working experience in the insurance industry and joined Afri Life Insurance Ltd in January 2021 as Assistant Finance Manager. She holds a BSC (Hons) degree in Accounting minor Information Systems

  • Ziyaad Hosenally

    Ziyaad Hosenally

    IT Manager
    Ziyaad joined the company in May 2019 as IT Manager. He is an experienced Information Technology Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the Insurance Industry for more than 15 years.

  • Graziella Cupidon-Singh

    Graziella Cupidon-Singh

    Manager-Group Business & Alliances
    With more than 10 years of experience in the Insurance Industry and an active member of the Insurance Institute of Mauritius and Chartered Insurance Institute of London. Graziella has specialized in the Life Insurance sector.

  • Nizam Ladan

    Nizam Ladan

    Operations Manager
    Nizam holds an MBA (General) from Management College of Southern Africa (SA) and a BSC (Hons) in Management from the University of Technology, Mauritius. He has over 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry having headed different functions such as Customer Service, HR & Administration, Quality Management and Life Operations.

  • Mihad Coowar

    Mihad Coowar

    Head of Sales
    Mr Mihad Coowar joined the Company in November 2014 and was appointed as an Executive Director in October 2018. Mihad has over 30 years' experience in the field of Human Resources both in the UK and Mauritius where he held a number of managerial positions. Mihad is a member of the Institute for Personnel & Development in the UK.