Broker Ascoma joins IBN – Africa
Brokerage group Ascoma’s employee benefits unit, Ascoma EB, in August 2018 joined global employee benefits broker network IBN (International Benefits Network) as a member for Morocco, Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Cameroon, Gabon, Congo Brazzaville, and Congo DRC.
Based in Monaco, Ascoma Group has 34 locations in 24 countries, including 22 in Africa, and more than 700 employees (600 in Africa). Ascoma was the first independent broker network in sub-Saharan Africa, where it has been established for more than sixty years. It has an “Africa desk” in Paris, France that can coordinate P/C and EB coverage across the continent.
Led by Nicolas Diakité, who is based in Casablanca, Morocco, Ascoma EB has deep experience in health and life insurance and specializes in tailor-made solutions, managing both employee benefits and individual risks. It runs a network of more than 3,000 medical health providers, 70 medical advisers and has more than 500,000 beneficiaries across Africa.