As published by the Daily News on June 25th2018
AON Tanzania has formally rebranded to JH Minet Tanzania, following the acquisition of its shareholding by Minet Holdings Africa and local partners Shashikrant and Rajendra B Dave.
The new company will now be a part of Minet Holdings Africa, the African insurance brokerage company. It was formed by Capitalworks to operate as the parent company for all of the operations acquire from Aon across Africa.
Chief Executive Officer of Minet Holdings Africa, Mr Joseph Onsando said at the launch of the new brand name in Dar es Salaam over the weekend that, Aon’s local shareholding was transferred to Capitalworks and the local partners, Shashikrant and Rajendra B Dave. “JH Minet is benefitting name for Tanzania operations. It is a name that is widely respected and recognised across Africa, particularly within East Africa Region,” he said. Furthermore, he said the new group will trade as Minet, the brand based in Africa will become Aon’s largest Global Network Correspondent. According to him, the company’s products and service offerings will remain unchanged and will continue to include risk management solutions for a wide range of industries, including the agricultural, mining, retail and telecommunications sectors as well as risk specific solutions such its cyber-security offering that spans all sectors.
Chief Executive Officer of the new JH Minet Tanzania, Mr Raju Dave has assured to continue offering the same exceptional service that has been accustomed. “Combining our products and service offering with innovative technologies will enable us to reduce the costs of serving our clients, tailor-make products that address market specific requirements and streamline internal process. By embracing agility in our strategy, we aim to expand market penetration” said Mr Dave.