MetLife Bangladesh is the largest life insurer in the country. It serves over a million customers and is a major employer in Bangladesh with over 16,000 field force and employees. Established in 1952, the company was popularly known as ‘ALICO’ until its acquisition by MetLife, Inc. globally in November 2010 when it was co-branded as ‘MetLife Alico’ and later as ‘MetLife’ in 2015.
MetLife offers financial protection to the people of Bangladesh through a mix of traditional and innovative products such as individual and group life insurance policies, pension schemes, children’s education policy, Shariah based (Takaful) saving schemes and accident and health products. The products are designed to suit people of different age groups, professions and income ranges.
M Nurul Islam
Chairman, Bangladesh, Nepal & Myanmar
Syed Hammadul Karim
General Manager, Bangladesh
Jafar Sadeque Chowdhury
Chief Distribution Officer
Chief Operations Officer
Nafis Akhter Ahmed
Chief Agency Officer
Chief Financial Officer
MetLife Bangladesh at a Glance
Last updated on January 2018
Registered Name: American Life Insurance Company
Market Leader: Since 1997
Number of Customers: More than 1 million
Number of Sales Offices: 9
Number of Customer Touch Points: 14
Number of Agencies: 217
Number of Unit Offices: 56
Number of Financial Associates: 16,000 +
Primary Products & Services: Individual Life Insurance, Accident & Health, Group Life and Health, Employee Benefits, Annuities, etc.
Financial Strength: AAA Credit Rating in Bangladesh
Awards & Recognitions: Received top tax payers’ award from NBR, Bangladesh
18 - 20 Motijheel C.A.
Dhaka – 1000