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MetLife in Bangladesh

Our story in Bangladesh

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.

Key Management

M Nurul Islam
Chairman, Bangladesh, Nepal & Myanmar

Syed Hammadul Karim
General Manager, Bangladesh

Jafar Sadeque Chowdhury
Chief Distribution Officer

Akhlaqur Rahman
Chief Operations Officer

Nafis Akhter Ahmed
Chief Agency Officer

Ala Uddin
Chief Financial Officer

MetLife Bangladesh at a Glance

Last updated on January 2018

Established: 1952
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

Head Office
MetLife Building
18 - 20 Motijheel C.A.
Dhaka – 1000