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Al Ahlia wins ‘Oman Insurer of the Year’ award

1 Feb 2021

Al Ahlia Insurance, one of the leading insurance companies in Oman, received the ‘Oman Insurer of the Year’ award at MENA IR Awards 2021 for the eighth time. Previously, the company won the title in 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019 and 2020. 

The MENA IR Awards recognise and celebrate the ground-breaking achievements of insurers, reinsurers and brokers across the MENA region. 

The awards are judged by an independent panel of industry experts who evaluate the comprehensive performance of the organisation over the past 12 months. 

This year’s awards ceremony was held online on January 27 and was attended by well-known industry leaders and senior 
officials. 

Sheikh Khalid al Khalili, chairman – Al Ahlia, said, “Al Ahlia is proud to be the insurer of choice in Oman and this award validates the support that Al Ahlia has earned with its clients and customers. As Oman Insurer of the Year, Al Ahlia proudly serves the nation. Al Ahlia is leveraging its position to create In-country Value through local SME entrepreneurship opportunities for Omani nationals. The company has been appointing a number of Omani insurance agents that are SMEs which in turn is creating further jobs and sustainable value. I am certain that this award will further inspire the company and the 
staff to continue their excellent performance.” 

Speaking on the achievement, Praveen Kumar, CEO, Al Ahlia Insurance, said, “2020 has been a challenging year in many ways. Winning the ‘Oman Insurer of the Year’ in such exceptional circumstances is a testimony to the resilience demonstrated by the entire team at Al Ahlia and the positive attitude we have maintained and inspired in all our stakeholder relationships. 

“We dedicate this award to all those in the service industry who have worked selflessly in the fight against the pandemic in Oman.” 

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