Accra — 27/07/2020 — Surfline Communications, Ghana’s leading 4G LTE internet service provider has partnered with Prudential Life Insurance Ghana(“Prudential”), a leading insurer in the country to provide an insurance package for employees of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Ghana dubbed‘Surf Insure’.
This first-of-its-kind partnership will extend life insurance cover to employees of SMEs who are Surfline subscribers signed onto Surf Insure. The subscribers will be entitled to a Hospital Cash Plan (HCP)benefit if hospitalized and Funeral Support in the event of death. Employees of SMEs and other institutions will be able to choose from varied data bundles on Surfline to enjoy these insurance benefits.
The Hospital Cash Plan (HCP) is a living benefit that provides financial support to an employee who suffers some form of income loss due to hospitalization whiles the Farewell Funeral Support compensates the family of the insured life with an agreed sum assured should the employee pass on.
Speaking on this partnership, Head of Commercial Business at Surfline, Mr. David Afugani, said “this partnership is aimed at giving our cherished customers more value for being on Surfline. We are always ready to partner like-minded organizations to delight our customers”.
Matt Lilley, CEO of Prudential Africa, said Prudential is committed to forging partnerships that align with our purpose of helping people get the most out of life. Providing insurance cover using data on telecommunication networks is a welcome initiative for Prudential that has built a successful life insurance businesses by combining its effective agency force, with long-term bank partnerships.
Mr. Tetteh Ayitevie, The Chief Strategy Officer at Prudential Life Insurance Ghana said, “We are excited to partner with Surfline to bring the benefits of life insurance to more Ghanaians. This partnership is iconic and will merge the convenience of fast internet with the comfort of taking care of the uncertainties that life may bring”
About Surfline Communications
Founded in 2011, Surfline Communications, Ghana’s leading 4GLTE provider, leads in 4GLTE services for homes and businesses. The company offers a wide range of products and services designed to make people and businesses efficient and productive.
About Prudential Life Insurance Ghana
Prudential Life Insurance Ghana is atop five life insurance company in Ghana. It employs approximately 100 staff,over 1,500 agents with over 2 million customers. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Prudential Plc. For more information, visit www.prudential.com.gh.