Sanlam was established in South Africa over 100 years ago and in recent years, has successfully expanded the business to 40 countries across the world. Driven by our belief in the African continent and commitment to pan-African values, we have an extensive African footprint with business in 33 African countries. We have always held true to our purpose of empowering people to live their best possible lives. We offer financial services in five focused expertise areas of Insurance, Financial Planning, Retirement, Investments and Wealth. Our business clusters are: Life and Savings, Santam, Sanlam Emerging Markets and Sanlam Investment Group.* The company description for this page is added by the organisation and is not written by Top Employers Institute.