About Us

Our Story/ Who we are.

About overview

over 30 years & counting

Occidental Insurance Company Ltd was incorporated in 1984 and has been transacting insurance business for over three decades since 1987.

The company has grown its Gross Written Premium from 11 Million in 1987 to Premium of over 2.6 Billion in 2017 and its asset base to 3.7 Billion.


Billion in
Gross Premium

By end of December 2017

At OIC we offer General Insurance in areas such as; Fire & Perils, Motor Insurance, Home Insurance, Travel Insurance, Marine, Engineering, Theft among others. We provide protection to our clients’ wealth wherever they are in line with our vision of being the most reliable protector of wealth and health in the East African Region allowing you to LIVE LIFE CONFIDENT.

We Occidental Insurance Company provide exemplary and efficient services in the insurance business at the most reasonable prices and to offer remarkable customer service to our clients. Guided by a vision, mission, solemn cultural principles and sharp business shrewdness, we have managed to build a firm foundation for sustainable growth leveraged on world-class products and customer service.

Our team of youthful, agile and energetic employees is committed to understanding your needs and to offer the best service to you as our customer. Our promise is embedded in our Tag Line “Just like family does, live life confident”. Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any queries.


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Vision and Mission Heading

Our Vision

To be the most reliable protector of wealth and health in the East African Region.

Our Mission

To bring peace of mind to our clients by providing the best insurance solutions.

Our Core Values


We are fair and honest; we do what we say and say what we do.


We apply our imagination and modern technology to anticipate and respond to our customers’ needs.


We create an enabling environment for our staff, so they can serve our customers exceptionally well.

Customer Focus

All our products, business processes and relationships are engineered to yield maximum value for our customers.