Company history


November 2021:

As of Friday 5th November 2021, the acquisition-sale transaction was finalised between the SUNU and Allianz groups and Allianz Congo Assurances is officially part of the SUNU Group.


The SUNU Group continues its development with the creation of a Non-Life company in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


January 2019: Acquisition of Allianz Africa's shareholdings in 6 subsidiaries based in Benin, Burkina Faso (Life/P&C), Mali, Togo. This acquisition also includes the merger of the Allianz subsidiary in the Central African Republic with Sunu Assurances IARD Centrafrique. In the same year, BPEC in Togo changed its name to SUNU Bank Togo.


September 2018:

Acquisition of Banque Populaire pour l'Epargne et le Crédit (BPEC) of Togo by SUNU Group.

Name change of the English-speaking companies Equity Assurance to SUNU Assurances.


June 2017: SUNU Santé, incorporated in December 2016, is registered in Togo. The mission of SUNU Santé is to manage the Health insurance contracts issued by General insurance companies of SUNU Group.

July 2017: Incorporation of SUNU Assurances IARD Cameroon following the recapitalisation of the company CAMINSUR.

July 2017: Incorporation of SUNU Investment Holding SA that will be in charge of the bank holdings of SUNU Group.


December 2016: Avie and SUNU Assurances Vie Benin merge and become the biggest Health insurance company in Benin.