Latin America & Caribbean
|Date joined:||8 July, 2013|
|Initiatives:||Principles for Sustainable Insurance|
FATUM started in 1882 as an agency of a Dutch Insurance company, the Nederlanden van 1845. In 1981 the agency was transformed into a company under Surinamese law named FATUM Schadeverzekering N.V. FATUM is a leading provider of property and life insurance products as well as investment products. After nearly 131 years in business, FATUM is known for its financial strength and stability, superior customer service, and continued operational excellence.
FATUM Schadeverzekering N.V. & Sustainability
FATUM is the first and the eldest insurance company in Surinam. We are proud to be the first insurance company in Surinam to join the UNEP Financial Initiative principles for sustainable insurance. We believe that it is our responsibility to help provide a better future and a sustainable environment, we can do so by transforming our products and investing in initiatives which will protect our ecosystem, our biodiversity and reduce CO2 emissions. The basic principles of insurance are in line with sustainability and creating value for our clients in order for them to work, live and do business knowing they have a trusted partner.