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Subsidiary Company

Gulf Life insurance Company (GLIC) was established at end of 2007 as a subsidiary of Gulf Insurance Group (gig), it was the first and only local specialized Life & health Insurance Company in the market. Recently: Gulf Life Insurance Company (GLIC) has changed its name to be Gulf Insurance and Reinsurance Company (GIRI) and changed its license to be composite insurer. Nowadays, the company operates with paid-up capital of KD 15 million from being KD 5 million in 2007.

Currently Gulf Insurance and Reinsurance company (GIRI) is the largest insurance company in Kuwait in terms of written and retained premiums in terms of life , medical and motor segments and its activities are further supported by first class reinsurance security. Through customer-centric approach, GIRI offers range of products and services involving various classes of conventional insurance: Motor, Marine & Aviation, Property & Casualty, Engineering and Life & Health. Our products and services are designed and developed in collaboration with leading international insurance and reinsurance companies to meet individuals’ and corporate customers’ insurance requirements.

Board of Directors

Mr. Khaled Saoud Al-Hasan

Mr. Bijan Khosrowshahi 
Vice Chairman


Mr. Tareq Abdul Wahab Al Sahhaf
Chief Executive Officer and Board Member

Mr. Suleyman Sagiroglu
Board Member


Mr. Aimen Saba Azara
Board Member


Company Address

Head Office
Ahmed Al-Jaber St., Al-Sharq, Kuwait
P.O.Box 24518, Safat 13106, Kuwait


2296 1998

Gulf Insurance and Reinsurance – Health & Life

KIPCO Tower, Floors 41,
Khalid Bin Al Waleed Street, Block 5, Building No. 1
Sharq, Kuwait City. P O Box 24518, Safat 13106

Tel : 1802080