Aviva is one of the largest and most secure financial services providers in the world. They help people protect what’s important to them and save for a comfortable future.
With over 33 million customers in 16 countries worldwide*, Aviva wants to make a difference to you, to allow you to achieve your financial goals. They have been meeting the needs of their Irish customers since 1908. Today, Aviva is a ‘composite insurer’, which means they provide a wide range of insurance and savings products – from car, home and life insurance to pensions, investments and asset management.
Aviva is the UK’s largest insurer and they also have a strong international presence in Europe, Canada and Asia. They have great foundations: a strong balance sheet, an excellent brand and quality businesses. They are simply focused on delivering for their customers while disrupting the way our industry works.
Aviva’s financial strength
Aviva manages total assets of €563 billion, and paid out almost €40 billion in benefits and claims in 2017. The group generated total adjusted operating profit of over €3.5 billion in 2017 from its domestic and international operations.
Aviva holds a financial strength and long-term counterparty credit rating (Standard & Poors) of A+ (Stable) and had solvency cover of almost twice the minimum margin*.
Aviva is made up of 30,000 employees worldwide and here in Ireland they employ around 1,500 people. They have a clear set of values which guide what they do and how they do it. Putting customers first and caring passionately about their needs, striving to challenge the status quo and putting things right: this will ensure that Aviva will be there for their customers and for our communities today, tomorrow and for many years to come.
*Source: Aviva annual accounts, March 2018