Our UK wealth management business is part of Sanlam Limited, the long term AA- rated international financial services group which has been advising clients around the world for nearly 100 years. Valued in excess of £7 billion, employing over 15,000 individuals worldwide and managing in excess of £50 billion in client assets, the Sanlam Group is an organisation with a growing global presence.

We have a strong reputation for innovative product development and design, first class customer service and forward thinking investment management. However, we benefit greatly from the expertise of the global group and its collective experience, deepening our knowledge and strengthening our offering.

Ours is an organisation built on a strong foundation of shared vision and values. We wish to achieve excellence; by instinctively knowing and doing what is right; by always putting your needs first.

By always remembering your wealth is precious.

Sanlam Limited (Die Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Lewens Assuransie Maatskappy (The South African National Life Assurance Company - Sanlam) was established on 8 June 1918 as a subsidiary of Santam ),is a South African financial services group with its head office in Cape Town in the Western Cape and business interests in Africa, Europe, India, the USA, Australia and South East Asia. Established in 1918, the group demutualised in 1998 and listed on theJohannesburg Stock Exchange and the Namibian Stock Exchange. Sanlam provides professional financial advice and financial products to individuals, businesses and institutions. Sanlam stands for South African National Life Assurance Company.

Our Vision and Our Values

Our vision is to be the leader in wealth creation, to consistently improve the lives of other sand to be a responsible, pro-active corporate citizen. Our core values are:

Acting with integrity
Leading with courage
Serving with pride
​Caring because we respect others

Other Details

Type of Organisation / Business:
Public Company
No of Employees:
13 000 (2015)
Key People:
Johan van Zyl - CEO
Kobus Möller - Financial Director
Desmond Smith - Chairman

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