Karachi: Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited (Part of Pakistan’s Pioneer and the largest Takaful Group) recently signed an agreement with The Institute of Chartered Accountants (a professional accountancy body in Pakistan) in order to provide Takaful services on exclusive discount to Members, Affiliates, Students and Staff of ICAP.
The ceremony took place at ICAP’s Head Office, Karachi The MoU was signed by Mr. Saqib Zeeshan (DCEO) – PQGTL, Syed Masood Akhtar ( Secretary- ICAP), Mr. Ashfaq Yousuf Tola ( President ICAP), Mr. Mehmood Arshad (Executive Director – PQGTL), Mr. Muhammad Zohaib Ali Khan (Vice President – PQGTL).
While speaking in the occasion, Mr. Saqib Zeeshan Said, “This partnership between Pak-Qatar General Takaful and The Institute of Chartered Accountants Pakistan will help to take forward our long-term vision of providing Takaful and will increase awareness amongst the masses about Takaful coverages.
Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited
Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited (PQGTL) is one of the leading General Takaful companies in Pakistan. The company commenced its operations in 2007. Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited offers comprehensive General Takaful (Non-Life insurance) products’ portfolio for corporate customers as well as individual clients. Incorporated in 2006, and beginning operations in 2007, the company is registered with, and supervised by, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP).
An independent Shari’ah Advisory Board chaired by Mufti Muhammad Hassaan Kaleem certifies all products and operations for Shari’ah compliance. Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani was the founding Chairman of the group’s Shari’ah Advisory Board since inception and named Mufti Hassaan Kaleem as his successor in 2019. The company is rated “A+” (Single A Plus) with Stable Outlook by PACRA and ‘A’ (Single A) with ‘Stable’ Outlook by the VIS Credit Rating Company Limited.
PQGTL has a vision of providing financial protection through Takaful to everyone. The company’s shareholders include some of the strongest financial institutions in the state of Qatar such as Qatar Islamic Insurance Company (QIIC), and Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB). The company is further strengthened by its Re-Takaful arrangements with Pakistan Reinsurance Co Limited, Kuwait Re, Cobalt Re, Saudi Re, Arab Re, Tunis Re and Kenya Re.
Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited has presence in major cities of the country. Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited by adhering to the best practices set down in the Islamic Shariah and Pakistani law is engaged in providing risk mitigation services to its participants throughout Pakistan.
Pak-Qatar General Takaful (PQGTL) is offering coverage to approximately 1,500 corporate members comprising Textile, Pharma, Hospital, Various Industrial risk, Banks and Modarbas, and over 30,000 individual Takaful members. PQGTL major segments include: Fire and Allied Perils, Marine (Inland, Import and Export), Engineering, Motor, Cash in Safe, Cash in Transit, Personal Accident, Health, Financial Lines & Travel.
The company believes in technological advancement and has a presence on all digital mediums, thus enabling the customers to keep in touch 24/7 via modern web portals and mobile applications. The company has been recipient of several domestic and international awards.
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