Societe Generale Insurance becomes new SPB partner in Poland

24/05/2016

Press release

Published by SPB

SPB, the European leader in affinity insurance and services for more than 100 major brands, has started a new partnership, through its subsidiary SPB Polska, with Societe Generale Insurance in Poland for the launching of a dedicated offer to current account holders of Eurobank, retail banking network of Societe Generale Group in Poland.

In this first bancassurance partnership in Poland, SPB Polska will manage claims in the "Everyday Protection" insurance programme marketed by Societe Generale Insurance for Eurobank’ clients. SPB assists and manages the claims of Société Générale Insurance's first standalone insurance product in Poland. This insurance will cover mobile devices. SPB Services Polska, SPB group’s subsidiary, will repair or replace the damaged articles.

Frédéric Salaün, General Manager of Societe Generale Insurance Poland, says: “We are proud to offer to Eurobank ‘clients an innovative product for the protection of nomad and mobiles devices. Our cooperation with SPB allows us to provide a high quality of services in case of claims”

Jean-Marie Guian, chairman of the Management Board of SPB Group, says: “The partnership with Societe Generale Insurance marks a major step forward in the development of SPB Polska, especially our entry into the Polish bancassurance market. As a tied agent, we will work with Societe Generale Insurance to offer innovative insurance and services programmes. Our local teams remain ready to respond to the needs of brands that wish to improve their customers' experience by developing such programmes. Societe Generale Insurance is a strategic partner for the SPB Group. In Poland, our objective is not only to develop our partnership with this company, but also to propose our services to other major local players, as we have been doing for 50 years across continental Europe."

SPB Polska has been present in the Polish market since 2008.

About Societe Generale Insurance
Societe Generale Insurance, Societe Generale group’s Insurance business line posted premium income of EUR 11.4 bn in 2015. It manages more than EUR 95bn of in-force business and more than 20 million policies.
Implemented in France with Sogecap and Sogessur, and in 12 countries abroad, Societe Generale Insurance offers a full range of products and services which meet the needs of individual, professionals and corporate clients of the Group in Savings Life Insurance, Retirement Savings, and protection and persons and goods.
Sogecap has been assigned a A- rating by Standard & Poor’s reflecting its core status to Societe Generale group’s strategy.
For more information: www.societegenerale-insurance.com

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