FWD champions solidarity

FWD Life Insurance Corporation (FWD Insurance) celebrated the International Day of Persons with Disabilities for the second year, this time with a Paskong Pinoy-themed event at the University of the Philippines in Bonifacio Global City.

Together with partners Special Olympics Philippines and Humanity and Inclusion, FWD Insurance — through its Community Care program — marked the occasion with a fun-filled afternoon of all-time favorite Filipino traditional games, team cheers and chants, as well as exciting performances. 

FWD Insurance President and Chief Executive Officer Peter Grimes led the ceremony that seeks to champion solidarity, unity and inclusion among communities. “

We’re delighted to celebrate this special occasion with our Community Care partners Special Olympics Philippines and Humanity and Inclusion for the second year,” FWD Insurance Vice President and Head of Marketing Roche Vandenberghe said. “As we continue to empower more people to live fulfilled lives, we will continue to shine a light on the talents and abilities of persons with disabilities, and advocate for their right to equally access opportunities in the community.” 

Launched in 2018, FWD Community Care’s vision is to empower people to live fulfilled lives and it aims to improve quality of life for people with disabilities in Asia through various partnerships, promoting inclusion, rehabilitation, and occupational training to empower people with disabilities, their families and their communities. 

FWD Life Insurance Corporation (FWD Life) launched its commercial operations in September 2014. As of end-2018, FWD Life has the highest Paid-Up Capital among life insurers in the Philippines with PhP 2.3 billion.1 FWD Life now ranks 8th in the life insurance industry in terms of New Business Annual Premium Equivalent.2 

FWD Group spans Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan and Malaysia — offering life and medical insurance, general insurance, employee benefits, Shariah and Family Takaful products across a number of its markets.  

Established in Asia in 2013, FWD is the insurance business arm of investment group, Pacific Century Group. In the Philippines, FWD has 17 business hubs located in key cities nationwide with its headquarters in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. 

FWD is focused on creating fresh customer experiences, with easy-to-understand products, supported by digital technology. Through this customer-led approach, FWD aims to become a leading pan-Asian insurer that changes the way people feel about insurance.

News Source: Daily Tribune