Our History

2010

First launch in Ghana

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BIMA MILVIK launches in Ghana. In partnership with Tigo we bring Family Care Insurance to customers.

2011

2nd year, 2nd market, 2nd product

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BIMA launches its second product with Tigo in Ghana and starts operations in its second market: Tanzania.

2012

Big investments and our first step into Asia.

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Kinnevik and Millicom invest in BIMA and we launch in Bangladesh.

2013

We expand our product offer

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We launch our very first Hospital insurance product. Leapfrog Investments commits funding to BIMA as we expand to our 6th market!

2014

Hitting the million mark

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Not only is it our most prolific year for market launches, with 7 new countries going live, we also hit milestone of one million policies sold.

2015

We go beyond insurance

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BIMA launches mHealth services. We now give people access to vital health services at the touch of a button. We go live in Pakistan.

2016

All about empowerment

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We launch RUN, BIMA’s women’s empowerment programme to promote gender equality across our markets.

2017

US$100 million investment

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Axiata and Allianz X come onboard as new investors for our expansion.

2018

Telemedicine services

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We start expanding our healthcare solutions and launch in Malaysia.

2019

We win ‘Oscar’ of the mobile industry

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BIMA wins “Best Innovation for health and Biotech at the GSMA GLOMO awards, considered the Oscars of the mobile industry.

2020

Investment to drive product innovation

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Investment from CreditEase, Allianz and Leapfrog will drive product innovation and mass adoption of digital health and insurance services across Africa and Asia.

2022

US$20 million investment

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We secure fresh funds from Allianz and Leapfrog to roll out our health wallet to our markets.

2011

2nd year, 2nd market, 2nd product

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BIMA launches its second product with Tigo in Ghana and starts operations in its second market: Tanzania.

2013

We expand our product offer

images

We launch our very first Hospital insurance product. Leapfrog Investments commits funding to BIMA as we expand to our 6th market!

2015

We go beyond insurance

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BIMA launches mHealth services. We now give people access to vital health services at the touch of a button. We go live in Pakistan.

2017

US$100 million investment

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Axiata and Allianz X come onboard as new investors for our expansion.

2019

We win ‘Oscar’ of the mobile industry

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BIMA wins “Best Innovation for health and Biotech at the GSMA GLOMO awards, considered the Oscars of the mobile industry.

2022

US$20 million investment

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We secure fresh funds from Allianz and Leapfrog to roll out our health wallet to our markets.