About Us

Established in 1995, with the objective of enhancing mutual co-operation and foster connections among takaful operators globally.

YEAR 1995

  • The ASEAN Takaful Group was formed on 28 October 1995 as an informal group.
  • Its founding members, Takaful Companies in the Asean Region were Syarikat Takaful Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur, PT Asuransi Takaful Umum - Indonesia, PT Asuransi Takaful Keluarga - Indonesia, Insurans Islam Taib - Brunei and Takaful IBB - Brunei.
  • Secretariat: Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad.

YEAR 2004

  • Change its name to Asian Takaful Group following  resolution of members during AGM in Colombo, Sri Lanka in 2004 in order to reflect membership across a larger geographical area.
  • No of members: 15
  • Secretariat: Asean Retakaful International (L) (ARIL), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

YEAR 2007

  • Legally incorporated in May 2007 as a company limited by guarantee in Labuan. The secretariat was passed on from ARIL to Labuan Re.
  • Renamed as Global Takaful Group to accommodate worldwide membership
  • No of members: 35
  • Secretariat was outsourced to Malaysian Takaful Association (MTA) and an Executive Secretary was appointed.

YEAR 2011 - Present

  • Effective 1 July, 2011 Brighton Management Limited was appointed to take over the secretarial functions of GTG from MTA.
  • No of members: 49

E-Form / Completed Application Form should be sent to email: secretariat@globaltakafulgroup.org or Fax: +603-2182-1999