Unum, one of the UK’s leading insurance providers and a Swiss Life Network partner, won several prestigious awards in 2009.
Health Insurance Awards
Unum, one of the UK’s leading providers of group risk insurance, scored a hat-trick at the 2009 Health Insurance Awards by collecting awards for “Best Group Income Protection Provider” (for the twelfth year in a row), “Best Group Critical Illness Provider”, and “Best Individual Income Protection Provider”. The awards were presented in London in October.

Susan Ring, Unum Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are absolutely delighted to have won these awards. We have strived hard over the past few years to cement our position as market leaders in the group risk and individual income protection markets through innovation and experience. Unum’s recognition as Health Insurance magazine’s “Best Group Income Protection Provider” for an unprecedented twelfth year further consolidates Unum’s position as the acknowledged leader of the group income protection market."

COVER Excellence Awards
Unum took home two awards at the seventh COVER Excellence Awards, in the Group Income Protection and Group Critical Illness categories. The awards were presented in October 2009 in London.

Wojciech Dochan, Unum’s Head of Commercial Marketing commented, “It’s a tremendous achievement for us to be recognised across two categories and we’re delighted with our accomplishment. It is our goal to be the market leader in all aspects of group risk and this success is testament to the hard work the whole team has put in. It follows a year of real innovation for our company and it is great to see this recognised by the industry.”

UK Pensions Awards
Unum was awarded the title “Group Risk Provider of the Year” at the 2009 UK Pensions Awards – the industry’s most prestigious accolade for scheme providers. This was the second time that Unum won the award.

The awards, run by Professional Pensions, were presented in April 2009 in London.

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