Network Partner Profile


Swiss Life France

  • Founded in 1898, and wholly-owned subsidiary of the Swiss Life Group
  • Major player in France for life, health and protection insurance
  • Total premium income amounted to EUR 3.8 billion in 2013
  • Multi-distribution with strong proprietary channels including 370 tied agents & 380 salaried sales persons
  • Owns a full-scale private bank: Swiss Life Banque Privée and co-owns Garantie Assistance, a medical assistance company
  • Founding member of Swiss Life Network since 1962


  • Over 100 years of expertise and experience in life, health and protection insurance
  • A leader in the group health insurance market
  • “Label d’Excellence” for different life, health and pension products


  • Tailor-made group health and group life insurance plans
  • Comprehensive wellbeing programs such as prevention and back-to-work and claims management
  • Full range of savings products with highly competitive investment yields
  • Global health insurance products for expatriates including assistance services (evacuation & repatriation)


  • One dedicated multi-lingual point of contact
  • “Carte Blanche” – one of the best products in the market for direct payment of medical costs; a unique network of practitioners who provide high-quality medical service at a competitive price

Coverages and Products

Types of Benefit - Coverage available and poolable:

  • Group Life & Survivors’ Pension
  • Disability Pension / Lump Sum (rider)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (rider)
  • Critical Illness (rider)
  • Medical
  • Medical expat solution

Types of Benefit - Coverage available:

  • Old Age Pension / Lump Sum

Available Financial Products:

  • Deposit Administration
  • Pooled Investment Funds
  • Company–Specific Portfolios

Other Products and Services:

  • Wellbeing: Prevention and back-to-work programme in cooperation with third party


  • Founded in 1947
  • Provides advisory and administration services to employers and claims management to expatriates, including direct settlement with hospitals and selected outpatient facilities worldwide
  • In 2013, EUR 1.2 billion administered premiums and 64,500 claims settled per day
  • Employs over 1,400 employees from 34 nationalities, speaking 46 different languages
  • In partnership since 2011 for partial administration of Swiss Life expat schemes


  • Serves 8,000 companies and groups, and over 1.5 million beneficiaries in 200 countries
  • Certified ISO 9001, V2008 for quality management
  • Has a worldwide presence in France, UK, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Tunisia, Kenya, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Canada, USA and Brazil


  • Worldwide medical network with more than 29,000 providers (hospitals, physicians, diagnostic centres and pharmacies) in 153 countries, and direct settlement service worldwide
  • Reimbursement claims processed within 72 hours (excluding payment and banking delays)


  • International third party administrator with reimbursements in 147 currencies and worldwide client services 24/7
  • Reimbursement statements via email and accessible online at any time

Available services

  • Third Party Administration including
    • members affiliation
    • medical underwriting
    • invoicing
    • claims management
    • real time web-based information