Joining AEI

Representing the Ethiopian’s insurance and long-term savings industry

The Association of Ethiopian Insurers is the leading trade association for insurers and providers of long term savings. We work on behalf of our members talking directly to decision-makers and campaigning for change on important issues for insurers and their customers.

As a member of the AEI your voice is heard by regulators, policymakers, opinion formers and the media. We influence policy in Ethiopia. We bring the insight and expertise you need on current and future regulation, legislation and trends. We are a key partner in supporting your business to be successful in a complex external environment.

As a member of the AEI you will benefit from:

Representation and engagement

The AEI works on behalf of its members with decision-makers such as regulators and Government to influence key policy decisions.

Policy intelligence and expertise

The AEI’s policy advisers are experts in their fields and provide members with comprehensive policy insight.

Research and statistics

AEI members receive free access to AEI industry statistics, including premium and claims data, benchmarking exercises, quarterly new business surveys, assets under management, plus many ad hoc collections to inform policy positions and historical data.

Member committees and sub-committees

The AEI has 3 Member Committees that reflect the diversity of our members and the issues we deal with; ranging from executive Committees to sub-committees covering general insurance, long term savings, protection, and health issues.

Events and networking

The AEI facilitates networking opportunities giving members the chance to talk directly with regulators and decision-makers at the heart of Government.

As part of the AEI membership offer we give members access to a range of events, and further events are offered at discounted rates.

Training and development

The training program has been created with insurers to complement and add to the development pathways of their employees.

As part of the AEI commitment to encouraging diversity within the industry, this programme is a way for members to support their own efforts at promoting women in their executive pipeline.

As well as meeting key influencers outside the industry, such as Ministers, Policymakers and Lobbyists, delegates will spend time hearing from existing CEOs within the industry.


Access to a dedicated Members’ Area of the AEI website with all the latest news, policy insight and research keeping members up-to-date in key industry developments.

Public awareness campaigns and public relations

Members benefit from high-profile AEI campaigns on issues that matter to our industry.

The AEI proactively engages with the media to improve understanding and promote awareness of the insurance sector.

Joining the AEI

Membership is open to all insurance companies that are eligible to transact insurance business, and are authorized by the National Bank of Ethiopia registered. Membership is not open to brokers, intermediaries or loss adjusters, who have their own trade associations.