Max New York Life Insurance ties up with LifeCell International

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

NEW DELHI - Max New York Life Insurance Co. Ltd, one of India’s leading insurance companies today announced a strategic tie up with LifeCell International (”LifeCell”) India’s first and the largest stem cell banking service provider, and a pioneer in stem cell research and technology.

As LifeCell ensures biological insurance for children by banking their umbilical cord blood stem cells for future therapeutic use, MNYL will offer life insurance options to LifeCell customers helping them meet the future financial needs of their children.

Commenting on the tie-up, V. Vishwanand, Director and Head - Banca and DST, Max New York Life Insurance Company, said, “In a country like India knowledge about financial planning is relatively lower and there is immense potential for people to use their money in a more effective manner to achieve their goals in life.

Planning for children’s future is one such reason for saving in majority of Indian Households. Our arrangement with LifeCell is a step towards accomplishing our agenda of financial literacy and creating awareness about need for financial planning. Life insurance is an important tool in financial planning as it provides financial protection and helps in long-term wealth creation for meeting various life stage needs. Through this tie-up, we are able to educate and extend to the LifeCell customers a bouquet of services in life and health insurance products.”

Under this arrangement MNYL will reach out to LifeCell’s customers who are expectant parents and create awareness on the importance of securing a child’s future against unseen health and financial needs. Every LifeCell customer will get the opportunity to analyse their future financial needs and explore various insurance and savings options available with MNYL.

Expressing his views on the occasion, Mr. Mayur Abhaya, Executive Director, LifeCell International, said, “We have consciously evolved our service offerings at every stage to provide exclusive value added services to all our customers. We decided to join hands with Max New York Life Insurance citing their successful past records and the growth on investments they have been offering to their customers. Our association with Max New York Life Insurance will provide LifeCell customers’ a direct access to their best-in class services and products.

Max New York Life Insurance Company Ltd. is a joint venture between Max India Ltd., one of India’s leading multi-business corporations and New York Life International, the international arm of New York Life, a Fortune 100 company.

Max New York Life Insurance, incorporated in 2000, is one of India’s leading private life insurance companies. The company offers both individual and group life insurance solutions. It has established a wide distribution network across India. Through its wide network of highly competent life insurance agent advisors and flexible product solutions, Max New York life Insurance is creating a partnership for life with its customers in India to facilitate them to achieve more. (ANI)


February 18, 2010: 5:41 am

It is good to see articles on LifeCell. I strongly recommend this company to all expectant mothers. We banked my new born niece’s cord blood with LifeCell and they were very cooperative, prompt and helpful. They explained everything about stem cells and easily guided through the procedure. Very prompt and professional in their dealings, I definitely recommend LifeCell to all.

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