Bajaj Allianz General Insurance launched an all women branch in Pune on 4 January 2014. It is the first insurer to give an opportunity to women with an aim to tap the vast talent pool of women professionals.
This initiative includes support facilities such as creche, pickup and drop, work from home and flexible timings. In future, the company is planning to roll out similar branches in other metros soon.
Women focused initiatives have been observed in other financial services like banking (Bharatiya Mahila Bank). Bharatiya Mahila Bank is the India’s first all women’s bank was launched in Mumbai which aims at economic empowerment of women.
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What: all women branch
When: 4 January 2014