Cigna (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. Its dedicated International Organisations unit is more than your typical insurance provider. In partnership with its Intergovernmental (IGO) and Nongovernmental (NGO) clients, Cigna designs and administers employee benefits programmes, and provides expert advice on funding. These programmes cover medical as well as incapacity, disability and life benefits, with a specific focus on keeping employees healthy and productive through a range of health and well-being services. The unit is extending its knowledge of Africa to expand its footprint in the continent.