The Rwanda Insurers Association (ASSAR) was founded 16 October 1992 by the insurance companies

SONARWA SA and SORAS SA that existed at this time in order to meet the needs created by the rapid transformation of the national economy and the development of the market in insurance Rwanda.

Since 1992 the association membership increased from 2 to 5 in 2007 to 13 in 2016 The current membership includes :

1975 : SONARWA SA
1985 : SORAS SA (Now SORAS AG Ltd)
1995 : COGEAR (now PRIME Insurance Ltd)
2000 : CORAR SA (now SAHAM Assurance Rwanda Ltd)
2006 : PHOENIX of Rwanda Assurance Ltd
2010 : SORAS Vie Ltd2012 : PRIME Life Insurance (after separation)
2012 : SONARWA Life Assurance : (after separation)
2013 : UAP Insurance Rwanda
2013 : RADIANT Insurance Company
2013 : BRITAM Insurance Company Rwanda
2014 : SAHAM Assurance Vie Ltd (after separation)
2016 : BK General Insurance Company Ltd

2017 : MAYFAIR Ltd