About us

Life is unpredictable. We are there for you and we keep our promises.

Vita, Life insurance company, PLC is the largest bank insurance company in the Slovenian market. Insurance company Vita was founded by the companies Nova Ljubljanska banka d. d., Ljubljana, and KBC Insurance NV.

On 29th of May 2020 insurance company Vita became part of the pervasive insurance group Sava, which is present in more than 100 insurance and reinsurance markets in the world. Insurance group Sava is one of the largest insurance groups in South East Europe. The key qualities of the parent company Sava Re are the 40-year tradition, the internationally recognised reputation and performance and the business stability.  

  +386 1 476 58 00


Vision and mission

Insurance company Vita with its expert and highly motivated team will be a synonym for bancassurance on the Slovenian market. It will provide personal insurance in a modern and transparent manner, offering all groups of clients a quality service and the owners an appropriate return on equity.

With the extensive network of the best bank experts in all phases of a business relationship, our customers are guaranteed a personal approach and professional services.

Our values

  • Responsibility for our assignments.
  • Effort for above-average results.
  • Transparent functioning, which represents an example of ethical behavior and the highest personal integrity.
  • Positive acceptation of innovation and creativity of employees.
  • Motivation and a good team spirit.
  • Focus on the needs and interests of employees and customers.
  • Cooperation and exchange of knowledge.


Strategic goals for the next medium-term period include ensuring adequate profitability, above-average growth while maintaining cost efficiency, operational stability and ensuring financial strength.

Insurance company Vita is also aware that employees contribute the most to our business success, so we address all concerns and offer them the opportunity of education and personal development. We create working environment that allows good relationships and well-being which brings personal satisfaction.

Employees are also encouraged to offer customers the best possible service.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Insurance company Vita is aware of its connection with the local and wider environment in which we live and work. Its social responsibility is being reached by contributing part of its income to the development and functioning of social activities that enrich our lives in the field of culture, education, sport and arts.

We encourage our employees to take an active part in projects and initiatives that contribute to social responsibility. We are also ecological aware in waste management. The waste is separated and disposed to a collection center. When printing materials employees are encouraged to "think before you print".

Management board

Barbara Smolnikar, DSc
President of the Management Board

Irena Prelog, MSc
Member of the Management Board

Tine Pust, MSc, CFA
Member of the Management Board

Supervisory Board

Marko Jazbec
Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Jure Košir
Member of the Supervisory Board

Pavel Gojkovič
Member of the Supervisory Board

Andreja Rahne
Member of the Supervisory Board

At a glance

Company  Vita, življenjska zavarovalnica, d.d.  (Vita, Life insurance Company, PLC)
Headquaters Trg republike 3, 1000 Ljubljana
Telephone +386 1 476 58 00
Telefax +386 1 476 58 17 
E-mail info@zav-vita.si 
Website www.zav-vita.si
Activity Life, Accident and Health insurance, except for Supplementary Health insurance. The Company is authorized by the Insurance Supervision Agency to perform insurance operations in classes 1, 2, 19 and 21.
VAT ID SI70292825
Established December 2002
Ownership 100 % owned by Sava Re, d. d.  
FATCA status Participating FFI
GIIN 54YL9X.00007.ME.705