iPMI Magazine Featured News Articles

iPMI Magazine Speaks With Tom Wilkinson, CEO of AXA’s Global Healthcare Business

Please introduce yourself and background in the international private medical insurance industry: I joined AXA PPP International as Managing Director in 2014, after previously filling the roles of Director of Marketing, Director of Strategy and Proposition and Director of Strategy, Planning and New Markets at AXA Wealth. Since then, I have taken over responsibility for all AXA branded international private medical insurance, becoming CEO last year. My understanding of the need for international...

17-05-2017 Executive Industry Interviews

Healix Supports XL Catlin With Range Of 'Duty Of Care' Services For Its New Protect & Assist Product

XL Catlin's newly launched Protect & Assist  integrated people risk management solution is designed to help clients fulfil their duty of care towards employees going overseas by combining comprehensive personal accident and business travel insurance with a wide range of support and response services, including many provided by Healix International. Amongst those services is a pre-deployment medical assessment for expatriate employees going overseas for more than 6 months. This service includes...

16-05-2017 iPMI Product News

How Well Are You Preparing Your Staff For Overseas Assignments?

The past couple of years have been a stark reminder that as companies and business operations continue to expand overseas, the risks to their travelling employees are greater than ever before. The “Breaking News” of another terrorist attack is often impossible to predict in a corporate setting. However, there are arguably more important aspects to employee safety that are often overlooked, namely the risks that originate from the environment in...

10-05-2017 Articles Case Studies

AIG Europe Announces Full Year Results For 2016 And First Quarter Results For 2017

In its annual report published AIG Europe Limited (AEL) posted its financial results for the year ended 30 November 2016, impacted by prior year development and higher levels of severe claims. First quarter 2017 figures demonstrate that the long term plan to improve returns is showing results. During 2016, AEL achieved premium growth in several key business lines and demonstrated resilience to strong competition thanks to its focus on underwriting discipline and...

10-05-2017 iPMI Magazine Company Results News

Empire Life Expands Expatriate Group Benefits Offerings

The Empire Life Insurance Company has announced it is introducing a new expat benefit for customers with employees working on short-term assignment outside of Canada. International Business Travel Medical provides coverage to employees and their dependants for emergency medical care and urgent care in other countries1. It is part of the Empire Life Voyageur Global Benefits portfolio, administered by MetLife. Empire Life is also launching Voyageur Global Benefits in Quebec. Voyageur Global Benefits...

10-05-2017 iPMI Product News

CSA Travel Protection Rebrands To Generali Global Assistance

CSA Travel Protection, a leading provider of travel insurance, today announced that it is rebranding to Generali Global Assistance. This corporate initiative is part of a broader organizational program to rebrand several Europ Assistance business lines in the United States to Generali Global Assistance. Europ Assistance is part of the Generali Group, one of the world's largest insurance groups. As Generali Global Assistance, the Company will be able to fully leverage the global...

10-05-2017 iPMI Magazine Medical Travel Technical Roadside Assistance Company News

iPMI Magazine Interviews

iPMI Magazine Speaks With Mr John Casey CEO Pacific Cross International

Mr. Casey has a long history in the ASEAN region and is currently in the Philippines. He is currently both President & CEO of Pacific Cross (Philippines) and Chief Executive Officer and Director of the holding company of his group’s health insurance and related businesses in Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam. Prior to his current appointment, he was President of a US life insurance company in the Philippines. Aside from directly building a significant health insurance company in the Philippines, he is focused on a long term business plan for the group to establish a common branded ASEAN specialist health insurance business across the region in...

iPMI Magazine Speaks With Andrew Apps Head Of Global Healthcare Bellwood Prestbury About International Private Medical Insurance for High Net Worth Individuals

Please introduce yourself and background in the International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) market: Having enjoyed 32 years working in the PMI industry, the past 26 years exclusively in the international sector, I have gained firsthand experience of how both insurers and intermediaries operate, enabling an understanding of the way each side behaves and the changing demands of one of the insurance industry’s fasting growing sectors. As a seasoned traveller and former expatriate, I have worked extensively across South East Asia, the Former Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East, developing business operations with local and multi-national companies. This valuable experience has enabled a unique understanding not...

iPMI Magazine Round Tables Diary

JOIN ROUNDTABLE: International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth Individuals

This round table looks at International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth Individuals. Copy Deadline: 7 March 2017. Suitable For: International Private Medical Insurance Underwriters and Providers - International Private Medical Insurance Brokers, Agents and Intermediaries. Rate: Take a seat at this RT for just £2950 or purchase an annual advertising program that includes RT coverage. Read previous round tables, click here.Purchase previous round tables in PDF format, click here. International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth...

25-02-2017 RT Diary

JOIN ROUNDTABLE: The Benefits of International Air Ambulance Accreditation And Quality Management

This round table looks at quality management systems in the global air ambulance industry and the role and benefits of mandatory and voluntary air ambulance accreditation programs. Copy Deadline: 7 March 2017. Suitable For: Air ambulance owners, operators and brokers - Medical and travel assistance companies. Rate: Take a seat at this RT for just £2950 or purchase an annual advertising program that includes RT coverage. Read previous round tables, click here.Purchase previous round tables in PDF...

25-02-2017 RT Diary

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