Published on : Thursday, March 20, 2014
announced a partnership agreement enabling both parties to deliver a combined security and medical response solution to enterprises in India.
The agreement will see iJET security and operational risk experts based within AXA Assistance India headquarters in New Delhi, providing a comprehensive, integrated security and medical response solution to corporates, expatriates and even students exploring studies abroad. As part of the agreement, iJET has co-located personnel in AXA Assistance regionalservice centres to support seamless, around-the-clock operations.
Indian companies are fast expanding their footprint in international markets. It’s important for companies to realise that their duty of care goes much beyond just buying them an insurance policy like a health or an accident cover. What the employees most need is assistance at sensitive times (natural or man-made disasters).
Dr. Pradeep Bery, Director AXA Assistance shares, “Business travel risk management is an important issue for organisations all over the world. Combining our expertise inIndia will allow us to work even more closely together to provide clients with a comprehensive global solution to assist their employees and ensure minimum disruption to their business operations.”
“AXA Assistance and iJET bring together two substantial experts in their respective fields and offer a integrated operational travel risk management solution. Our ability to efficiently deliver a fully integrated, seamless solution tailored to our clients’ needs distinguishes our partnership in the marketplace. In the wake of increasing global threats and continuing competitive pressures to expand globally, enterprises want the assurance they can confidently rely on their security and medical response partner if and when assistance is needed. AXA Assistance and jJET deliver on that promise,” remarks Bruce McIndoe, CEO, iJet International.
The AXA Assistance and iJET partnership, originally established in 2011, leverages AXA Assistance’s global medical assistance expertise and iJET’s intelligence, technology and security risk management capabilities to support global enterprises. Customers benefit from a single point of contact and integrated call centres, telephony and case management available 24/7.The partnership has demonstrated considerable success since its inception.
The unique iJET and AXA Assistance combined solution has attracted interest industry-wide and has already been selected by numerous global enterprises for end-to-end medical and safety programs supporting their corporate mobility initiatives.