WAXS — World Access, Inc.
945 E. Paces Ferry Road Suite 2200
Atlanta GA USA 30326
John D. Phillips, CEO
Walter J. Burmeister, President
Bryan D. Yokley, CFO
15-12G Jul 21,2005
"Mondial Assistance acquired World Access in United States in April 2000..."
Mondial Assistance USA
2805 North Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23294
Telephone: (800) 628-4908
World Access is now Mondial Assistance!
On June 2, 2008, World Access became Mondial Assistance. Our Canadian office is still in Kitchener, Ontario - but our presence is global. Mondial Assistance is part of the Allianz family of companies. The Allianz Group is one of the leading global providers of insurance services.
Mondial Assistance, formerly World Access, Inc., incorporated in January, 1988 is a global provider of specialty insurance and assistance services. The Company is also engaged in providing medical assistance. In the United States, the Company is known for the Access America travel insurance and Event Ticket Protector insurance. The Company is a part of the Allianz family of companies. The Allianz Group is the global provider of insurance services.
Access America, the travel insurance brand of Mondial Assistance, protects the trip investment, health and belongings with 24-hour access to information, help, or emergency medical assistance. The travel insurance products of the Company are sold through AAA, American Express, Carlson Wagonlit, and a national network of thousands of travel agents.
Mondial Assistance: an intervention every 2 seconds around the world.
International leader in assistance, travel insurance, and health, life & home care services, today the Mondial Assistance Group counts more than 10,231 employees who speak 40 different languages and work throughout the world with a network of 400,000 service providers and 180 correspondents. 250 million people, or 4% of the world’s total population, benefit from its services, which the Group provides on all five continents. Mondial Assistance is a member of the Allianz Group.
http://www.mondialusa.com/en/who-we-are/management/ Jonathan M. Ansell, President and CEO, Mondial Assistance USA
Jonathan M. Ansell, one of the founders of the company that is now Mondial Assistance USA, is the President and CEO. Jon is responsible for guiding the strategic direction of the company and managing the performance of all of the U.S. subsidiaries, including Jefferson Insurance Company. He is also a member of the executive management board of the Mondial Assistance Group (Paris) and is responsible for overseeing the Mondial companies in North and South America.
Prior to Mondial, Jon was the Director of Strategic Planning and New Business Development for Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. In that role, he was responsible for the development and management of the test market plan which launched the travel insurance company. He is also a co-founder of the U.S. Travel Insurance Association and served for three years as its first president.
Jon holds a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
He is a member of the Wharton Health Care Association, and is actively involved in the Mondial Assistance “World of Good” program, which promotes the company philosophy of making a difference in life through providing assistance and solving problems. The company regularly recognizes outstanding members of the local community who share those values.
NEWS October 11, 2010:
"...in 2000, World Access became part of the Mondial Assistance Group, which is owned by Europe-based Allianz, the largest casualty and property insurer in the world.
In 2008, the name changed from World Access to Mondial Assistance USA. Access America is the name of the company's travel insurance products. "