Intellicare strengthens 14-year relationship with Assist America while sister-company Avega becomes a first-time partner

The country’s leading HMO company, Intellicare, and global emergency assistance provider, Assist America, renewed their partnership of 14 years during a luncheon event held at the Makati Shangri-La last June 22, 2018. During the event, Avega, Intellicare’s sister-company and leading healthcare solution organization also joined the Assist America’s fast-growing partner portfolio in the Philippines.

Attending this signing event were the three companies’ respective top executives and members of their management team.


(Standing, L-R: Assist America Philippines, Head of Client Relations, Karren Andres;  Avega Head of Membership Services, Kristine Agbulos; Assist America Chief Asia Representative, Steve Novkov; Intellicare VP for Marketing & Sales, Norman Amora; Intellicare AVP for Customer Experience Management and Regional Operations, Gerardo Dela Cruz; Intellicare Marketing Innovation Head, Gideon Atanque. Seated, L-R: Assist America, Philippine Country Manager, Maureen Laus-Gallant; Assist America President & CEO, Brian Mulligan; Avega President, Mark Gamir; Intellicare President, Jeremy Matti)

With over 40 million members worldwide, Assist America offers a unique value-add to its HMO and Insurance partners by offering them a robust global emergency assistance program embedded in their personal insurance or medical plans.   

Intellicare which covers more than a million members locally, and Avega now have an enhanced offering in their portfolio of services with the availability of a global assistance on their respective healthcare plans.  


(L-R: Avega Head of Membership Services, Kristine Agbulos; Assist America, Philippines Head for Corporate Services, Allan Catli; Assist America Philippines, Head of Client Relations, Karren Andres; Intellicare Marketing Support and Services Manager, Jinky Recto; and Intellicare Head of Marketing Innovation Gideon Atanque)

After the signing of the partnership agreements, all attendees enjoyed an outstanding lunch prepared by Makati Shangri-La’s Chef.


(Jeremy Matti, Intellicare President, gesture at the sidelines of the event; looking on is Assist America President & CEO, Brian Mulligan and Avega President, Mark Gamir)

With services ranging from emergency medical evacuations to assistance with lost travel documents or luggage, Assist America offers an unmatched travel emergency assistance program to insurance companies and their members. To learn more about Assist America’s products and services, visit the company’s website at