22nd April 2009. Cairo, EGYPT. CONNEX Assistance Middle East, the leading provider of comprehensive medical, technical, and repatriation assistance in the region, today announced the inauguration of a new branch office in Dubai, UAE.
The new office located in the commercial area of Al-Qusais will act as the regional hub for all activity in the Gulf. It is a 10 minute drive from both Dubai and Sharjah International Airports and will house a state-of-the-art alarm centre, medical consultants, and company executives.
“We have been operating in Dubai for over a year now, and despite the current economic climate, there is growing demand from our clients to handle larger volumes of cases in the UAE” says Lara Helmi, International Network Director. “Assistance is a relatively new field in the Gulf, and having a team on the ground with over a decade of experience will allow us to fill the gap for full-service assistance that is highly responsive, efficient and cost effective”
“It is of strategic importance for us to gain a solid foothold in the Gulf, and the expansion of our Dubai team and facilities is critical to ensuring the highest standard of service is continued in all our activities” she added.
CONNEX Assistance Middle East provides full-service medical, technical, and funeral assistance in addition to legal and cost containment services to insurance and assistance companies worldwide. The company is based in Egypt, and has branch offices in UAE, and Sudan. The CONNEX service provider network currently covers these territories in addition to Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Libya, Somalia, Uganda, and Eritrea.