Applied Systems Named Exclusive Technology Partner to Assurex Global
Partnership further extends Assurex Global Partners’ access to innovative software solutions
University Park, Ill. – June 13, 2016 – Applied Systems today announced that the company has been named the Exclusive Technology Partner to Assurex Global, the world’s largest privately held commercial insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage group. Through this partnership, current and future Assurex Global Partners will have access to strategic technology services and innovative software solutions to connect the business of insurance. As part of the alliance, Assurex Global will also join the Applied Partner Program as an Industry Partner.
“Leading independent insurance agencies and brokerages like those of Assurex Global are collaborating worldwide to redefine customer service models in the insurance industry to drive success in the digital age,” said Reid French, chief executive officer, Applied Systems. “We are privileged to join Assurex Global Partners as their Exclusive Technology Partner to enable their digital transformation strategies, delivering enhanced services and driving further business growth.”
The Applied Partner Program is a technology and industry partnership program focused on increasing the availability of best-in-class software and enhancing automation and connectivity across the independent insurance distribution channel. The Applied Partner Program is open to leading technology providers and organizations across the industry and advances Applied’s strategic focus on partnerships to deliver value-added capabilities that further automate workflows, increase data consistency and accuracy, and drive a connected insurance experience.
“We are pleased to welcome leading cloud-based insurance software provider Applied Systems to Assurex Global and are excited to join the Applied Partner Program,” said Jim Hackbarth, president and chief executive officer of Assurex Global. “As is the case for all Assurex Global strategic providers, Applied is committed to providing superior service, as well as ongoing innovative solutions to power the business of insurance; we look forward to future collaboration for the mutual benefit of our worldwide partners.”
About Applied Systems
Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Recognized as a pioneer in insurance automation and data exchange between brokerages, insurers and their clients, Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.
About Assurex Global
Founded in 1954, Assurex Global is an exclusive Partnership of the most prominent independent agents and brokers in the world. With $28 billion in annual premium volume and more than 600 partner offices, Assurex Global is the world’s largest privately held commercial insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage group. An international insurance powerhouse, the Partnership combines the local expertise and global reach of international brokers on six continents.