Kuala Lumpur, 22 January 2013: American International Group (AIG), a leading international insurance organization, formed a strategic partnership today with MyEG Services Berhad (MyEG), a leading government-to-citizen e-services provider, offering Malaysians various general insurance products through MyEG’s online and direct marketing platforms.
The partnership will give Malaysians easier and convenient access to purchase insurance coverage in a secured online environment.
Mr. Matt Harris, Chief Executive Officer of AIG Malaysia, said, “This partnership is strategically important for AIG as it provides us with an innovative distribution platform, and enables MyEG website visitors to purchase insurance in a quick manner.”
Under the partnership, auto insurance will be the first to be offered with plans to include other coverages such as home contents insurance, personal accident and health products, which will be available online and through telemarketing activities.
Mr. Harris added that MyEG customers will benefit from AIG’s award-winning auto insurance claims service and the company’s commitment to delivering its promise to Malaysians in their time of need.
Mr. Wong Thean Soon, Managing Director of MyEG, commented, “MyEG is Malaysia's dominant e-services provider, providing a wide range of government-tocitizen (G2C) services. This partnership is yet another innovative step in providing Malaysian consumers with choice and convenience through the online platform. We certainly look forward to a successful and mutually beneficial partnership with AIG.”
MyEG will also embark on several promotional campaigns this year which will include a contest to win an all-expenses paid trip for two to New Zealand and an opportunity to watch the New Zealand All Blacks Rugby Team, of which AIG is the major global sponsor and official insurance partner.
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AIG is the world’s largest insurance organization, serving more than 88 million customers in over 130 countries and jurisdictions around the world. AIG businesses are market leaders in property casualty insurance, life insurance and retirement services, mortgage insurance, and aircraft leasing.
About MY E.G Services Berhad
MYEG, an MSC-status company listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad, is Malaysia’s E-Government services provider. The Group’s principal activities comprise development and implementation of E-Government Services and the provision of other related services for the EGovernment Services projects.
The Group’s operations facilitate E-Government Services between the public and various Government agencies, namely JPJ (“Jabatan Pengangkutan Jalan”), JIM (“Jabatan Insolvensi Malaysia”), JPN (“Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara”), PDRM (“Polis DiRaja Malaysia”), DBKL (“Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur”) and Jabatan Imigresen Malaysia
Contact: Vishal Doshi, Corporate Communications, 603 2118 0013