Friday, 10th March 2017

The Association of Medical Insurers and Intermediaries (AMII) has announced further growth with Unum and VitalityHealth joining the body as corporate members.

Unum is a leading employee benefits provider offering financial protection including Income Protection, Life insurance and Critical Illness, and corporate dental cover through the workplace. Unum are committed to workplace wellbeing for both employees and employers, and have a wide range of tools designed to help businesses create or enhance their employee wellbeing strategy.

Matthew Whitehouse, Head of Regional Sales at Unum UK, said: “We are delighted to be joining AMII as a corporate member. AMII’s ambition to broaden their focus across health and wellbeing aligns perfectly with the Unum strategy to broaden its proposition outside traditional group risk. We are excited to work with AMII, and hope to bring some new ideas and synergies that AMII can use to the benefits of its members.”

VitalityHealth is an innovative health insurer that enables people to understand more about their personal health, rewards them for healthy living and protects them when things go wrong. It is one of the UK’s leading private medical insurers with more than 500k members, and has been Defaqto rated 5 stars consecutively since 2010.

Greg Levine, Director of Sales and Distribution at VitalityHealth, said: “We are delighted to join the AMII. Corporate membership is a valuable platform to engage with AMII’s adviser community and to create further meaningful business connections. We look forward to working with them to help grow the UK PMI market through intermediated distribution.’’

AMII Chairman Stuart Scullion said: “We are thrilled to welcome Unum and VitalityHealth to the AMII body.

“AMII is continuing to grow with both new additions to Corporate Membership and contuining interest from new intermediary members.

“At AMII we feel strongly that both intermediaries and insurers need to work together, with one voice, to continuously improve and develop the health and wellbeing industry – these two new members will be a great boost to our ever-growing influence.

“Together we will be able accomplish more than we ever could individually."