International SOS is the world’s largest medical and travel security services firm, which count nearly two-thirds of the Fortune Global 500 companies as clients. International SOS specialises in medical assistance, travel security advice and information, emergency services, healthcare, evacuation and repatriation services. The company was founded in 1985 to provide medical, travel security advice and assistance to organisations with people living and travelling abroad. International SOS operates from over 1,000 locations in 90 countries and take around 5 million assistance calls every year.
International SOS focuses on helping organisations and their people reduce exposure to, and mitigate, risks while travelling abroad. Their services include pre-travel information, pre-travel health programmes, travel safety education, advice, medical equipment and assistance services.
It provides a range of services all over the world including assessing medical and security risks, advising on preventive programmes and assisting with emergency response for travellers, expatriates and their dependents. These activities are provided via 26 assistance centres including Bali, Beijing, Dubai, Jakarta, London, Paris, Philadelphia, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo. These centres are staffed by physicians, nurses, operations managers, multilingual coordinators and logistics support personnel.
AEA International Holdings Pte. Ltd. through its subsidiary provides international healthcare, medical assistance, and security services. Its services include security consulting and management, and crisis management and emergency response. The company’s services help organizations and individuals in managing health and safety risks. The company is based in Singapore.