Volkswagen Group Australia appoints Allianz Global Assistance as roadside assistance provider

International leader in assistance services, Allianz Global Assistance, has this month commenced as the new roadside assistance business partner to Volkswagen Group Australia providing Volkswagen Assist and ŠKODA Assist roadside programs.

Allianz Global Assistance Chief Executive Officer, John Myler, says Allianz Global Assistance’s international relationship with Volkswagen Group extends across 18 countries and three continents. 

“It’s rewarding to know a prestigious company like Volkswagen Group trusts Allianz Global Assistance to represent its brand in the eyes of their customers,” says Mr Myler.

“Our focus is on building customer relationships that continue to embrace and enhance all of the brands within the Volkswagen Group.

“We are looking forward to working alongside Volkswagen Group Australia and providing their customers with premium roadside assistance services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.”

Volkswagen Group is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmakers in Europe.

Volkswagen Group Australia Director of Aftersales, Wolfgang Kloecker, commented on the appointment saying:

“Our customers are our top priority, and we look forward to working with Allianz Global Assistance to deliver outstanding service and assistance to our customers.”

Allianz Global Assistance’s experience and expertise in roadside assistance extends from its relationships with premium manufacturers such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Land Rover, Audi, Jaguar, Porsche and Harley-Davidson.

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About Allianz Global Assistance

Allianz Global Assistance is an international leader in assistance, travel insurance and health, life and home care services. Globally, Allianz Global Assistance has more than 12,171 employees who speak 40 different languages and work throughout the world with a network of 400,000 service providers.

Four per cent of the world’s total population, or 250 million people, benefit from our services, which we provide on all five continents. We help someone, somewhere in the world every two seconds.