About PA Group
Premier Assurance Group (PA Group) was founded by two former General Electric executives with a heart for people and a passion for helping others in preparing for the future and life’s most important events. From protecting our clients’ health with worldwide coverage to helping them achieve a successful financial future, PA Group Portfolio Companies create financial security road maps for life’s most significant events. For over 18 years, PA Group Portfolio Companies have guided and protected our international clients with comprehensive health and wealth accumulation solutions.
- Originally an Insurance Broker and Product Developer has evolved into a Life and Health Insurer
- PA Group Expatriate health expertise has been leveraged to now cover global citizens in over 195 countries through the PA Group International Health Division
- PA Group provides its clients access to renowned Worldwide Networks such as UnitedHealthcare®
- Today, the Company has clients in more than 195 Countries that rely on us for their worldwide medical coverage and/or life solutions
- Premier Assurance Group gained the distinction of becoming a Lloyd’s of London Coverholder
Get To Know Our Leadership Team
President and CEO, PA GroupCharles Jorge is president and CEO of Premier Assurance Group, spearheading the company’s strategic initiatives for growth, new product development and expanding overall operations and distribution channels. He leads a global team that provides clients in over 120 countries with global insurance products.
Appointed president in 2016, Charles has more than 25 years of experience in both international and U.S. health insurance markets. He joined PA Group in 2014 as senior vice president of business development where he oversaw the reorganization and growth of the company’s business development team and its successful expansion in Latin America with life, health, and disability solutions.
As an industry and community leader, Charles has served on a variety of boards and committees, including Kiwanis International Board, the Society of Insurance Trainers and Educators, the LOMA Education and Training Committee and the Louisiana Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Charles holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Central Florida. He was also designated a LIMRA Leadership Institute Fellow (LLIF), which he completed at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business.
Lorraine A. Jiménez
Vice President, International Health - GroupLorraine A. Jimenez is responsible for leading and advancing PA Group’s insurance processes and strategy for the International Group Health division. Mrs. Jimenez has a wealth of corporate expertise in the global market including customized group insurance programs. Her experience includes large and middle market group entities along with proven record of achievement in building, organizing, leading customer service team unit, business develop teams, short & long-term business and marketing strategies. With over 30 years of combined experience in the Employee Benefit field and holding various insurance licenses including industry credentials.
Mrs. Jimenez’s knowledge in Global Business Solutions, Best Practices, “Outside the Box” thinking skills allow her focus and commitments to meeting client expectations. Jimenez majored in Psychology and minored in Business Administration at Staten Island College (SCUNY).
Vice President, FinanceIn her role as vice president of finance, Ivonne harnesses more than a decade of experience in both the finance and the health insurance industries. She provides leadership and coordination of PA Group’s financial planning, debt financing and budget managing to ensure company accounting procedures and reporting conform to generally accepted accounting principles.
Ivonne earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Florida International University.
Director of Health OperationsTania brings more than 13 years of experience in the medical and insurance fields to PA Group, where she directs and oversees the Interntational Health Division’s administration department. In this role, Tania supervises the underwriting, medical case management, claims, precertification, new business, renewals, customer service, group health, business analysis and quality control teams. She works closely with other department managers to respond to client issues and improve the overall customer service experience.
Tania earned her economic planning degree from the Instituto Politécnico de Economía de la Habana in Havana, Cuba.
Dr. Eduardo Mora
Chief Underwriter and Medical DirectorDr. Eduardo Mora has been serving the U.S. Health Insurance industry as an underwriter and medical consultant for over 25 years. He manages the underwriting and risk evaluation of all new individual and group policies and oversees pre-authorizations and negotiation of claims for WEA and Premier Health.
Director of Marketing and CommunicationsAs director of marketing and communications, Karen is responsible for leading PA Group’s brand and corporate image across all international markets. With 10 years of experience in the international insurance industry, she also manages the planning and budget for the company’s marketing initiatives, and has helped expand the reach of PA Group’s health and life products globally.
Karen earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration specializing in marketing from Keiser University.
Human Resources GeneralistA six-year veteran with the firm, Vanessa began her career at PA Group as a corporate accountant. In her present role, Vanessa oversees all human resources aspects for the company, including analyzing data, processing payroll and regularly reviewing employee performance with direct supervisors. She also monitors and ensures compliance with PA Group’s policies and procedures.
Vanessa earned her Bachelor’s in sociology and anthropology from Florida International University. In addition, she received her Human Resource Management certificate from Florida International University.