NU Online News Service, June 16, 2003, 12:38 p.m. EDT – Global Benefits Group/TieCare International, Foothill Ranch, Calif., has named Andrew Thorburn president and chief executive officer.

Thorburn has been managing the company’s operations for four years.

Company founder Robert Sass, who has been the chairman, president and CEO, will retain the title of chairman.

Global Benefits develops international benefit plans and international health provider networks. It has administrative offices in Vienna, Belgrade and Shanghai as well as in Foothill Ranch.