Allianz Insurance has made three senior management appointments to its SME and Corporate Partnership team.
Samantha Watson will take on the role of senior partnership manager, commercial & personal lines. She will be working with partners to create market leading business models which deliver sustainable outcomes for both Allianz’s partners and end clients. Prior to this Samantha was the managing director for Allianz Business Services Limited.
Allianz has appointed Jason Potter to the position of senior partnership development manager, commercial & personal lines. Jason will now be responsible for new corporate partner relationships and business development. In addition, Jason will remain in charge of Allianz’s digital distribution.
Finally, Julie Tongue will become digital trading manager, developing Allianz’s digital trading capability for its commercial & personal division and managing its relationship with software houses and other providers. Julie has been with the business since leaving University in 2001 and has held a variety of roles including, senior account underwriter and SME manager.
David Martin, director, SME & corporate partnerships, Allianz Insurance, commented: “These three appointments are vital to ensure that Allianz delivers effective solutions for its customers. They all have a breadth of expertise and I have every confidence that these new appointments will reinforce our commitment to growing our SME and corporate partner business, enabling us to meet our ambitious profitable growth targets.”
Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz SE Group, the largest property and casualty insurer worldwide.
Around 85 million private and corporate customers rely on Allianz's knowledge, global reach, capital strength and solidity to help them make the most of financial opportunities and to avoid and safeguard themselves against risks.
In 2015, over 142,000 employees in more than 70 countries achieved total revenues of approximately 125.2bn euros.