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Allianz appoints senior account development manager

Press release   •   Apr 20, 2018 09:10 BST

Allianz Insurance has announced the appointment of Simon Cuthbert to the role of senior account development manager, technical.

In his new position Simon and his team will be responsible for looking after a portfolio of Allianz’s clients, ensuring the team delivers a first class bespoke service that caters to their needs and fulfils their obligations under the relevant statutory legislation.

Prior to his promotion, Simon held the position of regional business manager for the northern region within Allianz Engineering.

Allianz’s special services manager, Steve Ford commented:

“Simon’s extensive knowledge of the business and the wider engineering market makes him an invaluable member of the team. Having worked at Allianz for over 22 years, I have every confidence that he will build upon the existing strengths of the Account Development Management Team and grow our capabilities in this key area of the business.

“Being able to fulfil this position from within demonstrates the strength of our talented workforce”.


The information contained in this press release relates to Allianz Insurance plc. Allianz Insurance plc is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz Group.

The Allianz Group is one of the world's leading insurers and asset managers with more than 86 million retail and corporate customers. Allianz customers benefit from a broad range of personal and corporate insurance services, ranging from property, life and health insurance to assistance services to credit insurance and global business insurance. Allianz is one of the world’s largest investors, managing over 650 billion euros on behalf of its insurance customers while our asset managers Allianz Global Investors and PIMCO manage an additional 1.4 trillion euros of third-party assets. Thanks to our systematic integration of ecological and social criteria in our business processes and investment decisions, we hold a leading position in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In 2016, over 140,000 employees in more than 70 countries achieved total revenue of 122 billion euros and an operating profit of 11 billion euros for the group.

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