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Allianz confirms Gerry Ross as new head of commercial motor

Press release   •   Mar 22, 2019 09:30 GMT

Gerry Ross, head of commercial motor

Allianz Insurance has announced that Gerry Ross has been appointed to the position of head of commercial motor.

In his new role Gerry will be responsible for the Commercial Motor account including the digital motor products.

Gerry joined Allianz in 2002 as an underwriting graduate. He has undertaken a variety of roles across Allianz’s head office and regional teams, briefly leaving Allianz in 2010 to join a London market insurer before returning to Allianz as motor manager in its South East Region.

More recently Gerry held a regional underwriting manager role playing a key part in the transfer of LV= business to Allianz.

Catherine Dixon, commercial underwriting director, said:

“I am delighted to be able to welcome Gerry into this role. He brings with him excellent technical motor capabilities as well as a wealth of experience from within Allianz. His collaborative leadership style together with strong customer and market focus will, I am sure, help to take our already market leading commercial motor account from strength to strength.”

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 92 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 around 673 billion euros on behalf of its insurance customers. Furthermore our asset managers PIMCO and Allianz Global Investors manage more than 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 the leading position for insurers in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In 2018, over 142,000 employees in more than 80 countries achieved total revenues of 131 billion euros and an operating profit of 11.5 billion euros for the group.

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