Allianz announces changes to executive leadership team
Allianz Holdings has today announced that Steve Treloar, CEO for Allianz Personal, and Fernley Dyson, chief financial officer, are stepping down from their respective roles to pursue new opportunities.
Allianz Commercial unveils new financial lines underwriting teams
As part of its growth ambition Allianz Commercial has made a number of appointments to form a new financial lines team that will operate across three new regional hubs. Focussing solely on Allianz’s Directors & Officers and Professional Indemnity propositions they’ll increase Allianz’s presence in the market by working closely with branch distribution teams and local brokers to enable slick an
Allianz Legal Protection strikes motor deal with Lawshield
Lawshield UK has chosen Allianz Legal Protection (ALP) to underwrite motor Legal Expenses Insurance (LEI) products.
Allianz duo to deliver new broker strategy
Allianz Commercial has promoted Harriet Allen and Vicky Barrett to the new positions of broker segment manager to lead the delivery of Allianz’s segmentation proposition
Allianz ‘All together’ at BIBA
Allianz Commercial, LV= Broker, Allianz Partners and Allianz Trade will be exhibiting together at the UK's largest insurance broking conference taking place in May in Manchester.
Allianz appoints property and motor trade leads
Allianz Commercial has promoted Mark Ashwood as head of property insurance and Olivia Baker as head of motor trade insurance.
Mark and Olivia will be responsible for setting the strategy, direction, pricing and underwriting appetite for Allianz’s commercial property and motor trade accounts respectively, as well as maintaining and developing products and customer propositions.
Allianz recruits engineer surveyor apprentices
Allianz is recruiting six lift and crane apprentices for the third cohort of its Engineer Surveyor programme as it expands its inspection business.
One in five SMEs cuts insurance cover amid cost-of-living crisis
Allianz research has found that 19% of small and medium businesses have reduced their insurance cover in the past 12 months and a similar proportion plan on doing the same in the coming year, amid rising cost pressures.
Allianz continues mid-corp growth agenda with regional underwriting manager promotion
Allianz Commercial has appointed Karen Pickersgill as regional underwriting manager, London.
Allianz Group announces revenue of £5.6bn in UK
Full year results for Allianz Group released today reveal that the organisation continued to grow in the UK in 2022, achieving a total revenue of £5,612.8m.
Allianz receives seventh marque for claims service as brokers rate expertise and relationships
Insurance consultancy Gracechurch has awarded Allianz its Service Quality Marque (SQM) for the seventh year in a row, after UK regional brokers rated Allianz Commercial’s claims service as consistently outstanding. The annual independent research found that Allianz ratings were particularly strong for relationships and expertise.
Allianz leverages green parts and approved repairers to boost claims efficiency
Allianz Commercial has refreshed its fleet policies to reduce repair times. Under new wordings, green parts will be fitted for non-safety-critical repairs and the excess will be reduced for customers using the Approved Repairer Network.
Allianz unifies renewable power team to fulfil green growth ambition
Allianz Engineering, Construction & Power (EC&P) has brought its renewable energy experts into one team, with the ambition to grow its green power portfolio.
Allianz Commercial promotes Eibhlin Swan to newly created role of head of claims customer delivery
Allianz Commercial has merged the claims operations area with the supply and experts team, promoting Eibhlin Swan to the newly created role of head of claims customer delivery.
Allianz announces regional manager for Midlands and South West
Allianz Commercial has appointed Graham Stait to the position of regional manager, Midlands and South West, Commercial Regions, effective 1 February.
In his new role, Graham will be responsible for leading the region, working with the branch trading operations, strengthening ties with local brokers and customers and driving new opportunities for the Midlands and South West team.
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Allianz Commercial detects record fraud volumes worth £70.7m
Allianz Commercial detected £70.7m worth of insurance fraud in 2022, up from the £63.6m in 2021. This amounts to a £7.1m or 11.2% uptick.
Allianz strengthens Engineering, Construction & Power business with internal promotion
Allianz Commercial is strengthening the underwriting capacity of its construction business in London. Engineering Construction & Power (EC&P) has appointed Arshad Rashid as regional underwriting manager for London.
In this role, Arshad will drive growth and lead the technical underwriting activity for EC&P in London, as well as monitoring the performance of regional accounts and lin
Allianz Holdings welcomes new chief actuary
Allianz Holdings has announced the appointment of Laurence Townley as chief actuary for the UK business effective 1 January 2023.
Laurence joins Allianz following 10 years at Direct Line as director of financial risk. Prior to that, he held various roles at Zurich Insurance UK including chief actuary. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and has chaired the prudential regul
Allianz Holdings celebrates new UK Inclusive Employer ranking
In recognition of its continued dedication to workplace diversity and inclusion, Allianz Holdings has been ranked 14th in The Inclusive Top 50 UK Employers List. Now in its seventh year, the list has become a definitive cross-industry index recognising best practice and innovation with the goal of driving inclusion for all.
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