Allianz makes senior AGCS appointment

Sydney, 5 August 2015

Allianz is pleased to announce that James Stack has been appointed to the position of Regional Manager - Market Management at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) Pacific, effective 15 September 2015.

James replaces Willem Van Wyk who was appointed as CEO of AGCS Dubai in May 2015.

James has 16 years of experience in the industry with a strong focus on business development as the NSW State Distribution Manager and, more recently, the NSW State Commercial Manager at Zurich Australia. During this time, James has established a highly regarded reputation in the market.

AGCS Pacific CEO, Holger Schaefer said, “this is a key role for AGCS and I am very pleased to have a high calibre professional like James join our team. I am confident James will make a strong contribution to the business and invigorate our sales and distribution strategy.”

About Allianz Australia
General Insurance Company of the Year 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009*
Best General Insurance Company of the Year 2014, 2012, 2010, 2007, 2006**

Allianz Australia delivers a wide range of personal, commercial and corporate insurance products and services to more than 2.5 million policyholders. Over 50% of Australia's top 200 BRW-listed companies have some form of insurance cover with the group and the group provides workers compensation services to around one-fifth of Australian employees.

*Australia & New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards
**Australian Banking and Finance Insurance Awards