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Allianz appoints COO

LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 1 JUL 2013
Allianz Australia has appointed a new chief operating officer and a new chief general manager of Workers Compensation, both effective in September. Current Allianz chief general manager of Workers Compensation David Krawitz will take over the role of ...

Falling interest rates undermine seniors' confidence

MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 25 JAN 2013
... rock bottom after the May 2012 Federal Budget but made a reasonable comeback over the following months," said Allianz Australia managing director, Niran Peiris. "However, this rebound has proved short-lived, with optimism falling back to near record ...

Allianz appoints new chief executive

LINDA HAUSKEN  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 OCT 2012
Allianz Australia has appointed Niran Peiris as the next managing director, following Terry Towell's retirement from the position. Towell, a 40-year veteran of the insurance industry, will retire as chief executive after more than a decade of successful ...

Australia's retirement system the most sustainable in the world

RACHEL DAVIS  |  MONDAY, 14 NOV 2011
... retirement savings system received the lowest score and is considered to be the best prepared for the future," said Allianz Australia Managing Director, Terry Towell. "In this current study, Greece, India, China and Thailand show the greatest need for ...

Aussie John cracks insurance market

RUTH LIEW  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUN 2009
... $500,000 life insurance for $380 per year. Options such as recovery insurance are also made available to consumers. Allianz Australia Insurance spokesperson, Nicholas Scofield, said the firm welcomed competition in the direct life insurance market. "While ...

Insurance shopping goes online

RUTH LIEW  |  TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2009
... illness protection is very affordable and easy to access these days," said Jonathan Poole, chief executive of Allianz Australia Life Insurance. There's no need to see a financial planner or to have medical tests as Australians can generally apply and ...

Allianz pays $500,000 to bushfire sufferers

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  FRIDAY, 13 FEB 2009
Allianz Australia has paid out more than $500,000 to Victoria's bushfire victims and expects the total industry insured damage to reach $1 billion. By noon on Thursday Allianz had received 533 claims valued at more than $55 million, more than double ...

HSBC contracts Allianz for insurance

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  MONDAY, 18 AUG 2008
HSBC Bank Australia is partnering with Allianz Australia to provide general insurance products under the HSBC brand to the Australian market. HSBC previously provided insurance to the Australian market using a number of insurers. The bank's move to ...

Seven page PDS insurance breakthrough

ALEX DUNNIN  |  FRIDAY, 14 SEP 2007
... cent but come with a product disclosure statement that is only seven pages. Jonathan Poole, chief executive of Allianz Australia Life Insurance, said when developing the new product class they asked themselves what they would do if they were redesigning ...

Allianz automates underwriting with RTP

Allianz Australia Life Insurance has signed a deal with RGA Technology Partners (RTP) to roll-out RTP's automated underwriting solution AURA. "Our decision to proceed with the AURA solution was based on their underwriting expertise in the insurance ...