Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz SE Group, the largest property and casualty insurer in the world.
Allianz SE Group employs 142,000 employees worldwide, serving 85m customers in more than 70 countries. In the UK, Allianz Insurance employs over 4,600 people across a network of 26 offices. The company’s Head Office is situated in Guildford, Surrey. We have additional support services with over 1,000 people based in Trivandrum, India.
Allianz offers commercial insurance with a full range of products for sole traders, right up to large commercial organisations. Allianz also provides car and home insurance available through a broker network, as well as pet, musical insurance and legal protection distributed through partners.
2015 Annual Report
2015 saw significant flooding in December and losses in the private motor accounts that meant that operating profit fell to £36m before a quota share with Allianz Group. Premiums grew by a respectable 2.6% in what remained a very competitive insurance market.
Annual Financial Results Archive
- Allianz Annual Report 2014
- Allianz Annual Report 2013
- Allianz Annual Report 2012
- Allianz Annual Report 2010
- Allianz Directors Report and Accounts 2010
- Allianz Annual Report 2009
- Allianz Directors Report and Accounts 2009
- Allianz Annual Report 2008
- Allianz Directors Report and Accounts 2008
- Allianz Annual Report 2007
- Allianz Directors Report and Accounts 2007
- Allianz Annual Report 2006
- Allianz Annual Report 2005
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Allianz Holdings Management Board
The Board of Management for Allianz Holdings is composed of eight members.
Please click on the names below for more details.
Joined Allianz as Director, Claims in 2003. Appointed General Manager, Retail in 2007 and Chief Executive in 2013.
General Manager – Commercial & Personal
Simon joined Allianz Commercial in 2004. Previously he has held a variety of roles in the insurance industry. Appointed General Manager – Commercial & Personal in 2016.
Chief Underwriting Officer
Neil joined Allianz in 2003 as Regional Manager London. Appointed Chief Underwriting Officer in 2016.
Chief Financial Officer
Joined Allianz in 1989 and held a number of positions, including Appointed Actuary, in Life division before becoming Chief Actuary in 1998 and Chief Financial Officer in 2010.
Joined Allianz in 1999. Previously held senior HR and Sales and Marketing positions in the oil and dairy industries.
Chief Information Officer
Joined Allianz in 2015 as CIO. Previously held various C-level IT leadership roles in insurance and banking.
Chief Operating Officer
Joined Allianz as IT Senior Manager in 2009. Appointed Retail Operations Director in 2010 and Chief Operating Officer in 2016.
Joined Allianz in 2008 having previously held senior positions in Claims in the insurance industry.
Director, Actuarial & Reinsurance
Joined Cornhill’s Life Division in 1999 and has worked in many areas of the business, including Allianz Global Risks, Allianz Commercial and Allianz Retail. Appointed Director Actuarial & Planning in May 2014 and is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.
Jon Dye and Mark Churchlow are also on the Allianz Insurance PLC Board. Please click on the names below for more details of the other Board members.
Dr Axel Theis
Member of the Board of Management Allianz SE and Chairman of Allianz UK.
Joined Allianz in 1986. Held various management positions, including on the Board of Management in Allianz Australia in Sydney. Appointed a member of the Board of Allianz Versicherungs-AG in June 2001 and became Chief Executive Officer of Allianz Global Risks in 2004. Started current role in 2015.
Dr Brigitte Bovermann
Head of Global Insurance Lines & Anglo Markets Allianz SE
Joined Allianz in 1987. Held a number of positions before being appointed Head of Global Insurance Lines and Anglo Markets for Allianz SE in 2010. Current role includes responsibility for Euler Hermes, AGCS, ART and Allianz Re.
Joined Allianz in 1999 as General Manager of its Broker division. Served as company’s Chief Executive from 2003 to 2013. Served as President & CEO of Fireman’s Fund, Allianz’s local property and casualty insurer, until the end of 2014. Returned to the Board of Holdings PLC in 2015.
Richard Owen Hudson
Joined the Allianz UK Board in 2011. Past President of the Chartered Institute of Insurers (CII) and is Senior Warden of the Worshipful Company of Insurers.
Joined the Board of Allianz Insurance in 2014.
Rosanne Mary Murison
Joined the Board of Allianz Insurance in 2013.
Allianz Commercial has local offices across the UK providing property, casualty and motor insurance and risk management services for businesses.
Allianz Engineering offers specialist products and services to businesses with plant and machinery.
Premier BusinessCare Business Insurance
Premier BusinessCare offer business insurance and commercial vehicle insurance to small businesses across the UK. Visit Premier BusinessCare for an online quote or speak to one of their business insurance specialists.
Allianz Retail products are designed to meet the needs of customers looking to insure their car, home or wedding. Products are available only through appointed intermediaries.
Allianz Legal Protection
Allianz Legal Protection specialises in providing legal expenses insurance and services to customers through appointed brokers and intermediaries.
Allianz Musical Insurance
Allianz Musical Insurance is Allianz’s specialist musical instruments insurer.
Petplan offers insurance protection for pets against the cost of veterinary treatment. Customers can insure their dog, cat, rabbit or horse. Cover can include third party liability, loss and reward and much more.
Petplan Equine is the UK's leading horse insurance provider offering a wide variety of flexible horse insurance.