Allianz Insurance has announced two new appointments to its Claims supply and experts team.
Nathan McLay has been appointed to the role of motor engineer services manager, following the retirement of Paul Roberts.
Having joined the business in 2012, Nathan most recently held the position of claims investigator operations manager. Nathan returns to Motor Engineer Services having previously held the operation manager role until November 2017. He will be responsible for the embedding recent structural and operational changes to the Motor Engineer area, whilst driving technical and customer service performance.
Kevin Knight takes on the role of claims investigator operations manager. In his new role, Kevin will be responsible for the continued digitalisation of the claims investigation service, enabling the team to provide robust and tailored claims solutions that protects the interests of customers in their time of need.
Having joined Allianz in 2005, Kevin has held a number of leadership roles within the business including customer delivery, bodily injury, fraud and credit hire management. Prior to working at Allianz, Kevin worked in a range of technical handling, leadership and management roles.
Graham Stait, head of supply & experts, Allianz Insurance commented:
“I’m delighted to be announcing these appointments from within and this demonstrates how talented our workforce is and is a testament to our highly skilled people. Both Kev and Nathan bring a wealth of experience with them and will make great additions to the team”.
“I would also like to extend my thanks to Paul who dedicated many years to working at Allianz and wish him all the best in his retirement”.
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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