Frank Forster appointed MD and Chief Transformation Officer at Allianz Global Benefits
Allianz Global Benefits (AGB), the employee benefits network of Allianz Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Frank Forster as Managing Director and Chief Transformation Officer effective January 1, 2021 to further support future business growth.
by Allianz Global Benefits | 2 min read
As part of a wider investment in the growth of Allianz Global Benefits, Frank’s responsibility will include introducing new digital offerings to meet the growing demand of multinational corporate clients while implementing AGB’s holistic business model, organized as an employee benefits platform, to simplify and digitize the business.
In a statement, Frank said: “I’m very excited to join Allianz Global Benefits in this new position and I’m looking forward to helping the team drive the next phase of profitable growth. As 2020 has clearly shown us, employee benefits are not only an integral part of any organization’s ability to attract and retain talent, but also a demonstrable way to care for their employees. Our role is to support our clients in the best way possible with state of the art, digital solutions and actionable insights that improve their employees’ well-being.”
Allianz Global Benefits’ strategy is built on the strengths and solutions of the global Allianz Group and its partner insurers. Offering consistent and attractive employee benefits solutions across countries at competitive prices is the foundation of AGB. Enabling corporates to differentiate from their competition through holistic and digital offerings is what makes the difference.
Frank brings more than 20 years of experience in financial services and in driving change and digitization. He joined Allianz in 2011 after coming back home to Munich from Silicon Valley. He’s held a number of management roles within Allianz Group. His most recent as Head of Business Development for Allianz Direct.
Dirk Hellmuth, CEO of Allianz Global Benefits, said: “We are thrilled to win a colleague with such deep understanding of how to provide innovation and simplicity in our complex business segment and we are very much looking forward to further shaping our successful employee benefits journey and exceeding our customer’s expectations.”
About Allianz Global Benefits
Allianz Global Benefits is a member of Allianz Group and specialized in implementing local employee benefits products, insurance solutions and services into global programs. The headquarters of the network is based in Germany and operates a strong global network of more than 110 Allianz subsidiaries and selected external insurance partners in over 90 countries. Leveraging on the geographical scale, the expertise and the customer centricity of its network partners, AGB addresses the needs of multinational companies of managing employee benefits globally.