Mariana Ishchuk was appointed a member of the Management Team of Allianz Global Benefits effective January 1, 2021 alongside Cyril Samson, Dirk Hellmuth, François Jacquemin, Frank Forster and Michael Scheu.
Her responsibilities will include the strategic steering of Allianz Global Benefits, especially with regards to the further development of our global employee benefits platform that enables a flexible and holistic set of risk management program solutions for our corporate clients.
Mariana joined Allianz Global Benefits as Head of Strategy Execution in October this year and is based in Munich. She has been in several positions since joining Allianz in early 2017, most recently as Executive Assistant to a Member of the Board of Management at Allianz SE. Mariana comes with vast experience in employee benefits, having spent many years at MetLife in Ukraine in underwriting and account management areas before joining Allianz.
Mariana said: “I look very much forward to continue to jointly write together with the team the success story of Allianz Global Benefits, ensuring a best in class offering for our clients and their employees”.
Allianz Global Benefits’ holistic business model is organized around an employee benefits platform that aims to create value for all stakeholders through two key drivers - digital infrastructure and a strong global network.
Dirk Hellmuth, CEO of Allianz Global Benefits, said: “We are delighted that Mariana is joining our Management Team as these are exciting times for our business journey and she comes with vast experience and comprehensive insights into employee benefits.”
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.