Allianz International Company & Specialty (AGCS) has introduced the appointment of Phil Curtis as international head of human assets, efficient April 1. Curtis (pictured above) succeeds Dr Melanie Gillig, who’s transferring to Allianz SE as program lead for Future Work. AGCS employs 4,250 folks throughout 31 nations.
Curtis joins AGCS from his present position as head of HR and alter at Allianz SE. in that position, he managed HR for two,000 workers working in Allianz Group’s headquarters unit. Curtis’ earlier HR administration roles at Allianz embrace head of world HR operations at Allianz International Buyers. Previous to becoming a member of Allianz in 2012, Curtis held a wide range of HR positions in international monetary companies corporations, together with UniCredit and UBS.
In his new position, Curtis will spearhead varied initiatives to make AGCS an employer of alternative for present and future workers. Precedence focus might be on attracting, creating, and retaining expertise to help the corporate’s development technique and driving additional development of its cultural transformation journey.
“I’m very happy to welcome Phil to AGCS and have him on board,” mentioned Bettina Dietsche, chief working officer and AGCS board member. “His international enterprise expertise and HR experience is a superb addition to our staff, and I stay up for working along with him to allow our additional development and drive expertise attraction and growth.”
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Gillig joined Allianz Group in 2007 and has been with AGCS since 2015, first as regional head of HR for CEE, earlier than transferring into the position of world head of HR in January 2020.
“I wish to thank Melanie for her strategic management of our HR staff and powerful engagement in her position in our enterprise turnaround and cultural alternate program,” Dietsche mentioned. “As well as, throughout her time at AGCS, she enabled a variety of versatile working and wellbeing initiatives for our international employees throughout the pandemic.”