Press & media

01/11/2021
 
Allianz officially began its eight-year worldwide partnership with the Olympic & Paralympic Movements on Jan. 1, building on a collaboration with the Paralympic Movement since 2006.
 
“Allianz is proud to be the „Worldwide Insurance Partner” of the Olympic & Paralympic Movements,” said Oliver Bäte, Chief Executive Officer of Allianz SE. “As a supporter of the sports ecosystem and through shared core values of excellence, friendship, inclusion and respect, Allianz and our 148,000 employees and 100,000 agents are excited to care and deliver for athletes, their families and their ambitions.”
 
12/08/2020
 
It is predicted that by the year 2040, the number of road deaths in developed countries will be close to zero, while road traffic accidents will be significantly reduced. Autonomous vehicles will become the norm and smart streets and highways will transform the network infrastructure. That’s according to the new ‘Mobility of the Future’ report from Allianz Partners, which predicts that mobility across the world will become cleaner, safer and more efficient than ever over the next 20 years.
 
‘Mobility of the Future’ was launched as part of ‘The World in 2040’ futurology series. Authored by internationally renowned futurologist, Ray Hammond, it presents likely future developments and trends expected to transform the global mobility industry between now and 2040. Allianz Partners commissioned the report to help them anticipate the mobility-focused needs of their customers over the coming decades. Allianz Partners is a world leader in B2B2C assistance and insurance solutions, delivering global protection and care, and offers dedicated mobility and insurance products and services to automotive manufacturers and mobility providers through the Allianz Automotive brand. 
 
 
 
 
11/20/2020
 
The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed our daily lives. There is an increasing demand for health and medical related protection and care. To ensure we support the consumer needs, Allianz Assistance B2C Gateway is officially launched on November 16 to offer A-Z services and protection in mobility, travel, home and healthcare around people’s lives.

Allianz Assistance’s B2C Gateway, as Allianz Partners China’s first comprehensive B2C gateway, covers insurance and assistance products in various life scenarios, including travel insurance, roadside assistance, home assistance, and healthcare services. We aim to bring our best products to consumers and allow them to get protection with one click through WeChat. 
 
 
 
 
11/06/2020
 
The COVID-19 outbreak has accelerated the digitalization of healthcare services with the demand for remote consultation and advice growing significantly. Digital health technology will become the norm, as the digital delivery of medical services and information allows for convenience, safety, reassurance and cost efficiency. 
 
Allianz Partners has expanded its range of digitally-accessible healthcare solutions during this critical period to ensure access to healthcare while providing peace of mind to customers. These solutions also include HelloBetter digital mental health support, recognized by the World Economic Forum as one of 15 initiatives globally which are helping address COVID-19 issues and their aftermath.
 
 
 
 
07/24/2020
 
With one in four adults suffering from mental health disorders, mental health is a major challenge facing businesses today. In its mission to provide access to quality care as quickly and easily as possible, Allianz Partners is announcing a new partnership with digital mental health pioneer HelloBetter, to offer fully digital, scientifically-proven mental health solutions.  
 
06/05/2020
 
  • 2019 revenues: 6.7 billion euros (+11.3% vs 2018 / +9.0% at constant rate )
  • Operating profit: 240.6 million euros (+22.2% vs 2018 / +18.3% at constant rate1)
  • Combined ratio: 97% (-0.5% vs 2018) 
 
04/21/2020
 
To enhance the group’s presence in the Asia Pacific region, Vinay Surana joins Allianz Partners as Regional Chief Executive Officer
 
Allianz Partners announces the appointment of Vinay Surana as Regional Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, effective from the 23rd of March 2020. Based in Singapore, Vinay will lead the Asia Pacific business with responsibility for Australasia, China, Japan, India and South East Asia. He reports directly to Dan Assouline, Global Head of Markets and Board Member, Allianz Partners.
 
02/02/2020
 
Allianz (China) Insurance Holding Co. Ltd. announced today that the group’s key institutions in mainland China and Allianz SE will jointly set up an emergency response fund to support China’s fight against the coronavirus epidemic.
 
The initial pledge towards this fund is RMB 4 million (EUR 520,000), coming in part from Allianz SE’s Disaster Recovery Fund and in part from Allianz’s operating entities in China and the region.
 
The emergency response fund will be managed directly by Allianz (China) Insurance Holding Co Ltd., which is based in Shanghai, in collaboration with the other Allianz operating entities in China and the region, including Allianz China Life Insurance Co. Ltd., Allianz Jingdong General Insurance Company Ltd., Allianz Partners China, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS) Singapore and Euler Hermes Consulting (Shanghai).
 
15/01/2020
 
By the year 2040, international travel will have become a faster, easier and more ecologically sustainable activity than ever before and will also deliver a far richer traveller experience. It’s predicted that airline passenger numbers will double by that time and facial pattern recognition systems will mean our faces will become our passports and boarding passes, while virtual travel experiences, hotel rooms and museums will be commonplace. That’s according to a new report commissioned by Allianz Partners to help them prepare for the travel-related needs of their customers in the future. Allianz Partners is a world leader in B2B2C assistance and insurance solutions, delivering global protection and care, and offers dedicated travel insurance services through the Allianz Travel brand. 

‘The Future Travel Experience’ was launched today as part of ‘The World in 2040’ futurology series. Authored by internationally renowned futurologist, Ray Hammond, it presents likely future developments and trends that will impact international travel and the traveller experience over the next 20 years.