Minneapolis-based Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America provides annuities and life insurance products in the United States in all states except for New York. In New York, annuities and life insurance products are offered by Allianz Life Insurance Company of New York.
Allianz Life offers various products, including fixed and variable annuities and life insurance. These products are offered through a network of more than 100,000 agents nationwide.
The company is a principal subsidiary of Allianz SE, a European global financial services group that is the 31st largest corporation in the world based on revenue. Allianz SE employs nearly 155,000 people worldwide.
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America began as North American Casualty, started by Henry Little of Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1896. In 1912, North American Casualty merged with North American Life Association – founded in 1910 by Zeke Austin with capital from Henry Little – to become North American Life and Casualty. H.P. Skoglund was the company's longtime president as well as one of the original owners of the Minnesota Vikings.
In 1979, North American Life and Casualty Co. was acquired by Allianz, a German conglomerate, which renamed the company Allianz Life Insurance Co. of North America in 1993. Founded in 1890, Allianz is now one of the world’s largest integrated financial services organizations with asset management, life, health and property-casualty insurance, and banking operations in more than 70 countries.
Highest paying job titles at Allianz Life Insurance include Underwriter, Head of Schools, and Marketing Director