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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty Bolsters North American Financial Lines Team with Key Appointments

Insurance CIO Outlook | Friday, June 04, 2021

New York - Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) announced today the appointment of two key hires in its New York office: Robert (Rob) Green as North American Regional Head of Personal Indemnity (PI); and Rick Hornby as Regional Product Lead for Financial Institutions (FI).

Joining from AGCS London, Green will manage the underwriting, distribution and profit/loss for a variety of accounts, including Lawyers Professional Liability (LPL), Accountants Professional Liability (APL), Miscellaneous Professional Liability (MPL), Architects & Engineers (A&E) and Agents business. He will report to Joe Caruso, Regional Head of Financial Lines, North America. Prior to AGCS, Green was with Allianz Insurance Plc, first as part of the U.K. Property & Casualty team before becoming an Account Underwriter for Specialty Lines. He is a graduate of the Cass Business School, City University in London.

Hornby will oversee the distribution, management and marketing of AGCS FI products and services in the West, South and Midwest Regions in the U.S. and effectuate transformational portfolio growth activities in these zones. He will report to Anton Lavrenko, Regional Head of Financial Institutions. Hornby began his insurance career with Willis Group in 2004, followed by increasingly senior roles with AmWINS Brokerage and NFP Property & Casualty Services, Inc. He received his MBA in Finance from Seton Hall University and BA in Mathematics from Rowan University.

"We are delighted to welcome these seasoned professionals to our financial lines business in North America, stated Caruso. Im excited to work with outstanding talent both from within and outside the AGCS organization to help us further grow according to the New AGCS standards of technical excellence, client service and global synergies.

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