Allianz Australia has announced the appointment of Wolfgang Deichl as the chief financial officer effective from the 15th November 2021.
Wolfgang joins from Allianz Germany, where he has been the chief accountant and chief actuary since 2016. In this role, Wolfgang was responsible for the financial reporting of more than 200 legal entities that make up the Allianz German Group, as well as the reserving and actuarial functions for the life, health and property, plus casualty insurance carriers within the group.
Wolfgang has held a number of CFO and chief risk officer positions within Allianz Group since 2008, including the role of regional CFO for central and eastern Europe, and served as a director for the Group.
Paul Harvey has been acting in the role of CFO since May 2021 when Mark Raumer departed Allianz Australia. He will return to his previous role of Financial Controller.