Frank Forster appointed MD and Chief Transformation Officer at Allianz Global Benefits
Allianz Global Benefits (AGB), the employee benefits network of Allianz Group, in December 2020 announced the appointment of Frank Forster as Managing Director and Chief Transformation Officer.
According to the company, “Forster’s responsibility will include introducing new digital offerings to meet the growing demand of multinational corporate clients while implementing AGB’s holistic business model, organized as an employee benefits platform, to simplify and digitize the business.” In a statement, he remarked: “[…] As 2020 has clearly shown us, employee benefits are not only an integral part of any organization’s ability to attract and retain talent, but also a demonstrable way to care for their employees.[…]”
Frank brings more than 20 years of experience in financial services and in driving change and digitization. He joined Allianz in 2011 after coming back home to Munich from Silicon Valley. He has held a number of management roles within Allianz Group, his most recent as Head of Business Development for Allianz Direct.
He holds a Dipl.-Betriebswirt (FH) degree from ESB Business School, Reutlingen University, Germany and an M.B.A. in the Management of Innovation and Technology from Portland State University’s School of Business in Portland, Oregon.