Ivanka Williams

IWilliamsIvanka has worked in the Life Insurance Industry for almost three decades, and has a wealth of Underwriting and Claims experience.

Following various roles in Australia with both insurance and reinsurance companies including Swiss Re, Hannover Re, ING, BT Financial Group, Asteron and Zurich, Ivanka joined Allianz in 2005, relocating to Singapore as Regional Risk Manager for Allianz Reinsurance Asia Pacific (ARAP), providing Underwriting and Claims technical support to internal and external clients across Asia Pacific, the Middle East and North Africa.

In 2010, Ivanka transferred to Allianz SE Insurance Management Asia Pacific (AZAP) as Regional Chief Underwriter, overseeing all Life & Health Underwriting and Claims functions for the Asia Pacific Region.

In March 2014, Ivanka moved to Munich to take on the role of Global Head of Underwriting and Claims with the Global Life and Health division of Allianz SE, a challenging role she continues to be extremely passionate about.

Ivanka is focussed on satisfying customer needs while continuing to develop a sound risk management strategy in the areas of Underwriting and Claims that is both prudent and commercially viable. She is also enjoying exploring her new home city, Munich.