Allianz Life has announced that Jeff Pruitt will assume responsibility for all compliance activities for Allianz Life Financial Services, LLC (ALFS), which distributes variable annuities, and Allianz Investment Management (AIM), which handles investment management operations for all Allianz-affiliated insurance companies throughout North America.
Pruitt brings more than ten years of compliance experience to his new role. He joins Allianz Life from PNC Asset Management Group, where he was chief compliance officer for funds and also served as SVP and director of asset management compliance. Prior to his time at PNC, Pruitt was deputy chief compliance officer for the Asset Management Compliance program at Thrivent Financial.
“I’m very excited to have Jeff join the team,” says Mike Brennan, chief compliance officer at Allianz Life, in a statement. “With his previous compliance experience in the financial services industry, I know he’ll make an immediate and meaningful contribution in our continued efforts to drive results for our customers.”