October 05, 2012

Minneapolis-based Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America has named Steve Thiel VP of actuarial reporting and analysis.

Reporting to SVP and chief actuary Neil McKay, Thiel will be responsible for timely reporting of actuarial balances while analyzing the financial performance of the company.

Thiel has been with Allianz since 2008. Among his accomplishments is working with operations and IT to develop a platform for managing the existing in-force business. He's also held actuarial positions at Sun Life and Allstate.

"Steve has been instrumental in ensuring our products meet desired profitability in a challenging market environment," McKay said in a statement. "He is very well positioned to lead the actuarial financial reporting function within Allianz Life and will help maintain our financial strength."

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