Kolja is currently the Regional Head of Operations Asia Pacific for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) based in Singapore. In his role, he is responsible for leading and managing local Insurance Operations activities for the APAC Region which includes Operations Governance, Business Continuity Management and Real Estate & Operational Support on a regional basis. He works in tandem with local senior management to define the direction and to devise and implement operational initiatives that support and improve business operations, target optimum growth, operating efficiency and cost avoidance and/or reduction. In addition, Kolja leads and implements Global Change Programs in cooperation with all stakeholders, incl. Market Management, Claims, Finance, UW, IT and Operational Business Transformation.
joining AGCS in 2016 in Singapore, Kolja
was CEO of an Allianz linked company in Brunei (National Insurance Company
Berhad) for seven years and has held various leadership positions within the
Allianz Group in Singapore as well as in Germany. In his private life, Kolja is
crazy about his soon-to-be teenage kids, enjoys reading a varied genre of books
and is passionate about sports leading to a very active and healthy work-life