“Andrew has provided tremendous leadership for our policy administration solution program,” said SVP Jasmine Jirele. “His expertise has strengthened our capabilities ensuring we have a strong foundation to support our business for years to come.”
Minneapolis, Minn. (PRWEB) February 27, 2013
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) named Andrew Mattson to the role of assistant vice president in the Operations area. In this role, Mattson is responsible for the implementation of a new policy administration system for the company. This system will support new business and inforce policy administration and maintenance. Mattson reports to the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Operations Jasmine Jirele.
“Andrew has provided tremendous leadership for our policy administration solution program,” said Jirele. “His expertise has strengthened our capabilities ensuring we have a strong foundation to support our business for years to come.”
Prior to his promotion, Mattson was a program manager responsible for the new policy administration system program as it was integrated with other company systems. He led the governance of the administration system installation involving over 200 employees, contractors, and vendors. Before leading the policy administration work in 2010, Mattson was a project and program manager for three years in the variable annuity product innovation area where he managed the overall product development process for the variable annuity product line.
Building his project management experience, Mattson also worked as a project manager for The Willow Group in Bloomington, Minn., Keane, Inc., in Edina, Minn., and NRT Corporation in Edina where he worked as a consultant for various business and IT initiatives with Allianz Life and other companies in the Twin Cities until 2007. Mattson also held roles as a systems analyst and coordinator.
Mattson has a Bachelor of Arts degree in industrial design from the University of Wisconsin-Stout out of Menomonie, Wis. He also holds a Project Management Professional certification.
About Allianz Life
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, one of FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2013, has been keeping its promises since 1896. Today, it carries on that tradition, helping Americans achieve their retirement income and protection goals with a variety of annuities and life insurance products. As a leading provider of fixed index annuities, Allianz Life is part of Allianz SE, a global leader in the financial services industry with 142,000 employees worldwide. More than 78 million private and corporate customers rely on Allianz knowledge, global reach, and capital strength to help them make the most of financial opportunities.