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Allianz appoints Steffen Siljeur as Head of Marine

PRESS RELEASE. Johannesburg, June 08, 2018

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) Africa appointed Steffen Siljeur as Head of Marine, effective June 2, 2018. He will develop, grow and manage the Marine business in Africa reporting to Thusang Mahlangu, AGCS Africa CEO, and Simon Buxton, AGCS Head of Marine and Energy.

Steffen, who will be based in Cape Town, has 24 years’ experience in leadership and technical roles within the local and international marine industry.  “I am pleased to have a person of Steffen’s caliber on board,” says Thusang. “I look forward to his insight and knowledge in expanding and growing our marine business in Africa.”

“I am equally thrilled to welcome Steffen to AGCS. We are strongly committed to providing sound expertise and superior customer service in global marine insurance, so I look forward to Steffen’s significant contribution in strengthening our efforts in our technical knowhow and customer experience,” adds Buxton.