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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty Appoints North American Aviation Underwriting Specialist

New York, July 20, 2017 – Allianz Group’s specialist corporate insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty® (AGCS) announced today that Joshua Jeter has been named Underwriting Specialist, Aviation, effective immediately. In this role, Jeter will be responsible for generating new business, as well as supporting and further developing the underwriting strategy for Aviation.

“As we continue to grow our aviation business, it’s imperative we grow our team as well,” said James Van Meter, Aviation Practice Leaderin the United States. “Adding someone with the talent and caliber of Joshua exemplifies our strong commitment to employ the very best underwriters in the industry.”

Before joining Allianz in July, Jeter spent almost six years with Ironshore Insurance Services as an Assistant Manager of Aviation & Reinsurance. In this role, reporting directly to the Global Head of Reinsurance, he worked to protect Ironshore’s global platform with external reinsurance. Jeter also was responsible for maintaining relationships with aviation managing general agents. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Mississippi, majoring in Risk Management & Insurance.

In 2006, Jeter joined the Air National Guard as an Aerospace Maintenance Technician in Mississippi. He spent nine years as a crew member for both the Alabama and Mississippi Air National Guard before being promoted to First Sergeant in the Alabama Air National Guard two years ago.

“We are very excited to add Josh to our team,” added Van Meter. “We believe his depth of knowledge and experience will help provide our brokers and clients with the world class service they deserve.” 




Media Contacts:

Ken Reischmann
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
646 472 1439

Erin Burke
Harden Communications Partners
631 239 6903



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