Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appointed Connie Nkosi as a Senior Underwriter effective August 1, 2020 reporting to Head of MidCorporate in Africa Geoff Tanton. She entered the insurance industry as an Insurance broker at Old Mutual Insure in 2008 and spent time at Marsh as a Placement Broker and at Telesure Group as a Commercial Underwriter. Before joining AGCS, Connie was a Senior Placement Broker at Price Forbes. Connie’s educational background includes a Bachelor degree in Insurance and Risk Management and a Higher Certificate in Short Term Insurance from Milpark Education.
“I am pleased to welcome Connie to AGCS. We are confident that her expertise, track record and network having worked primarily in the broking market will enable us to continue expanding our Mid-Corporate line of business and contribute to the profitable growth of AGCS in the region,” says Head of MidCorp in Africa Geoff Tanton.
“I am delighted to join AGCS at a time when it is going through a comprehensive transformation program to regain profitability and market leadership in the corporate and specialty insurance segment. I am elated to join in and put my shoulders to the wheel to attain our goals. It is those who reinvent themselves, pivot and have a high agility quotient who will come out stronger in the end,” says Nkosi.
MidCorporate provides a wide range of insurance solutions for medium-sized businesses operating in manufacturing, health, retail, property, financial services and other industries.