Allianz Life Promotes Chris Du Bois to Senior Vice President, Chief Digital Officer

MINNEAPOLIS – Jan. 17, 2017 – Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life®) today announced it has promoted Chris Du Bois to senior vice president, Chief Digital Officer. In this role, Du Bois is responsible for the company’s digital strategy and execution, ranging across email, mobile, apps, websites, social media, customer relationship management (CRM) and analytics—all with an eye toward helping financial professionals and customers achieve their goals while driving business results.

“Together, Chris and his team have driven significant strategic and tactical advancements in core and new digital capabilities,” said Chief Marketing Officer Nancy Jones. “In bringing our digital strategy to life, Chris has developed strong partnerships throughout the company and also plays a significant role in managing our collaboration across the globe related to digital efforts.”

Du Bois has led the Digital Experience Management team since joining Allianz Life in 2010, recently adding the marketing analytics and customer relationship management team to his area. Prior to joining Allianz Life, Du Bois held roles at Ameriprise Financial, Prudential Financial, Oppenheimer & Co., MetLife, and was a member of the global interactive team at American Express.

Du Bois is a long-time member of the Forrester B2B Marketing Council and is a board member of the Friends of the Hennepin County Library. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in German studies from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.

About Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® in 2019, has been keeping its promises since 1896 by helping Americans achieve their retirement income and protection goals with a variety of annuity and life insurance products. In 2018, Allianz Life provided $2.8 billion in benefit payments that helped policyholders’ achieve their financial goals. As a leading provider of fixed index annuities, Allianz Life is part of Allianz SE, a global leader in the financial services industry with over 142,000 employees in more than 80 countries. Allianz Life is a proud sponsor of Allianz Field in St. Paul, Minnesota, home of Major League Soccer’s Minnesota United.