Allianz Life Promotes Sherri Du Mond to SVP of FMO Distribution Sales

Du Mond to Lead the Company’s Largest Sales Channel

MINNEAPOLIS – May 14, 2019 – Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life®) today announced that Sherri Du Mond was promoted to senior vice president of FMO Distribution Sales. In her new role, she is responsible for managing relationships with the field marketing organizations (FMOs) that distribute Allianz Life fixed products. She will report to Chief Distribution Officer Eric Thomes.

“Sherri has been with Allianz Life since 2008, and brings a wealth of both company-specific and industry-wide knowledge to the position,” said Thomes. “I am confident in her ability to lead and grow the company’s largest sales channel.”

Du Mond will lead on-going sales initiatives, recruit new distribution relationships, and manage the overall strategic direction of FMO distribution.

Since 2015, Du Mond has been the president and chief executive officer of Questar Capital Corporation and Quester Asset Management Inc. Prior to joining Allianz Life, she held positions at Minnesota Life and Securian Financial Group. She began her career in financial services as a financial advisor at North Star Resource Group.

Du Mond has a BA from Washington University in St. Louis, MO. She earned the RHU designation, and completed the CFP and RICP programs. She holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 24, 63, and 65 securities registrations.

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.