Allianz at a glance

Our name is pronounced "AH-Lee-Ahnz." We’re a leading provider of retirement solutions, including fixed and variable annuities and life insurance for individuals.

Our mission and vision

"We secure your future."

Our mission informs every decision we make, every day.
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"Living your life with confidence."

That’s our vision – and our hope for every customer who entrusts their money to our care.
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Fast facts about Allianz Life.

  • The Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) headquarters are at 5701 Golden Hills Drive in Minneapolis, MN 55416-1297.
  • We’ve been helping Americans prepare for their financial futures since 1896.
  • Our consistently high ratings reflect our financial strength.
  • We are the proud sponsor of Allianz Field®, located between Minneapolis and St. Paul.
  • We are part of Allianz SE, a global financial services group based in Munich, Germany.
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Meet our parent company, Allianz SE.

We’re proud to be part of Allianz SE. Founded in 1890 in Munich, Germany, today Allianz SE is a global financial powerhouse serving more than 100 million customers worldwide.

Allianz SE is the world's:

  • 38th largest company1
  • 5th largest asset manager2
  • 3rd largest insurance company, based on assets3
  • #1-ranked insurance brand globally and among the top 35 best global brands4

Our affiliate Allianz companies in North America include Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Allianz Partners, Allianz Trade, and PIMCO – one of the world’s leading fixed income investment managers.


A history of keeping our promises

1896 Henry M. Little forms North American Casualty
1910 Zeke Austin founds North American Life Association
1912 The two firms merge as North American Life and Casualty (NALAC)
1948 NALAC moves into headquarters on Hennepin Avenue in Minneapolis
1963 NALAC initial public offering with 15,000 buyers at $19.50 a share
1971 MONY acquires NALAC for $55.8 million
1979 MONY sells NALAC to Allianz Versicherungs-AG
1987 LifeUSA® is formed
1993 NALAC and Fidelity Union Life Insurance Company join to create Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (“Allianz Life”)
1999 LifeUSA merges with Allianz Life
2001 Allianz Life moves into its new building at 5701 Golden Hills Drive
2008 Allianz Life becomes the #1 carrier of fixed index annuities
2013 Assets under management exceed $100 billion
2019 Allianz Field opens in the Twin Cities
2021 Jasmine Jirele named President and CEO

Take a closer look

From our executive leadership team to our exclusive studies to our career opportunities, discover some of the ways Allianz Life stands out.

Allianz. For all that's ahead.®

1 Fortune Global 500, June 2021. Ranking based on revenue.

2 Allianz SE, P&I/Towers Watson Thinking Ahead World 500, October 2021. Ranked by total AUM.

3 Forbes Global 2000, The World’s Largest Public Companies, May 2021.

4 Allianz Group, Interbrand Best Global Brands, October 2021.

Guarantees are backed by the financial strength and claims-paying ability of Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America. Variable annuity guarantees do not apply to the performance of the variable subaccounts, which will fluctuate with market conditions.

Products are issued by Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America. Variable annuities are distributed by its affiliate, Allianz Life Financial Services, LLC, member FINRA, 5701 Golden Hills Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55416-1297.

Product and feature availability may vary by state and broker/dealer.