About Allianz

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) is a leading provider of financial and retirement solutions. Our mission – we secure your future – informs how we operate, every day. We aspire to win the hearts of customers by delivering products and services that give them courage for what’s ahead, and by caring for them, for our people, and for the world around us. At the end of the day, we want to help people manage risks in retirement.

Facts about Allianz Life


Our name is pronounced "AH‑Lee‑Ahnz."


We’ve been helping Americans prepare for their financial futures since 1896.


Allianz Life is headquartered in Minneapolis.


We help people manage risk in their portfolios with both fixed and variable annuities, life insurance, Buffered Outcome ETFs, and other products.


We are the proud sponsor of Allianz Field®, home of the Minnesota United FC in St. Paul.


We are an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Allianz SE, a global financial services group based in Munich, Germany.

More than a century-long tradition of keeping our promises

Grounded in its strong history and connection to one of the largest companies in the world, Allianz Life continues to be an industry leader and grow.
1896 Henry M. Little forms North American Casualty in Minneapolis. Through a series of mergers and acquisitions, the company would become Allianz Life.
1912 North American Casualty merges with North American Life Association to form North American Life and Casualty.
1971 MONY Life insurance Co. acquires North American Life and Casualty.
1979 North American Life and Casualty joins the German conglomerate Allianz through an acquisition.
1993 The company changes its name to Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America.
2001 Allianz Life moves into its new headquarters at 5701 Golden Hills Drive, Golden Valley, Minn.
2008 Allianz Life becomes the #1 carrier of fixed index annuities in the United States.
2011 Fortune Magazine names Allianz Life one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For for the first time.
2013 Assets under management exceed $100 billion.
2017 Allianz Life becomes the title sponsor of Major League Soccer’s Minnesota United FC stadium, Allianz Field®, in the Midway neighborhood of St. Paul.
2020 Allianz Investment Management LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Allianz Life, launches an exchange-traded fund (ETF) product line.
2020 Allianz Life launches Allianz Advisory Solutions, expanding its service for advisors.
2021 Allianz Life begins an eight-year worldwide partnership with the Olympic and Paralympic Movements.
2021 Jasmine Jirele is named president and CEO, succeeding Walter White.
2022 Allianz Life enters the defined contribution market with its Allianz Lifetime Income+® Annuity for employer-sponsored plans.

Allianz. For all that’s ahead.

Our parent company

Allianz SE is a global financial powerhouse serving more than 125 million customers worldwide. Allianz SE was founded in 1890 in Munich, Germany. Allianz Life joined the Allianz SE family of companies in 1979.

Allianz Life is one of five affiliate Allianz companies in North America:

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Allianz Partners

Allianz Trade


ETFs are distributed by Foreside Fund Services LLC.

Guarantees are backed by the financial strength and claims-paying ability of the issuing insurance company. 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. Registered index-linked annuities (RILAs) are distributed by its affiliate, Allianz Life Financial Services, LLC, member FINRA, 5701 Golden Hills Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55416-1297. 800.542.5427 www.allianzlife.com

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