Our New Year's resolution - to welcome you as a colleague!
Our New Year's resolution - to welcome you as a colleague!

It's always the same - new year, new resolutions. You want to do more sport, meet up with friends more often, or look for a new professional challenge. For many, these are all standard things on their own list of resolutions. With the last one, at least, we can give you concrete support - at the moment, we have over 1,200 good reasons for you to translate this resolution into reality in the new year!

Allianz concludes IT operations service agreement with IBM for data center operation support
Allianz concludes IT operations service agreement with IBM for data center operation support

Transformation of global IT infrastructure / Changeover to be completed by the end of 2017

Drive safely despite holiday stress
Drive safely despite holiday stress

Holidays are supposed to be happy times, but we all know how stressful they can be. According to the accident researchers at the Allianz Center for Technology (AZT), driver distraction is the most underestimated risk when driving. The danger of being distracted and having an accident increases during the hectic run-up to Christmas.

A Christmas tree for the pope
A Christmas tree for the pope

This year, the Christmas tree which decorates St. Peter's square in Rome comes from Bavaria. A Munich based Allianz agency insured the 1.200 kilometer long journey.

No panacea, but a dialog
No panacea, but a dialog

"The drifting apart of the Middle East is unparalleled in history," Professor Yousef Meri reminded listeners on the occasion of his inaugural speech for his Allianz guest professorship at Ludwig Maximilians University (LMU) in Munich.

Xaver: Three cheers for prevention!, Picture by: Jonas Rogowski | Titel: storm Xaver in Warnemünde, 2013| License: CC BY 3.0
Xaver: Three cheers for prevention!

Winter storms such as "Xaver" have become increasingly frequent in central Europe. most recently the region fell victim to Cyclone "Christian" at the end of October. In general, damage levels have increased in recent decades, mainly because of socio-economic factors.

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918-2013)
"A man of values "

SE board member Clement Booth remembers extraordinary statesman and fellow countryman Nelson Mandela.

Year in review 2013
Year in review 2013

A new stadium, exciting cultural and sports events with high-profile stars and important steps towards sustainability. Click through the photos and read about the highlights of the Allianz year 2013. Further important news will be added within the remaining weeks of the year.

Allianz and Ford shape partnership to develop and offer mobility concepts
Allianz and Ford shape partnership to develop and offer mobility concepts

Cooperation to offer new mobility solutions for Ford clients / Joint projects between Allianz and Ford of Europe open up new opportunities for innovative products and services and benefits for the customers of both companies