David Hosking, Allianz (Australia)
Company: Allianz Australia
Job title: Chief General Manager, Broker & Agency
As chief general manager, broker and agency at Allianz Australia, David Hosking is responsible for building a high-performing team that addresses the needs and concerns of the company’s brokers and clients. Having said that, he is a great believer of making sure that those who work with him can also achieve work-life balance. “At Allianz, we continue to implement initiatives that support the relationship between employee wellbeing and business,” he says. “Personally, I always seek to balance my work and career, family and friends and health and fitness.” Hosking puts great emphasis on fitness as a priority – to reduce stress levels and increase productivity. Prior to joining Allianz, Hosking held several roles with IAG including senior manager for group management reporting, planning and analysis to CFO Asia, and head of Australian finance services and Australian CFO. He did his MBA from the University of Sydney and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.