Richard Feledy was appointed Managing Director of Allianz Australia Limited in January 2018 and has 30 years’ of experience in the insurance industry. Richard originally joined Allianz in 2000 and held various senior roles.
Richard is most passionate about Allianz’s people and customers, and is focused on driving innovation and customer satisfaction. He is also committed to diversity and inclusion, as well as Allianz’s community programs, including Allianz’s partnership with Settlement Services International which focuses on building opportunities to provide employment for migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.
Richard holds a Bachelor of Business degree and is a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF).
About Allianz Australia
Allianz Australia is now one of the nation’s largest insurers, with 4,500 employees, combined premium income of more than $4.5 billion and assets of approximately $7.5 billion. The company provides insurance products through various distribution channels including direct, intermediary and strategic partnerships. In 2017, Allianz Australia issued more than 5.6 million insurance policies to its 3.5 million customers. Allianz Australia is also one of the nation’s largest private Workers Compensation insurers, providing workers compensation insurance to one in every six Australian employees.
Richard Feledy is a Member of the Champions of Change Insurance Group established in 2019. The Insurance group Members are committed to advancing gender equity, inclusive cultures and achieve significant and sustainable improvements in the representation of women in leadership positions and in non-traditional roles within their organisations.