Allianz Suisse: Agata Przygoda becomes new Head of Operations
Agata Przygoda, currently COO of Allianz Slovakia, will take up her new role as Head of Operations and Member of the Executive Board at Allianz Suisse on January 1, 2022. She succeeds Jörg Zinsli, who is leaving the company at his own request at the end of the year to take early retirement.
Editorial - 8 September 2021
Agata Przygoda, 39, started her professional career in 2003 in the sales organization and customer service of a Polish bank. She joined Allianz in 2007 as Procedures and Quality Team Manager of Allianz Bank Polska. In 2011, she moved to the then Allianz Managed Operations and Services SE in Munich, where she worked on various projects and in the CEO Office, among others. At Allianz SE, she took over the management of the Group COO Office in 2015 and later the regional responsibility as COO for the Central and Eastern European country companies.
Agata Przygoda has been COO and member of the management board of Allianz Slovakia since 2019, during which time she has driven forward the digitalization of the country company, among other things. Agata Przygoda studied economics and holds a PhD from the Warsaw School of Economics. She also completed further training in marketing and management, business psychology for managers and international finance.