MINNEAPOLIS--(Allianz Life®) named Tom Mundt as the new vice president of Infrastructure in the IT division. In this role, Mundt will be responsible for leading overall infrastructure strategy, including assessing hardware and software options, managing provider relationships, and providing incident management for Allianz Life. He will also serve as the key IT contact with the parent company, Allianz SE. In this role, Mundt will report to the Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Jeff Palm.)--Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (
“Tom brings a wealth of experience to this role”
“Tom brings a wealth of experience to this role,” said Palm. “In addition to leading global process improvements, he’s also served key clients in multiple industries ensuring top-of-the-line quality and service delivery. We’re confident that his expertise will be a great addition to the Allianz Life leadership team.”
Before joining Allianz Life, Mundt was a senior executive with Accenture in Minneapolis, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, for eight years where he was responsible for the delivery of IT infrastructure outsourcing services to more than 70 North American clients. While at Accenture, he directed the IT service delivery center operations in multiple locations around the United States and managed 500 technology professionals.
Prior to his tenure at Accenture, Mundt was a senior executive for four years with Best Buy Co., Inc., where he led more than 450 IT professionals, contractors, and third-party service providers. He directed the IT engineering and infrastructure operations for both in-store and on-line retail services for the electronics retailer. Mundt also held various IT roles at American Express Financial Advisors, which is currently known as Ameriprise Financial, Inc., where he worked for 14 years.
Mundt has a Quality Assurance Director certification from Accenture and attended the Harvard Business School Executive Education program where he participated in the executive negotiation course.
About Allianz Life
Allianz Life, one of FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2012, has been keeping its promises since 1896. Today, it carries on that tradition, helping Americans achieve their retirement income and protection goals with a variety of annuities and life insurance products. As a leading provider of fixed index annuities, Allianz Life is part of Allianz SE, a global leader in the financial services industry with 142,000 employees worldwide. More than 78 million private and corporate customers rely on Allianz knowledge, global reach, and capital strength to help them make the most of financial opportunities.