Allianz Australia will soon have a new Chief Human Resources Officer after Vicky Drakousis was appointed to the role.
Drakousis has twenty-five years of experience in the financial services sector in both a local and international capacity. She has spent ten years at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, in several Executive General Manager Human Resources roles.
In her new role at Allianz Australia, she will lead all aspects of human resource function, including recruitment and talent management, learning and organisational development, compensation and benefits and business partnering.
Previously, she has held senior HR roles at State Street, with an international focus. She brings to Allianz extensive expertise working across cultures.
She also holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney and a Masters in Organisational Development from the University of Technology, Sydney.
Allianz Managing Director, Richard Feledy is excited for her to come on board the team.
“Vicky has a proven track record of leading progressive human resources teams in the financial services industry,” he said.
“Her considerable knowledge and experience will be instrumental as we continue to deliver results for our employees and customers in this rapidly changing business environment.”
Allianz Australia was recently awarded the Employer of Choice for Gender Equality Citation by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency for the tenth consecutive year.
— Allianz Australia (@allianz_au) February 25, 2019
Drakousis is set to start at Allianz in April. Congrats on the new role Vicki!