Allianz Names Leader of Market Management

July 1, 2010 ( - Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America has named Jeannee Hoppe as the new senior director of Market Management and Product Innovation.

In this role, Hoppe will be responsible for managing the development and implementation of the Market Management strategies and programs, which encompass both market strategy and market research.   

According to a press release, Hoppe comes to Allianz from Ameriprise Financial, where she most recently developed its Strategic Sourcing department. Prior to that, she held a number of leadership roles with Ameriprise, including Director of its Strategic Transformation organization where she specialized in marketing, communications, and training. During her time in that role, Hoppe worked on a variety of initiatives including market research, product strategy, and supported the launch of a 403(b) product.   

Hoppe earned her bachelor’s degree from Hamline University in St. Paul. She also has a master’s degree from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management.