Ariel Woo

Regional Head of People COE, Asia Pacific, Allianz

Ariel Woo is the Regional Head of People COE, for Allianz Asia Pacific. In this role, she leads People Attraction, Talent Management, Learning & Development and Employee Experience topics across 10 countries. She is responsible for ensuring quality approach to attract and develop talent, drive internal mobility and career opportunities, build strong internal succession pipelines and improve and digitalize employee experience at every touch points. She steers regional execution of group-wide people initiatives and works closely with local HR teams to develop locally relevant initiatives. Ariel is currently working on a range of people topics under “Allianz New Work model” to redefine how we work at Allianz Asia Pacific, based on lessons learnt from the COVID-19 crisis.

Ariel has wide industry experience across retail, banking and insurance and had held various positions in HR, Operations, Sales and Marketing and Customer Service. She holds a MBA from University of Hong Kong.