Rob Heiligers has been appointed regional director for UK, Ireland and France at All Net, the international employee benefit network of Germany’s Allianz Group.

Based in London, Heiligers will be responsible for the development of business with employee benefits specialists and consultants, and also for dealing with multinational employers on their group employee benefits.

Heiligers moves to All Net from Vaudoise Assurances in Switzerland, where he was responsible for marketing and product development of off-shore products to international corporate and individual clients. Before this he worked in the international employee benefits industry as European regional director for the GAIN network.

All Net, based in Stuttgart, is a co-operation of international and national insurance companies. Its primary purpose is to promote the employee benefit products of its members to multinational clients who have a need for worldwide co-ordination of their local benefit plans.

The network insurers include AEGON, Netherlands; AGF, France; Allianz, Germany; RAS, Italy; Meiji Life, Japan; Tapiola, Finland and Tryg Baltica, Denmark, amongst others.