Axel P. Lehmann
Member, Group Executive Committee; Group Chief Risk Officer; Regional Chairman, EMEA
Zurich Insurance Group
MSc and PhD, Business and Economics, Univ. of St Gallen; Wharton AMP. 1985, Research Associate, Institute for Insurance Economics; 1989, lecturer in business; 1990, Head, Consulting and Mgmt Dev., Institute for Insurance Economics; 1994, Visiting Professor, Bocconi Univ. Since 1996, with Zurich Financial Services: 2001, CEO, Northern, Central and Eastern Europe, CEO, Germany; 2002, Member, Group Exec. Cttee and CEO, Continental Europe Business Div.; 2004, head, consolidation of UK and Ireland, Continental Europe div. and CEO, Europe General Insurance; 2004, CEO, Zurich American Insurance and Zurich North America Commercial; since 2008, Member, Group Exec. Cttee, Group CRO, and Regional Chairman, Europe. In April 2015, his role was expanded to Regional Chairman of Europe, Middle East and Africa.