Martin Strobel

Independent non-executive director

Appointment date:

01 May 2016

Nationality:

Swiss

Committees chaired:

  • Board risk committee

Member of:

  • Group audit committee
  • Remuneration committee
  • Investment committee
  • Nomination and governance committee

About Martin

Most recently Chief Executive Officer of Baloise Group, a position he held for seven years to 2015. He joined Baloise Group in 1999 as the Head of IT at Basler Switzerland and, within Baloise Group, was responsible for major cross-functional insurance and finance projects.

From 2003 to 2008, he was a member of the Corporate Executive Committee with responsibility for the Corporate Division Switzerland. From 1993 to 1999, Martin performed various roles at Boston Consulting Group, Düsseldorf, advising business in the banking and the insurance sectors.

External appointments: Non-Executive Director of Anivo 360 AG

Board contribution: Martin has over 25 years’ insurance and financial services experience, which provides the skillset required to be a member of the committees and encourages constructive challenge of matters discussed. His understanding of the insurance market adds value to his role as Chairman of the Board Risk Committee.