Jürgen is a risk management coach at the Insurance Institute in Switzerland. His skill at working with diverse cultures and his extensive experience in property underwriting are the foundation for his successful work with clients operating globally.
- Aviation and Aerospace
- Consumer Goods and Services
- Food and Drink
- Healthcare and Life Sciences
- Industrial Materials, Goods and Services
- IT and Telecom
- Public Sector, Education and Culture
- AmericasUnited States
- EMEAAustria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxemburg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
- UK & IrelandUnited Kingdom
Jürgen started his career in the insurance industry more than 30 years ago as a trainee. Later, he was a property underwriter for Allianz in Cologne and Munich. In 1996 he moved to the US to assume responsibility for underwriting large US multinational accounts, initially in Los Angeles. He moved on to create and lead the Large Global Accounts unit in Atlanta. In 2002 he moved to Zurich, Switzerland, to lead the Large Accounts Property unit.
Three years later, Jürgen joined AXA XL as Property Underwriting Manager for Switzerland, Austria/CEE, Italy and Iberia. In 2011, he became Head of Underwriting Management for the International Property unit. He works closely with the unit’s Chief Underwriting Officer to help drive financial and underwriting performance, talent, risk and portfolio management as well as underwriting excellence and efficiency.
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