• 01-DEC-2015

  • SOURCE: Zurich

Martin Senn steps down – Tom de Swaan appointed CEO ad interim

Tom de Swaan

Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) announces changes to senior management. After ten years with Zurich, six of which as CEO, Martin Senn has decided to step down by mutual agreement with the Board of Directors. He will leave the company at the end of the year. Tom de Swaan, who has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2006 and was named its Chairman in 2013, has been appointed CEO ad interim with immediate effect. While serving as CEO, Tom de Swaan will hold his mandates with other listed companies in abeyance. Fred Kindle, Vice-Chairman of the Board will take on certain additional responsibilities to ensure continued good governance. The process to appoint Martin Senn’s successor is underway.