Hans-Jürgen Wolter, Group Chief Risk Officer and Chief Actuary of the Swiss Life Group, is taking up a new position as member of the Management Board and Chief Risk Officer at Generali Investments S.p.A., Trieste, as of 1 April 2008 after four successful years with Swiss Life.
In connection with this change, Swiss Life is making adjustments to its Group Risk Management organisation. Thomas Müller, Group Chief Financial Officer, is additionally taking over Hans-Jürgen Wolter's function of Group Chief Risk Officer and will serve as Group Chief Financial & Risk Officer. The financial and insurance risk controlling functions will now report directly to Thomas Müller. Hansjörg Furrer, Head of Actuarial Controlling & Insurance Risk, will replace Hans-Jürgen Wolter as the Swiss Life Group's new Chief Actuary.

The Board of Directors and the Corporate Executive Board would like to thank Hans-Jürgen Wolter for his valuable contribution to the successful further development of the enterprise risk management at Swiss Life and wish him all the best for the future.


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The Swiss Life Group is one of Europe’s leading providers of pension and life insurance products. The Swiss Life Group offers individuals and companies comprehensive advice across a broad range of products via agents, brokers and banks in its domestic market, Switzerland, where it is market leader, and selected European markets. Multinational companies are serviced with tailor-made solutions by a network of partners in over 60 countries and regions.

Swiss Life Holding, registered in Zurich, dates back to the Schweizerische Rentenanstalt founded in 1857. Shares of Swiss Life Holding are listed on the SWX Swiss Exchange (SLHN). The Swiss Life Group employs a staff of around 9000.

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