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Rolf Dörig

Born 1957, Swiss national
Chairman of the Board of Directors

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Rolf Dörig laid the groundwork for his professional career by obtaining a doctorate in law (Dr. iur.) from the University of Zurich before being called to the bar in Zurich. Furthermore, he also successfully completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School (Boston). Joining Credit Suisse in 1986, he assumed a number of executive responsibilities in various areas of banking and in different geographical markets. As a Member of the Executive Board, he was assigned responsibility for Swiss Corporate and Retail Banking from 2000 onwards. In 2002 he assumed the role of Chairman Switzerland of Credit Suisse. Following his move to Swiss Life, Rolf Dörig held the positions of Group Chief Executive Officer from November 2002 to May 2008 and Delegate of the Board of Directors from May 2008 to May 2009.

He became Chairman of the Board of Directors of Swiss Life Holding in May 2009.

Other appointments

  • Adecco Group Inc., Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • dorma+kaba Holding Ltd, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Danzer Holding AG, Member of the Supervisory Board
  • Walter Frey Holding AG, Member of the Board of Directors