Management

Dr Heinz-Pe­ter Roß 

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Dr Heinz-Peter Roß has served as the CEO of Viridium Group since July 2014. His areas of responsibility include legal, internal auditing, communication and mergers & acquisitions. He has more than 25 years of management experience both in the insurance market and in banking, most recently as a member of the management board of Talanx AG, one of Europe's large insurance groups, where he was responsible for the German retail and corporate segments.

 


Dr Tilo Dresig

Group Chief Financial Officer (Group CFO)

As Group CFO since December 2018, Dr Tilo Dresig has been responsible for Finance and M&A, Product and Balance Sheet Mathematics, Controlling Life Insurance, Investment, Taxes as well as Treasury and Purchasing. Dr Dresig previously worked for Goldman Sachs in London and Frankfurt for more than 16 years. His last position there was Managing Director responsible for investment banking for financial services companies in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Scandinavia. Dr Dresig started his career in the Allianz Group CFO department.

 

 


Mar­kus Esch­bach

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Markus Eschbach was appointed to the Management Board in November 2014. As Chief Operating Officer (COO) he has Group-wide responsibility for customer service and retention management. He is also responsible for Group-wide human resources, operational organisation and the integration management. His prior career included his appointment in 2010 as the head of corporate development of Talanx Deutschland AG.

 


Mi­cha­el Satt­ler

Chief Risk Officer (CRO)

Michael Sattler has overseen the Risk Management since November 2019. He therefore assumes overall responsibility for risk management and compliance. He is also responsible for the functions of the Responsible Actuary, Actuarial Mathematics as well as the Independent Risk Controlling. Previously, Michael Sattler had been Group CFO of the Viridium Group since 2014. Michael Sattler held executive positions with Heidelberger Lebensversicherung AG already from 2004 onward: These functions included Responsible Actuary and Head of Actuarial Mathematics, Finance and Product Development.

 

 


Dr Mar­tin Set­zer 

Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Dr Martin Setzer joined the Viridium Group in April 2018 as CIO. His responsibilities include all IT functions of the Group. Prior, he worked for Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) where, as Chief Operating Officer (COO), he was responsible for a number of areas for several years, including information technology, transformation management and most recently digitalisation strategy.