Elisabeth Stadler studied actuarial mathematics at the Vienna Technical University and built a career in the Austrian insurance industry as Board member and chairwoman. In May 2014, she was awarded the professional title of professor by Federal Minister Gabriele Heinisch-Hosek for her merits for the insurance industry. She held the position of General Manager at Donau Versicherung from September 2014 to March 2016, and has been CEO of Vienna Insurance Group since 2016.
Areas of responsibility: Management of the VIG Group, Strategic Questions, European Affairs, Group Communication & Marketing, Group Sponsoring, Human Resources, Group Development and Strategy
Country responsibilities: Austria, Czech Republic
Supervisory board positions or comparable positions held in other Austrian and foreign companies outside the Group: Österreichische Post AG (until 19 April 2018), Die Österreichische Hagelversicherung (until 7 March 2018), Institute of Science and Technology Austria, Austrian Red Cross
Elisabeth Stadler is also active in the Supervisory Boards of significant1 Vienna Insurance Group companies: Wiener Städtische (Austria), Donau Versicherung (Austria), s Versicherung (Austria), Kooperativa (Czech Republic), ČPP (Czech Republic), PČS (Czech Republic), Compensa Non-Life (Poland), InterRisk (Poland).
1 Vienna Insurance Group considers all companies that contribute at least 2% of written premiums and at least 2% in profit before taxes to be “significant”.