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Gothaer Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń S.A.

Film korporacyjny - Gothaer Towarzystwo UbezpieczeńHistory:
The company was established in 1990 as Polskie Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń S.A.. In 2011 PTU S.A. won an industry investor – German concern Gothaer, which holds 100% of company shares. Gothaer is a leader in the European insurance market. On 1 October 2012 Polskie Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń S.A. was renamed to Gothaer Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń S.A. and changed the logo.

Management Board Gothaer TU S.A.:
  • Anna Włodarczyk-Moczkowska, President of the Management Board, responsible for retail insurance (including sales), HR, administration, legal office, internal audit and inspections as well as marketing and PR.
  • Anna Biesenthal, Board Member responsible for IT office, project and process management as well as customer contact.
  • Adam Dwulecki, Board Member responsible for the corporate insurance (including sales) and claims handling matters.
  • Wojciech Rabiej, Board Member responsible for sections: economic and financial matters, planning, statistics and analyzes, capital investments, actuarial and risk management matters, reinsurance and portfolio supervision as well as debt collection.

Supervisory Board Gothaer TU:
The members of the Gothaer TU S.A. Supervisory Board are:
  • Thomas Leicht, President
  • Józef Wancer, Deputy President
  • Jürgen Meisch, Dr Werner Görg, Henryk Chmielak, and Volker Honacker, Board Members
Sales chain
Gothaer has a countrywide sales chain and cooperates with about 8.000 agents.


Gothaer Versicherungsbank VVaG

History:
The Gothaer company was established in 1820. It was one of the first over-regional mutual insurance societies.
The company operates under two brands: Gothaer (agents, independent finance advisors) and Asstel (online and telephone services). The company headquarters are located in Cologne, and the main offices are in Hamburg, Stuttgart and Heidelberg.

Management Board:
  • Dr. Karsten Eichmann – President of the Gothaer Management Board and responsible for human resources
  • Dr. Mathias Bühring-Uhle – responsible for the direct sales (Asstel) as well as administration and information technology department
  • Michael Kurtenbach – responsible for the health and life insurance
  • Thomas Leicht – responsible for non-life insurance
  • Dr. Hartmut Nickel-Waninger – responsible for sales via IFAs and agents, cooperation with banks as well as marketing and PR
  • Oliver Schoeller – responsible for business organisation, security office and customer service offices
More information:
http://www.gothaer.de/ueber-uns/konzern/info/vorstand.htm


Distribution:
The Gothaer Group sales chain consists of 36 distribution centres and 1600 sole agents. The company employs altogether 5350 employees.

Clients:
The company specializes in complex service of individual clients, private enterprises as well as small companies and corporate clients. Gothaer has over 3.5 m clients across Germany.

Financial results:
Gothaer achieves a premium written exceeding 4 bn euro.