24.01.2020 – 15:00
Claudine Blaser Egger to become a new member of the Helsana Executive Board
Dr Claudine Blaser Egger (49) will become a new member of the Helsana Executive Board on 1 June 2020. As part of the new corporate strategy, she will be responsible for the new "Health" business division.
Dr Claudine Blaser Egger will become a new member of the Helsana Insurance Company Ltd Executive Board on 1 June 2020. In her new function, she will assume responsibility for the "Health" business division, which has been newly created as part of the new 2020+ corporate strategy. With the new strategy, Helsana will in future play a greater role in shaping the Swiss healthcare system and offer insured persons advisory and coordination services as well as strengthen its cooperation with service providers and other players in the healthcare sector for the benefit of its customers.
Claudine Blaser Egger completed her PhD in Biology and Immunology at ETH Zurich and also gained a Master's in Business Administration from the same institution. Most recently, the married mother of three worked as CEO of Argomed Ärzte AG - a leading competence and service company for integrated care in the Swiss healthcare system. Further milestones in her professional career have included collaborating in the establishment of Cytos Biotechnologie AG and serving as Managing Director of the life-science research platform ETH Phenomics Center.
Helsana - Committed to life
The Helsana Group is Switzerland's dependable health and accident insurer, offering both individuals and enterprises a complete health and prevention service. It is not listed on the stock exchange and is organised as a holding. With CHF 6 billion in earned premiums, the company is one of the leading providers in the Swiss insurance market with a workforce of more than 3,000 employees in Switzerland.
The Helsana Group insures 1.9 million people in Switzerland against the financial consequences of illness, accidents, maternity and long-term care in old age. With a wide range of products and services in the areas of basic, supplementary and accident insurance, Helsana is committed to the lives of each and every one of its members.
Helsana develops insurance solutions to mitigate the economic consequences of illness or accident-related occupational absences for 44,400 companies and associations with a total of 710,000 insured members.