Burkhard Gantenbein, Swiss by nationality is a board member of UNIQA Versicherungsverein Privatstiftung, Vice President of the Swiss, Austrian and Liechtenstein Chamber of Commerce and board member of the Wiener Konzerthaus. He worked for the Generali Insurance Group in Vienna, Munich and Turin before becoming General Secretary of Generali Holding Vienna. From 2002 to 2007 he was member of the executive board at Generali Versicherung Vienna. From 2007 to 2014 Dr. Gantenbein held the Position of CEO at Helvetia Insurance Austria. Since then he is working as Business Angel.
He holds a master’s degree in law (Zurich) and a PhD (Fribourg) and completed post-graduate studies in St.Gallen and at London Business School.