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Simon Zsolt has been a Head of Non-life Retail Department in Generali Hungary since August 2014. He has also been a CEO of Genertel Hungary since April 2016. His previous jobs include various management positions in Generali and Genertel, like Head of Motor Department or Team leader of motor product development at the Motor Department at Generali or Chief actuary at Genertel. He graduate economy from the Univeristy of Miskolc and postgraduate actuary from the Corvinus University of Budapest.
Dr. Tibor S. Pataki is a Head of Motor Insurance, Motor vehicle technology and statistics of the German Insurance Association (GDV e. V.) in Berlin. He is a trained lawyer and has a broad experience in the field of civil law, including insurance and product liability law. Before he has joined the German Insurance Association, he worked as a lawyer in international law firms as Allen § Overy and KPMG and advised international and national clients in the broad field of corporate and civil law, including product liability law. He has broad experience in insurance law and wrote his doctoral thesis in this subject. Mr. Pataki got a master degree in European and comparable law at the University of Oxford. Besides that, he lectures in insurance corporate law for the University of Hamburg.
Marijan Kralj graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Zagreb in 1996. His business career began in Croatia osiguranje Co. Plc. and continued in several insurance companies on the Croatian market. He spent ten years in Allianz Zagreb Co. Plc. as Director of the Non-life Insurance and was also a member of the Board. During 2014, he was a member of the Board of Generali osiguranje Co. Plc. For many years, during his business career, Marijan was a member of the supervisory and management board Croatian Nuclear Pool and the Croatian Insurance Bureau. He has been a Board member of Croatia osiguranje Co. Plc. since April 2015.
Gorjan Agačević is an entrepreneur who lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia. He is a digital expert with a successful 15 years track record in the fields of Human-Machine Interaction (HMI), User Experience (UX) and Digital Marketing. Over the years, Gorjan has worked as a consultant and a developer of in-car entertainment and driver information systems for some of the biggest car producers worldwide. He is a chief digital strategist for several international consumer brands, and a producer of the first broadband project in Croatia that won a prestigious United Nations World Summit Award. Gorjan is also one of the co-founders of Revolucija, an acclaimed full service digital agency with clients from Canada to the Middle East. As Chief Executive Officer at Amodo, he provides strategic direction for product development and Innovation Management.
Currently, Michael Theilmeier (59) is Senior Vice President of Gen Re (Business Unit Treaty Europe). Since 2015, he has been a Chairman of GDV’s Committee for Central and Eastern Europe, Berlin (Germany). Since 2010, Mr. Theilmeier has been a Supervisory Board Member of Atena IT & Financial Services Inc., Sopot (Poland). From 1987 to 1996, he worked at Gerling Group, Cologne (Germany), last position held: Manager International Marketing. In June 1996, Mr. Theilmeier joined Alte Leipziger Versicherung AG, Oberursel (Germany), where he worked for more than 3 years as a General Manager of IndustrialCasualty Underwriting. From 1998 to 2000, he was a Member of the Board of Executive Directors of Hestia Insurance S. A., Sopot (Poland). From 1996 – 2001, Mr. Theilmeier was also a member of the Board of Executive Directors of Alte Leipziger Europa Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG. He has Master Degrees in Law and Business Management.
Croatian Institute for Insurance and Svijet osiguranja journal (Croatian for world of insurance), in cooperation with the Romanian company XPRIMM, are organizing the 1st International Motor Insurance Conference, to take place 28 April 2016 in Budapest, Hungary.
The conference will focus on the future of motor insurance and will gather main players in motor insurance in Central and South Eastern Europe, making it the place to be.
Preliminary agenda of the conference will cover current topics, such as relation between the average motor insurance premium and GDP/life standard, motor insurance profitability, importance of statistics as a basis for motor insurance price formation, liberalization, telematics and predictive analytics in motor insurance, how motor insurance is sold in different countries, cross selling, assistance, international claims settlement, etc.
While Croatian Institute for Insurance is a media and events leader in insurance industry of the Central and South East Europe, our Romanian partner XPRIMM is an equal ally in the Central and Easter Europe, as well as Middle East, thus our partnership is bound to result in a great event, gathering the best in insurance industry.
Being a part of the Motor Insurance Conference will give you an exceptional opportunity to present your strength and desire to advance the market of motor insurance, considering current technological accomplishments and changes on the market, as well as to find a profitable business model of the future. Join us in changing the industry for the better!