InsurTech LIVE: Meet Linda Freiner, Zurich Insurance

InsurTech LIVE is coming this 18th October with amazing guest speakers, including Zurich’s Head of Sustainability, Linda Freiner

Ahead of InsurTech LIVE this October, we run you through the experiences and expertise of our accomplished guest speakers.

Among them is Linda Freiner, Group Head of Sustainability at Zurich Insurance. We take a look at Freiner’s career and track her path to the leading sustainability position she holds at Zurich today. 

Linda Freiner, Group Head of Sustainability, Zurich

As Head of Sustainability at Zurich, Freiner has a passion for ESG and is an avid activist for the preservation and protection of mountains. 

A graduate of the Stockholm School of Economics, Freiner began her career as a part-time associate at Nordea while studying. 

Following graduation, she moved on to Procter & Gamble as Finance Manager from 2003 to 2005, where she was responsible for marketing budgets, pricing strategies, and ROI analysis. 

She then joined The CFI Group as a Consultant, before moving on to the World Economic Forum, first as an Associate Director, Head of Financial Services Partnerships and Global Leadership Fellow, and then as Head of Community Engagement and Risk Response Network. 

After five years at the World Economic Forum, Freiner moved to Zurich Insurance, where she finds herself today as its Group Head of Sustainability after spending time as a Floor Resilience Programme Manager and member of its Executive Staff. 

Freiner will be joined by a host of other speakers at InsurTech LIVE, including Claire Van der Zant, Director of Strategic Partnerships at ShieldpayMarsh Vice President Rupert Poland, INZMO CEO & Co-founder Meeri Savolainen, FinTLV Ventures Founder and General Partner Gil Arazi, Alchemy Crew Founder Sabine VanderLinden, Generali pair Group Head of Business Development Stefano Bison and Managing Director Peter Stockhammer, as well as Group Head of Innovation at Zurich Joel A Agard, AXA Global Healthcare’s Chief Transformation Officer Frederick Bisbjerg, and Infosys Consulting’s Managing Partner, Europe, Financial Services and Insurance, Jayakumar Venkataraman, among others. 

Van der Zant’s career and achievements can be found here, Poland’s here, Savolainen’s here, Arazi’s here, VanderLinden’s here, Bison’s here, Agard’s here, Stockhammer’s here, Bisbjerg’s here, and to learn about Venkataraman, click here.

Stay tuned to learn more about our InsurTech LIVE guest speakers over the coming weeks.

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