The unpredictable nature of life is an exciting challenge for us. Our goal is to make companies, products and processes secure and more predictable. Our priority here is to focus on individual situations, internal circumstances and current market developments. Our solutions are crystal clear and transparent, our people are dynamic and very reliable.

Azenes Kristall

Azenes is a boutique firm for actuarial consulting in the lines of property, health and accident insurance, and reinsurance. We combine in-depth mathematical expertise and rigorous procedures with know-how and creative thinking. This enables us to develop far-sighted and practical solutions for our clientele.

We analyse risks and present them as mathematical models. We investigate processes and identify interconnections. We review actuarial details but at the same time keep an eye on the big picture. We offer opinions and produce actuarial reports.

Azenes AG was founded in 2011 in Zug. It is a subsidiary of Siolag Holding AG and a sister company of Volada AG.

René DahmsQualified actuary (SAV/DAV)

After studying mathematics at the University of Potsdam and ETH Zurich, completed a PhD in mathematics at the Technical University of Berlin. Fully qualified actuary (SAV/DAV) since 2005; since 2008 member of the Committee for Accounting Standards of the SAV; since 2011 Assistant Editor for the European Actuarial Journal. Lecturer for stochastic reserving at ETH Zurich.

René Dahms has many years of experience as an «Actuary Responsible» and is also involved in training projects for youngsters at TTC-Basel.

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Even MeierQualified actuary (SAV/DAV)

Even Meier is the «Actuary Responsible» for various Swiss insurance companies and holds a number of mandates as an actuarial consultant.

After initially training and working as a teacher, studied mathematics, information technology and insurance science at the University of Zurich from 1996 to 2000. After starting employment in the insurance industry, studied part-time at the German Actuarial Academy to become a qualified actuary specialising in financial mathematics. Admitted to the Swiss Actuary Association (SAV) and its German counterpart (DAV) in 2003. SAV Standeskommission since 2018.

Even Meier identifies as non-binary (Link in German) and prefers being addressed with no specific gender reference.

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Stefan PurtschertActuary

In 2010, Stefan Purtschert graduated at the University of Zurich with a Bachelor degree in Mathematics, followed by a Master degree in Statistics in 2012 at the same University.

He has gained profound experience in various fields of actuarial practices: 2012–2017 Assistant Manager at Mazars AG and responsible for the Audit of technical Reserves of Non-Life Insurers and Reinsurers, Solvency and Orsa calculations, 2017–2019: Risk Management Function and deputy «Actuary Responsible» et UNIQA Re AG, responsible for all quantitative risk-related topics such as implementation, updating and calculations of the SST Model.

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Lena SchütteActuary

After graduating from the University of Zurich with a bachelor's degree in mathematics in 2013, Master’s in Actuarial Science from the University of Basel (2017) and prospective SAV actuary. Professional experience includes an internship at Basler Versicherungen in Motor Vehicle Product Management, as well as a position as Junior Actuary in individual life insurance with Swiss Life.

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Adrian von Escher

Bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Basel (2017). Currently studying for a Master's degree in Actuarial Science at the University of Basel.

Professional experience in the Actuarial Individual Life department at Helvetia for testing IT programs in the area of computer product management.

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Our principles

We are acutely aware of our responsibility towards our customers. Security, reliability and trust are the principles upon which our business is founded. They are the guiding star for our daily work and the way we conduct ourselves.

 

Openness

In the case of mandates, we speak to our clients in a transparent and open manner.

Confidentiality

Is guaranteed. References are available on request and after consultation with the respective customers.

Specialist knowledge

Continuous professional development in Switzerland and abroad, coupled with a broad network, guarantee our knowledge is up to date.

Deputation

Azenes offers its customers a deputation concept free of charge.

Quality assurance

After consultation with our customers we offer free, external quality assurance.

Data

Azenes servers are located in one of Switzerland’s most secure data centres in Glattbrugg near Zurich. Our backups are stored in the Saint-Gotthard Massif.

Liability

In worst-case scenarios, Azenes is insured in particular against financial losses. We are always glad to discuss individual aspects with you in person.

 

Interested in knowing more? We can review these topics with you personally.

Corporate structure

 

Siolag Holding AG – Consulting and software for insurance companies under one roof.

Siolag is derived from the name of the French mathematician Evariste Galois.

Azenes AG – Boutique for actuarial consulting.

Azenes is derived from the name of the Roman philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca.

Volada AG – Actuarial software solutions and services.

Volada is derived from the name of the British mathematician Ada Lovelace.

www.volada.ch