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.

Meghna Lakshminarayanan

In 2019, Meghna graduated from University of Mumbai with a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics after which in September 2020, she started pursuing Masters in Actuarial Science at Université de Lausanne as an international scholarship student. Since 2016, she has also been writing actuarial exams conducted by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.

Between 2019 and 2020, she worked in a Market Research firm in India in several projects and was mainly involved with data collation. One of the projects involved collecting data for HR service quality analysis by conducting telephone surveys with about 200 HR executives. Since July 2021, she has been working as an intern at Azenes.

Even MeierManaging Director / Qualified Actuary (SAV/DAV)

Strategy, Appointed Actuary, Accounting and Regulatory requirements

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 uses they/them pronouns

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Pascal SchmidQualified Actuary SAV

R and Julia Modelling, Accident and Health insurance, Non-life Reserving

Studied physics and mathematics at the University of Zurich. Studied philosophy at the University of Lucerne. Master's in Actuarial Science from the University of Basel. Since 2017 doctoral studies at the University of Hamburg. Between 2012 and 2015 deputy high school teacher of mathematics and physics.

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Andreas TroxlerHead Data & Analytics / Qualified Actuary (FCAS, SAV), CERA, PRM

Claims analytics, Back-testing and model enhancement of Pricing, Reserving and Risk models

Andreas studied computational science at ETH Zurich, where he completed his PhD in applied mathematics in 2003. He also is a certified Machine Learning Engineer (Udacity, Silicon Valley).

Andreas has gained profound experience in a broad spectrum of actuarial and risk management roles: 2004 – 2008 pricing tool developer and pricing actuary at Swiss Re, 2008 – 2010 assurance manager at PwC. In 2010 he became the «Actuary Responsible» and risk manager of Solen Versicherungen AG, the group captive of Royal Dutch Shell. From 2014 – 2018 he was Chief Reserving Actuary for the German business unit of Zurich, where he implemented and held the Actuarial Function for German non-life legal entities.

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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 places the highest value on data security and relies on high technical standards and the sensitization of employees and customers, for example through the exclusive use of pseudonymized or anonymized data.

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.

 

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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