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Matthias Sembach

Head Open Innovation

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WHO IS Matthias Sembach

Matthias Sembach leads the strategic innovation initiatives at Sanitas, a Swiss health insurance. Before this, he built up and lead its digital business. He was responsible for building up and running the digital operations as well as actively contributing to the company's strategy and innovation from the digital perspective. Matthias has a broad and international experience in the service sector ranging from corporate and business development, operations including turn-arounds as well as start-up-management. Matthias was born and raised in Germany. He read business studies and economics at Université de Fribourg (Switzerland), Cambridge University (UK) and Harvard Business School (USA). He holds a PhD in economics from Université de Fribourg on digital services markets. Matthias speaks German, English and French fluently.

WHO IS Sanitas

With around 800,000 customers, Sanitas is one of the biggest health insurers in Switzerland. We offer you perfect mandatory basic and supplementary health insurance solutions in three segments: Compact, Original and Preference. Whether you’re a private individual or an organisation, we offer a broad range of insurance solutions tailored to your needs.

Address: Jägergasse 3 - Zurich - 8004 (Switzerland)
Website: www.sanitas.com/en/index.html
Phone: 044 298 63 00

My Sessions

Digital and e-Commerce revolution in banking and insurance


Incredible new financial technology solutions are sweeping the world of e-Commerce. Focusing on insurance and banking, a host of exciting digital models are taking shape around us. For instance, in Australia an online trading platform can decide stock exchange investments, in Switzerland new platforms are available to find the best insurance option, and in Italy […]

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