Dr. sc. nat. ETH
Postgraduate degree in business administration (ETH)
Michael Willer, born in 1967, Swiss and German national, has been CEO of Sympany since April 2017. Michael Willer has a sound knowledge of the Swiss health insurance market and many years of leadership experience. He joined Sympany from the Helsana Group, where he had been a member of the Executive Board since 2010 and was responsible for the Client Services & Benefits department, which has 1,400 employees. Before working at Helsana, he held various positions at Accenture in Zurich, where he looked after Swiss and international clients in the insurance, health and pharmaceuticals sectors.
He studied chemistry at the Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich and was awarded the title Dr. sc. nat. (Doctor of Natural Sciences). He also holds degrees in business administration from the BWI Center for Industrial Management at ETH Zurich and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management in Evanston (USA).
Michael Willer is married and has three children.