Elisabeth BechtoldHead of Data Risk & Digital Policy at Zurich Insurance
As Head of Data Risk & Digital Policy, Lisa manages risk and governance challenges of digitization along Zurich’s value chain. She integrates legal, ethical and governance considerations with technological advances in the insurance industry, follows policy discussions on digital risk topics, and facilitates the transformation of regulations into internal policies and operational processes. Representing Zurich in the public policy discourse, she builds on the Group’s capabilities as a global insurer through visible Thought Leadership in digital risk management.
Lisa started her career with Zurich in Group Legal, focusing on Corporate Finance, M&A, and Corporate Governance. Prior to joining Zurich in 2009, she worked as an attorney-at-law with both in a boutique law firm in Germany and an international law firm in New York. She obtained a law degree and a Ph.D. in international law from the University of Cologne, Germany, and an LL.M. degree from the University of California at Berkeley.