Dr. Ziegler Stefan
Ecclesia Group Managing Director
Dr. Stefan Ziegler is member of the strategic Management Board of the Ecclesia Group – one of the leading insurance brokers in Germany and Europe. The Ecclesia Group comprises a number of specialist brokers and consulting firms that provide special solutions for particular risks, such as those in the healthcare sector, an area in which the Ecclesia Group has held a leading position for many years.
He was graduated in Economics and Management from the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg and holds an MBA degree from the University of West London/Henley Management College. In 2001, he earned his doctorate in philosophy from the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich.
From 1984 to 1993, he served as an officer (paratrooper) in the Federal Armed Forces, where he was promoted to the rank of Captain and Commander in the German Guard in Bonn. For the next ten years, he held various positions within the Gerling Insurance Group in Cologne, latterly as Director International Sales and Controlling. In 2003, he moved to the Diakonie Michaelshoven e.V (NPO) in Cologne, where he was a Member of the Executive Board until 2013, when Dr. Stefan Ziegler joined the Ecclesia Group.