Michel Gicot, lic. rer. pol., worked in the Marketing department of La Suisse from 1996 to 2000. He was then employed at Swiss Life until 2006, rising to the position of Head of Marketing Switzerland.
In 2006, he joined Swiss Mobiliar at the Life and Pensions division in Nyon, where he successfully implemented a major individual life insurance project as project manager. From 2010 to 2013, he was Head of the Planning, Projects and Controlling unit at the Life and Pensions division.
Since 1 April 2013, Michel Gicot has been member of the Executive Board of Swiss Mobiliar Group and Head of Group Corporate Development.
Company Profile Swiss Mobiliar Group
Every third household in Switzerland is insured by Swiss Mobiliar. Active in all lines of insurance, Swiss Mobiliar had an annual premium volume of CHF 3.5 billion as at December 31, 2014. About 160 agencies and offices spread all over the country, among them 78 largely independent general agencies with their own claims service, guarantee proximity to approximately 1.7 million customers. Swiss Mobiliar Insurance Company Ltd. is domiciled in Berne, Swiss Mobiliar Life Insurance Company Ltd. in Nyon. The Swiss Mobiliar Group also includes Swiss Mobiliar Asset Management Ltd., Protekta Legal Protection Insurance Ltd., Protekta Risk-Consulting Ltd., Mobi24 Call-Service-Center Ltd. and XpertCenter Ltd., all domiciled in Berne. Swiss Mobiliar has more than 4,400 employees in its home markets of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein and 325 trainees. It is Switzerland’s oldest private insurance company and has operated on a mutual basis since its founding in 1826.