Markus Holtz to become new Head of Investor Relations at Baloise

Basel, Markus Holtz is to become the new Head of Investor Relations at the Baloise Group. He will take over responsibility for the team from Marc Kaiser, who as Head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations has a dual role.

Markus Holtz (German national, born 1978) will become the new Head of Investor Relations at the Baloise Group with effect from 1 January 2019. The 40-year-old actuary, who has a PhD in mathematics, has been working for Baloise for ten years. He began in Group Risk Management and has spent the past two years serving as Senior Investor Relations Manager. Holtz is married and lives with his wife and two daughters in Freiburg im Breisgau.
As Head of Investor Relations, Markus Holtz will report to Marc Kaiser, Head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations.


Baloise Group Investor Relations Team

Markus Holtz
Head of Investor Relations      



Marco Baffinato
Investor Relations Manager



Susanna Neukomm
IR Coordinator     



Marc Kaiser
Head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations

The Baloise Group is more than just a traditional insurance company. The changing security, safety and service needs of society in the digital age lie at the heart of its business activities. The 7,300 or so employees of Baloise therefore focus on the wishes of their customers. The best possible customer service, combined with innovative products and services, makes Baloise the first choice for people who want to feel ‘simply safe’. Located at the heart of Europe, with its head office in Basel, the Baloise Group is a provider of prevention, pension, assistance and insurance solutions. Its core markets are Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg. In Switzerland, with Baloise Bank SoBa, the Group also operates as a specialised financial services provider, offering a combination of insurance and banking services. The Group offers innovative pension products to retail customers throughout Europe from its competence centre in Luxembourg. Bâloise Holding Ltd shares are listed in the main segment of the SIX Swiss Exchange.