Zurich Insurance Company Ltd

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

600,000€ - 699,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

4

High-level Commission meetings

27

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Zurich Insurance Company Ltd

    EU Transparency Register

    499059113403-37 First registered on 07 Apr 2014

    Goals / Remit

    Zurich is a leading multi-line insurance provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices. With about 56,000 employees, we deliver a wide range of property and casualty, life insurance products and services for individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, including multinational corporations, in more than 200 countries and territories.

    Main EU files targeted

    Zurich is active across a range of European policy initiatives including, but not limited to:

    - Solvency II
    - Recovery and resolution Directive
    - Taxonomy
    - Open Finance
    - PRIIPs Regulation
    - Capital Markets Union
    - EU-Swiss Relations
    - Data Protection
    - Long-Term Investment
    - Motor Insurance
    - Pensions Policies / Aging
    - Single market for Financial Products and Services
    - Climate / resilience and adaptation
    - ESG / Sustainability
    - workforce protection

    Address

    Head Office
    Mythenquai 2
    Zurich 8002
    SWITZERLAND
    EU Office
    Rue du Champs de Mars 23
    Brussels 1050 - Zurich
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    4

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%1
    75%2
    50%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    3

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 23 Apr 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Lizeth TIJSSEN 14 Oct 2023 11 Oct 2024
    Sabine SEGGELKE 14 Oct 2023 11 Oct 2024
    Deborah PORRET 24 Oct 2023 23 Oct 2024
    Federica CASARSA 24 Oct 2023 23 Oct 2024
    Ms Deborah PORRET 24 Oct 2023 15 Apr 2024
    Ms Lizeth TIJSSEN 14 Oct 2023 15 Apr 2024
    Ms Sabine SEGGELKE 14 Oct 2023 15 Apr 2024
    Mr Tilman HENGEVOSS 12 Oct 2019 10 Oct 2020
    Mr Tilman HENGEVOSS 15 Aug 2018 01 Sep 2019
    Mr Tilman HENGEVOSS 05 May 2017 05 Apr 2018
    Mr Tilman HENGEVOSS 03 Feb 2016 01 Feb 2017
    Ms Elizabeth Tijssen 26 Jan 2016 22 Jan 2017

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Companies & groups

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    Zurich Insurance is a member of the following organizations at the European level:

    Chief Financial Officer Forum
    Chief Risk Officer Forum
    European Financial Services Roundtable
    European Justice Forum
    Pan-European Insurance Forum


    Zurich Insurance is a member of the think- tank Centre for European Policy Studies.


    Zurich Insurance is a member of Member State and Global organizations which seek to impact policies relevant to the Company. Only those with explicit European policy-making goals are detailed here.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    600,000€ - 699,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    600,000€ - 699,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Communication activities

    Zurich has regular 1:1 meetings with policy-makers and hosts private and public roundtable events

    Other activities

    Zurich Insurance engages with the European Institutions by making its views known on a variety of issues affecting its interests, or where the company has a significant contribution to make. Zurich also works with the Institutions to provide technical knowledge and expertise.

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    27 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 15 Apr 2024 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting WEF CEO Action Group for the European Green Deal
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Attending
      • Virginie Battu-henriksson (Cabinet member)
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Executive Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 05 Jul 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Artificial Intelligence
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Simona Constantin (Cabinet member)
    • Date 15 May 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Corporate Sustainability, due diligence
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Simona Constantin (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject retail investment, investor protection and sustainable finance
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mairead Mcguinness
      Portfolio Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Agnieszka Drzewoska (Cabinet member)
      • Patricia Reilly (Cabinet member)
      • Deirdre O’Hea (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject the upcoming open finance and mobility data space initiatives
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Simon Genevaz (Cabinet member)
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Sustainable finance; retail investment strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Attending
      • Antoine Colombani (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Sustainable finance, retail investment
      DG Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • John Berrigan (Director-General)
    • Date 19 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject retail investment, investor protection and sustainable finance
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mairead Mcguinness
      Portfolio Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Patricia Reilly (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Feb 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject European Commission retail investment strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Nicolas Schmit
      Portfolio Jobs and Social Rights
      Attending
      • Fabien Dell (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Sep 2022 Location video-call
      Subject Energy situation in the EU; financing of the green transition
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Attending
      • Frans Timmermans (Executive Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Apr 2022 Location virtual
      Subject open finance
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mairead Mcguinness
      Portfolio Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Florian Denis (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 23 Feb 2022 Location Paris in the margins of EUROFI event
      Subject 15 minutes chat on EU policy and political agenda, the future financial services landscape and the use of AI in financial services
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 23 Feb 2022 Location Paris in the margins of EUROFI event
      Subject 15 minutes chat on EU policy and political agenda, the future financial services landscape and the use of AI in financial services
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 21 Nov 2018 Location BERL
      Subject Income Gap Protection and the European Pillar of Social Rights
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Marianne Thyssen
      Portfolio Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility
      Attending
      • Vasiliki Kokkori (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Jun 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Julian King
      Portfolio Security Union
      Attending
      • Julie Ruff (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Apr 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Insurance, Sustainable Finance,Taxonomy, Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Andrea Beltramello (Cabinet member)
      • Elina Melngaile (Cabinet member)
    • Date 14 Sep 2017 Location Tallinn
      Subject Fintech, PEPPs
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Attending
      • Marlene Madsen (Cabinet member)
    • Date 11 Apr 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject High-Level dinner on the White Paper on the Future of Europe and the EU’s challenges and priorities for the coming years.
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Paulina Dejmek Hack (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Feb 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Long term investment, stability risks, international relations
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Valdis Dombrovskis (Vice-President)
      • Tatyana Panova (Cabinet member)
    • Date 04 Oct 2016 Location BERL
      Subject Income Protection Gap
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Marianne Thyssen
      Portfolio Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility
      Attending
      • Vasiliki Kokkori (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 26 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Financial services
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Paulina Dejmek Hack (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Apr 2016 Location Belgium, Brussels, BERL
      Subject Solvency II, PRIIPS KID, Digitalisation, PPP, Retail
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Sebastian Kuck (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Kilian Gross (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 24 Jun 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Cyber security
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Laure Chapuis-Kombos (Cabinet member)
    • Date 24 Jun 2015 Location BERL
      Subject cybersecurity
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Bodo Lehmann (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 12 Jan 2015 Location BERL 10/180
      Subject Exchange of views and economic situation and outlook
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Attending
      • Reinhard Felke (Cabinet member)
    • Date 01 Dec 2014 Location BERL/10
      Subject Meeting with Adam McCarthy, Head of Government and Industry Affairs Zurich
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Mette Toftdal Grolleman (Cabinet member)
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