Does a Directors and Officers Liability Insurance policy provide cover for compliance officers?

Does a Directors and Officers Liability Insurance policy provide cover for compliance officers?

Date and Time: Wednesday, 26th June, 16.00-17.00, followed by a Apero at 17.00

Location: Quai Zurich Campus, Mythenquai 2, 8002 Zürich. Main Entrance: Alfred-Escher Strasse 45

Content of the presentation:  Discover the importance of Director’s and Officer’s LiabilityInsurance to safeguard Directors’ and Officers’ interests. Join us for an insightful session where we delve into the basics of coverage, potential exposures, and upcoming threats in a dynamic legal and regulatory landscape. Including claims examples from Switzerland, you’ll gain valuable knowledge on what could potentially go wrong and how a D&O policy may help. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn and engage in a Q&A session.


Moderation: Sebastian Schuez (Head Customer & Distribution, Commercial Insurance Switzerland. Sebastian has 16 years of experience at Zurich, of which 7 at Zurich in Singapore. In his role he leads the teams responsible for managing and developing customer relationships across all commercial insurance  segments, as well as distribution partners in the market.)

Presentation: Valeria Barattiero (Senior Legal Counsel, Financial Lines, International Claims. Valeria is a lawyer with several years of experience in the corporate environment, specializing in insurance and contract law. In her role she handles complex national and international claims in the field of Financial Lines and Specialties) and Joël Memmishofer (Head Management Liability, Specialties Underwriting, Commercial Insurance Switzerland. Joël has been at Zurich since 2011, specializing in international insurance program business and D&O underwriting. In his role he is responsible for the Swiss D&O portfolio)


  1. there is a maximum limit of 20-25 people. The spots will be reserved for ECS members only on a first come first serve basis.
  2. Please only sign up if you are sure that you will be coming as we would like to avoid no-shows.  If for whatever reason you can no longer make it, please let know as soon as possible, so that we can invite others in lieu of yourself.
Free Ticket

  • Directors and Officers insurance
    26 June 2024
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM