Before joining Suva, Zimmermann worked for more than two decades in various business areas of communications for PostFinance. In addition to his many years of leadership experience in various communication disciplines and experience in dealing with change management and digital transformation, he brings proven expertise in corporate communications, brand management as well as sponsorship and event management. Since 2007, he has been a member of the Executive Board and, since 2019, a member of the Executive Committee at PostFinance. In this role, he was also responsible for managing the communications crisis team.
In his new role, Thomas Zimmermann reports to Daniela Bassi, Head of Customer Management and Communication. "I am very much looking forward to the new challenge and the team at Suva," says Thomas Zimmermann. "It is important to me to continue to make the public aware of the important social contribution that Suva makes as Switzerland's largest accident insurance company."
Zimmermann began his career in 1988 at Hallwag in Bern. In 2015, he rounded off his profile with further training in brand leadership at the HWZ. At Suva, Thomas Zimmermann succeeds Arabelle Frey, who is moving at her own request to the position of media spokesperson for "Insurance and Finance" at Suva.