Markus Brugger Director - Insurance Advisory Schaan + 423 237 42 10

Markus Brugger is a director at Grant Thornton Switzerland/Liechtenstein in Schaan and heads the Insurance Advisory service line.

Professional experience

Markus Brugger has 28 years of experience working in the (re-)insurance sector, in the last 18 years as the CEO of two life insurance companies.

His core competencies are the performance of the actuarial tasks of a life insurance company, such as developing insurance products, modelling insurance portfolios as well as dealing with issues relating to quantitative and qualitative risk management. He also has very sound knowledge tested in practice on the subject of Solvency II and the customer- and sales-oriented optimisation and digitalisation of business processes.

With his experience in the foundation and restructuring of life insurance companies, he also has extensive know-how in the organisational set-up, management and strategy development of a life assurance company.

Professional qualifications and memberships

Markus Brugger holds a degree in Economics and as a SAV actuary, he is a full member of the Swiss Association of Actuaries (SAV).

In the last ten years, he has been a member of the Board of the Liechtenstein Insurance Association (LVV), two years of which as the president and two further years as the vice president. He was also head of the LVV actuarial committee for several years.


In addition to German as his mother tongue, Markus Brugger speaks English. 

  • Degree in Economics
  • SAV actuary
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