Roland Weber, chairman of the Board of Management
Roland Weber (born 1955) studied mathematics and computer science at the University of Kaiserslautern, graduating in 1982 with a degree in mathematics.
From 1983 to 2002 he worked at Union Krankenversicherung AG in Saarbücken, first as a software developer, then as head of the Mathematics Department and from 1994 as a member of the Board of Management. From 2000 to 2002, he was also a member of the Management Board of Bayerische Beamtenkrankenkasse AG and Consal Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG.
In 2002, Weber was appointed to the executive boards of the Debeka insurance group with responsibility for the life insurance and health insurance branches, in particular mathematics, underwriting and claims. From 2018, Weber successively handed over areas of responsibility to younger board members and focused more on restructuring IT.
Weber worked on various committees of the German Insurance Association (GDV), the Association of Private Health Insurers and the German Actuarial Association (DAV). He was President of DAV from 2017 to 2019.
On 13 May 2022, he was appointed to the Executive Board of Protektor Lebensversicherungs-AG with effect from 1 January 2023. He was appointed to chair of the Board of Management with effect from 3 May 2023.
Karen Bartel, member of the Board of Management
Karen Bartel (born in 1968) is a lawyer (in-house counsel). She studied law in Göttingen and Bonn and passed her first state examination in 1993. She passed her second state examination in 1996 at the Celle Higher Regional Court.
At the beginning of her professional career, she worked from June 1996 to the end of December 2001 as a registered lawyer in a commercial law firm in Leipzig. Then she moved to Landesbank Sachsen, where she was involved in various areas of responsibility, in particular with banking law issues and compliance issues.
Since April 2008, Ms. Bartel has held various positions at the German Insurance Association e.V. (GDV) employed. Since January 2016 she has been Head of the Legal/Compliance/Consumer Protection Department.
In addition to this activity, she has been also appointed since January 1,2022 to the Board of Management of Protektor Lebensversicherungs-AG.
Dr. Thomas Neugebauer, member of the Board of Management
Thomas Neugebauer (born in 1960) first studied in Ulm with a degree in business mathematics and received his doctorate in business administration from the University of Bayreuth in 1991. He began his professional career in 1992 as an assistant to the Board of Management at Allianz Lebensversicherungs-AG and further positions in controlling.
From 1995 to 1997, Thomas Neugebauer built up corporate controlling at Gebäudeversicherung Baden-Württemberg AG and was responsible for group controlling at SV Sparkassen Versicherung Holding AG from 1997.
In 1998, he returned to Allianz Lebensversicherungs-AG in controlling. Further stations at Allianz were the management of the Life branch and the central functions of the Allianz location in Berlin, the construction of the incoming mail center, and the management of the Life Systems and Product Services Department.
In 1999, Thomas Neugebauer was also appointed to the Board of Management of Deutsche Lebensversicherungs-AG, which he continuously expanded into a specialist in term life and residual debt insurance at Allianz Deutschland. At the end of 2021, he retired due to age.
On December 4, 2021, he was appointed to the Management Board of Protektor Lebensversicherungs-AG with effect from January 1, 2022.