Since 2017 Patrick Wirth has been part of the Group Strategy & Digital Transformation Team at Baloise Group. He launched the Baloise new early stage investment fund and led several innovation projects. Since mid-2018 Patrick has been responsible for the mobility eco system activities at Baloise.
He studied Business Administration, with a specialization in insurance management, and holds a second degree in Industrial Engineering.
After starting his career in the controlling and accounting department at Mannheimer Versicherung, he joined the Hopp Family Office (a founder of SAP) as Head of Controlling.
Four years later, Patrick took on the CEO role at a software company and at a marketing agency in the Erdt Group. In 2011, he made the switch back to the insurance industry by joining the pricing department at Baloise Insurance Switzerland, later accepting the role of Head of Accident and Health Insurance.