Zurich Financial Services
USD34.2 billion + GWP Worldwide
USD196 billion + Worldwide
Zurich Financial Services Australia Ltd is the only global financial services company
operating in Australia under a single brand in our core lines of business - general insurance, life risk,
investment and superannuation products.
So when did it start? The Australian lineage of the Zurich Group dates back to 1920 when the
Commonwealth General Assurance Corporation Ltd (CGA) was incorporated in New South Wales. CGA became a part of the
Zurich Financial Services Group in 1961.
Zurich Financial Services Group is an insurance-based financial services provider with a global network of subsidiaries and
offices in North America and Europe as well as in Asia Pacific, Latin America and other markets.
Founded in 1872, the Group is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, and is listed on the SWX
Swiss Exchange. Zurich employs approximately 60,000 people, serving customers in more than 170 countries.
James Schiro is the global Chief Executive Officer.
NB: The above information has been taken from the subject
insurer's website and annual reports and is current as of March 2010. We accept no responsibility for inaccurate
information. This information should be used as an indication only.