PAUL EMBRECHTS — Born 1953, Belgian national

Member of the Board of Directors

Paul Embrechts received his master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Antwerp (Belgium) in 1975 and his doctorate (Dr. sc. Math.) from the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) in 1979. Between 1975 and 1983 he held a post as Research Assistant at the Catholic University of Leuven. From 1983 to 1985 he was a Lecturer in Statistics at Imperial College London, before taking up a position as Lecturer at the University of Limburg (Belgium) from 1985 to 1989. Since 1989 he has held the position of Professor of Mathematics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich.

Paul Embrechts will be resigning from the Board of Directors after eight years of office with effect from the General Meeting of Shareholders of Swiss Life Holding Ltd on 5 May 2011.