VOLKER BREMKAMP — Born 1944, German national

Member of the Board of Directors

Volker Bremkamp joined Albingia Versicherungs AG in Hamburg (a subsidiary of Guardian Royal Exchange plc, London) in 1963, receiving his qualifications as an insurance expert in 1965. Between 1969 and 1971 he was employed by various insurance companies and brokers in London and Paris. He returned to Albingia Versicherungs AG, Hamburg, in 1971, serving as an Executive Director from 1978 to 1989 and, from 1989 to 2000, as Chief Executive Officer of Albingia Lebensversicherungs AG and of Albingia Versicherungs AG. Between 1995 and 1999 Volker Bremkamp was an Executive Director and, at the same time, Group Executive Director, Continental Europe, of Guardian Royal Exchange plc, London, which was taken over by the AXA Group in 1999. From 1999 to 2000 he held the position of Executive Director of AXA Colonia Konzern AG, Cologne (holding company of AXA Germany). He has been Managing Director of BMB Bremkamp Management- und Beteiligungs-GmbH since 2000.

Other appointments:
– AON International Insurance Broker, Hamburg, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
– Everpublic AG, Hamburg, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
– WAVE Management AG, Hamburg, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
– HanseMerkur Krankenversicherungsgruppe, Hamburg, Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board