Jan Küpfer, PhD

Jan Kuepfer ist 44 Jahre alt, verheiratet und Vater von zwei Kindern, mit denen er in der Nähe von Zürich lebt. Er verfügt über mehr als 15 Jahre Berufserfahrung im Bereich GRC und war mehrere Jahre im Ausland tätig. Er ist "Head Governance, Security & Compliance" der Swiss Life AG und verantwortlich für die Funktionen Compliance, Operational Risk & IKS sowie die Funktion Information Security & IT Risk Management der Division Schweiz. Seit seinem Doktorstudium ist er Gastdozent an Universitäten und gelegentlicher Referent und Panelist bei GRC-Konferenzen.

Jan Kuepfer has studied Business Economics and Business Administration and performed research in the field of Corporate Governance. He holds an Executive MBA, has two professional certifications from the Institute of Internal Auditors (CIA, CRMA) and has a PhD from the University of Comenius.

Jan Kuepfer is 44 years old, married and father of two children with whom he lives near Zurich, Switzerland. He has over 15 years of professional experience in the area of GRC and has spent several years abroad.

He is “Head Governance, Security & Compliance” at Swiss Life AG and responsible for the Compliance function, the Operational Risk function as well as the Information Security & IT Risk function of the market unit Switzerland.

During and following his PhD studies he has become a guest lecturer at universities and an occasional speaker and panelist at GRC conferences.