As an Allianz X Director since 2017, Samuel contributes his expertise in finding the best InsurTech opportunities, leading the investments in them and ensuring their most successful scale-up in conjunction with Allianz.
Samuel started his career in finance in various roles at technology group Schaeffler in Europe and China, focusing on growth investments and debt refinancing. Before joining Allianz X, Samuel served as a Director of controlling and strategy at Bertelsmann in charge of overseeing Penguin Random House.
Samuel holds an M.A. HSG in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland, and a CEMS M.Sc. in International Management.