Sebastian Pitzler worked at ERGO, one of the largest German insurance companies, for 16 years in various positions at the IT and insurance departments in Cologne, Düsseldorf, and Berlin.
In recent years, Sebastian has specialised in strategy, innovation, and digitization in the insurance industry. Between 2015 and 2018 he was responsible for setting up and expanding the insurer’s innovation lab in the Berlin startup ecosystem as Head of ERGO Digital Lab.
Since spring 2018, Sebastian is the Managing Director of InsurLab Germany e.V., the platform to connect insurance companies and InsurTech start-ups in Germany. The platform is part of the de:hub initiative of the German Federal Ministry.
Sebastian completed his Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation at the TUM School of Management (Technical University of Munich).