Dr. Alena Kouba
Tel +41 43 818 45 82 (German, English)
Alena Kouba is full member of Swiss Association of Actuaries and CEO of KOUBA CONSULTING GmbH.
She has wide experience as the actuary responsible for 16 small and medium-sized insurance companies (non-life, health, life and reinsurance - see reference list). She has assisted the companies also with the submission of business plans, product approval, start-up, strategy, and in the selection of the reinsurance program.
She is a board member of the Swiss Association of Actuaries ( SAV) and director of the group Responsible Actuary SAV, Director of Financial Reporting Commission Non-life and a member of the Commission for professional issues.
She has supported various projects - such as portfolio valuations for mergers, technical assistance in audits, implementation of accounting, U.S. GAAP Project, solvency calculations, product development, and actuarial expert’s opinion. She gained her experience at Winterthur Insurance and Ernst & Young. She was director of the department “Insurance Practice” in the adbodmer ag (company of Adriana Ospel) and director of the actuarial services for RVK.
She completed her studies of mathematics at the Charles University in Prague with a doctorate and has a postgraduate degree at ETH Zurich.
Dr.iur. Robert Kouba
Tel +41 79 787 60 51 (German, English)
Robert Kouba is a Swiss Lawyer and a co-partner at KOUBA CONSULTING GmbH
With the benefit of years of experience in the insurance industry Robert Kouba has founded together with Alena Kouba KOUBA CONSULTING GmbH.
Robert has been active in the insurance industry for over 20 years and brings a long and broad experience in the insurance and reinsurance sector, including the contractual, tortious and regulatory aspects of underwriting, claims settlement, compliance. In his role as General Counsel for a large reinsurance company he is used to analyzing and solving complex issues with an international dimension and to setting up foreign subsidiaries or branches in Switzerland, including submitting business plans and acting as their general representative. He is particularly qualified in communicating and liaising with the Swiss Financial Market supervisory authority (FINMA).
Tel +41 43 818 45 82 (German, Englisch, Italian)
David Gargano is a mathematician at KOUBA CONSULTING GmbH.
Already during his studies he gained initial experience with Kouba Consulting. He is active in banking and finance, risk management and assessment of financial risks in solvency calculation. He has accompanied various projects - product development, business plan preparation, portfolio valuation, merger calculations. He assists the responsible actuary in his tasks.