Thomas SCHÖLLKOPF has been Member of the Board of Management at ERGO International AG since 2008. He served as Managing Director and Regional Manager of ERGO Versicherungsgruppe AG from 2005 to 2007, steering subsidiaries in Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Greece. He served as Consultant at ERGO Versicherungsgruppe AG, Düsseldorf North Rhine- Westphalia from 2004 to 2005. He served as Chairman of the Board of Management of Commerz Partner Beratungsgesellschaft für Vorsorge- und Finanzprodukte GmbH, Frankfurt; apofinanz Finanz Service GmbH der Dt. Apotheker- und Ärzte-Bank eG, Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia from 1997 to 1999. He studied Economics at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg from 1977 to 1983.