The Agile CFO
Agile in Finance and «The Agile CFO» are hot topics in many organizations. Whether they are seen as enablers or, preventers. The CFO of the Baloise Group, Carsten Stolz, will give an insight into the state of implementation in his talk. Learn more about Agile release trains in finance, changes in the company’s financing and budgeting processes, and why he completed a Scrum Master and Agile Leader training as CFO. The conversation dives deep into implementation.
Carsten Stolz studied business economics at Fribourg University and gained a doctorate specialising in financial management. He holds an Executive Master in Change from INSEAD. He joined the Baloise Group in 2002 as Head of Financial Relations. From 2009 to 2011, he was the Baloise Group’s Head of Financial Accounting&Corporate Finance. Between 2011 and 2017, he was Head of Finance and Risk, and thus a member of the Executive Committee, at Basler Versicherungen Switzerland. Dr Carsten Stolz became a member of the Corporate Executive Committee in May 2017. He manages the Corporate Division Finance with its departments Group Accounting&Reporting, Financial Planning&Analysis, Group Risk Management and Corporate Communications&Investor Relations, Mergers & Acquisitions, Group Procurement and Run-off as well as the appointed actuary for Swiss business at Baloise and the Head of Regulatory Affairs. Dr Carsten Stolz is a member of the Finance and Regulation Committee of the Swiss Insurance Association (SVV).