Management

Luca Uehlinger
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Luca Uehlinger is the Chief Executive Officer of Valorlife and Wealth-Assurance. He plays an active role in the integration and in the merger between Valorlife and Wealth-Assurance.
He progressed from Head of Finance ad interim and Head of Sales to a CEO position at Wealth-Assurance. Before joining Wealth-Assurance in 2010, he worked as a Senior Auditor at Deloitte in Zurich for five years.
He studied finance and accounting at the University of Applied Sciences of Lugano, Switzerland, and is currently doing an EMBA at the St. Gallen University, Switzerland.
Luca speaks Italian, German, English and French.
Luca Uehlinger
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Julia Schaffer
Compliance Officer
Julia Schaffer is the Compliance Officer of Valorlife and a member of the Executive Management.
Prior to the merger between Valorlife and Wealth-Assurance, she was Compliance Officer
and Chief Operating Officer at Wealth-Assurance. She started working for Wealth Assurance in 2009.
Before joining Wealth-Assurance, Julia worked for UBS Global Life in Vaduz as a Compliance Officer
and for Marlborough Stirling in Switzerland as Operation Manager.
She studied at the Leopold-Franzens University in Innsbruck, Austria and holds a Master’s degree.
Julia speaks German, English, Russian, French and Italian.
Julia Schaffer
Compliance Officer
Piero Bernasconi
Executive Sales Manager
Piero Bernasconi is Head of Sales, in charge of the Sales Department for the Southern part of the European Economic Area (“EEA”). He started his career at Valorlife in 1997 where he has been a valuable member of the board.
Prior to joining Valorlife, Piero worked as Sales Manager for American Security Life, responsible
for Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. He studied at the University of Turin, Italy.
Piero speaks Italian, French, German and English.
Piero Bernasconi
Executive Sales Manager