Michael Diekmann is currently Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Allianz SE, having served as Chairman of the Board of Management and CEO from 2003 to 2015. He is also Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA, and a member of the Supervisory Board of Siemens AG.
Mr. Diekmann currently serves as Chairman of the International Business Leaders Advisory Council for the Mayor of Shanghai (IBLAC), is a member of the Temasek European Advisory Panel, a member of ISTARI Global’s Advisory Board, a member of the International Advisory Committee of the SINO CCE Fund of SINO-CEEF Capital Management Company Ltd., and a member of the International Advisory Group of Linklaters LLP. He also is a mentor at the Chairman Mentors International Ltd (CMI).
Starting 1988 Mr. Diekmann held various management and board positions within Allianz with responsibilities for Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Americas. He studied law and philosophy at Georg-August-University in Göttingen, Germany, and graduated in 1982.
Mr. Diekmann is based in Munich.