Zurich Bolsters Health Capability with New Appointments


Zurich Life & Investments has announced two key appointments to its Health Services team.

The insurer says in a statement that effective immediately, Dr William (Bill) Monday has joined as Chief Medical Officer and Stephanie Pierce as Senior Marketing and Communications Manager – Health Services.

Dr Bill Monday.

It says that Monday has been a CMO for 25 years, working with life insurers and reinsurers in Australia and around the world. As CMO he will be responsible for building out an internal team of doctors to provide Zurich with technical expertise across its business.

Prior to joining Zurich in a full time role, Monday was a private consultant and worked with many of Australia’s largest life insurers, including Zurich.

The statement says that Pierce’s role that will see her support the marketing and communications of Zurich’s health and wellbeing initiatives.

Stephanie Pierce.

Previously Pierce was a Senior Product & Propositions Marketing Manager; leading the global brand strategy and marketing delivery for Zurich’s health and wellbeing app, LiveWell.

Both will report to Dr Sally Phillips, Head of Health Services, Zurich Life & Investments.

Phillips says that Zurich takes a holistic approach to health, with a focus on prevention initiatives such as LiveWell and the My Wellbeing Hub as well as supporting community programs such as Tackle Your Feelings and Mr Perfect, which focus on mental wellbeing.

She says the appointments will further strengthen the organisation’s “…holistic approach to health and wellbeing across both Zurich and OnePath.”