Dr Stephan Zilkens

Born 1955 in Cologne

Two sons


Building on many years of experience and with very close contact to almost all well-known insurance companies, Zilkens has a very broad and high-performance insurance portfolio. Particular strengths are in the special fields of all types of art insurance (since 34 years), insurance of facilities in the solar sector or renewable energies (since 20 years) and logistic and transport (since 25 years).

Since 2010:
Zilkens GmbH insurance broker and Zilkens Fine Art Insurancebroker GmbH, Cologne 
Managing partner
Client focus: renewable energies solar / wind power, logistic/transport, art 

Oskar Schunck AG & Co. KG, Munich
Special broker for transport and logistics

Gothaer Allgemeine Versicherungs-AG, Cologne
Divisional director property/transport/technical insurances
(inter alia responsible for renewable energies / wind power)

Jaspers Industrie Assekuranz GmbH & Co. KG, Frankfurt am Main
Managing director

Nordstern Allgemeine Versicherungs-AG, Cologne and Berlin
Member of the management board – industrial insurances; before
Build-up of the art insurance business in Germany and Europe
Build-up of the broker market in the newly formed German states