Vita Joint Foundation

Vita Joint Foundation at a glance

Key data in brief

The Vita collective foundation was founded in 2003 as a semi-autonomous foundation. With 22,000 affiliated companies from all sectors, it is the largest collective foundation under the umbrella of «Vita - occupational retirement provision». With Vita Classic we offer sustainable solutions in occupational pension provision that can be flexibly adapted to the respective needs.

Coverage ratio & performance

Assets in CHF billion
Coverage ratio
Investment Performance

Annual key indicators

Key indicators as at 31.12. 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Number of affiliated employers 22,927 22,583 21,828 20,897 20,554
Number of active members 138,654 141,385 129,470 125,282 121,373
Number of pensioners on own balance sheet 5,013 4,010 2,912 1,732 931
Total assets in CHF million 17,173 16,247 13,787 12,971.5 11,828.8
Pension capital – active insured in CHF million 12,331.3 12,312.8 11,011.9 10,186.4 9,673.9
Pension capital – pensioners in CHF million 2,157.0 1,772.2 1,281.9 709.0 363.5
Underwriting reserves in CHF million 794.5 818.9 714.7 751.1 555.9
Value fluctuation reserve – actual figures in CHF million 917.0 645.6 0.0 671.6 466.8
Value fluctuation reserve – target figure for pension obligations 6% 6% 6% 6% 6%
Coverage ratio I (Art. 44 Abs. 2 BVV2) 107.9% 104.3% 100.0% 106.2% 104.4%
Coverage ratio II 108.5% 105.2% 101.9% 108.3% 107.5%
Average age of active insured 42.1 42.0 42.0 41.6 41.5

Foundation Board

Employers’ representatives

Peter E. Naegeli
Adriano Imfeld
Silvia Rose
Silvia Rose
Beat Brunner
Dr. Marcel Oertig
Peter Philipp

Employee representatives

Tanja Siegenthaler
Vice President
Maja Lütschg
Maja Lütschg
Jean-Pierre Vaucher
Reto Luthiger
Dr. Reto Luthiger
Daniel Gianelli
Daniel Gianelli
Petra Arnold Schlüssel
Petra Arnold Schlüssel

Investment Committee

Michael Christen, President
Adriano Imfeld
Dr. Florian Herzog
Sandro Doudin

Markus Leuthard

Organization and Management Committee

Dr. Marcel Oertig, President
Petra Arnold Schlüssel
Tanja Siegenthaler

Dr. Werner Wüthrich

Business Development Committee

Peter E. Naegeli, President
Peter Philipp
Adrian Schmid

Toni Di Menna

Audit Committee

Beat Brunner, President
Jean-Pierre Vaucher
Raphael Joos

Mónica Lamas

Secretary of the Foundation Board

Mónica Lamas

Pension actuary

Peter Gubser, Beratungsgesellschaft für die zweite Säule AG

Audit department

PricewaterhouseCoopers AG, Basel

Supervisory body

BVG- und Stiftungsaufsicht des Kantons Zürich (BVS)

Executive Management

The Executive Management of the Vita Joint Foundation is delegated to SST Vita Dienstleistungs AG.

SST Vita Dienstleistungs AG

Management Board

Dr. Nicolas Schneider (CEO)

Dr. Werner Wüthrich (Managing Director, Vita Joint Foundation)

Mónica Lamas (Head Legal & Compliance)

Markus Leuthard (Head Investment)

Toni Di Menna (Head Business Development)