Sven Lixenfeld is a core member of the Insurance and Technology Advantage practices at The Boston Consulting Group.

Sven rejoined BCG in 2016, after 10 years as CIO and head of life insurance in a German insurance company. Sven has acquired deep experience in digital transformation initiatives, life insurance, and information technology in insurance.

Since joining the firm in Düsseldorf in 1998, Sven has worked with clients in the European insurance industry. Sven's client work has focused on strategy and transformation projects, particularly with life insurers. Examples include post-merger integration projects with German insurers, reorganization initiatives, and cost-optimization programs. His latest efforts with clients have included strategy and profit-optimization projects for European life insurers and operations optimization through advanced analytics and robotics.

Prior to joining BCG, he was a Board Member in a German insurance company.


  • Life insurance
  • Information technology
  • Organisation/transformation
  • Advanced analytics
  • Robotic process Automation


  • MSc, engineering, Technical University of Darmstadt
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience