Swiss Re Corporate Solutions appoints Bianca Willauer as Head Property & Specialty Lines, Europe, Middle East and South Africa (EMEA)

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has appointed Bianca Willauer as Head Property & Specialty Lines, EMEA, effective 1 February 2020. In this role, Ms. Willauer will be responsible for the development and underwriting performance of Property & Specialty portfolios throughout EMEA. Based in Munich, she will oversee the General Property, Mining & Energy and Engineering & Construction portfolios.

Ms. Willauer has more than 15 years of experience in the commercial insurance sector and has held various leadership roles in underwriting, risk management and finance with another commercial insurer.

"I am delighted that Bianca will join our team. With her appointment, we gain a leader with a strong track record in the commercial insurance industry to oversee our Property & Specialty Lines business," states Fred Kleiterp, CEO EMEA, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions. "In addition, Bianca's experience will help us to advance our international programme offerings in the region."

Ms. Willauer holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration and an MBA from WHU, Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, Germany.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions serves customers and brokers throughout the EMEA region from offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Genoa, Johannesburg, London, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris and Zurich.