Swiss Re Corporate Solutions appoints Sandy Codding as Global Head Cyber & Technology, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Codding is responsible for overseeing cyber and technology underwriting guidelines, rating methodology, distribution relationships, product sales and new product development. Globally, he will focus on growing Swiss Re Corporate Solutions' offerings in the small and middle market space. Based in Boston, he succeeds François Brisson, who has been appointed Head Cyber & Technology EMEA, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Mr. Codding will oversee a global team of regional underwriters.
"Sandy is a well-known expert in the cyber and E&O space," states Philippe Aerni, Head Financial & Professional Lines, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions. "The market for cyber insurance continues to grow, and we feel confident that, with his experience, Sandy will be able to make our global team more agile and efficient to meet our clients' needs."
Mr. Codding brings over 30 years of industry experience to this role. He has held various positions in underwriting and product development. Most recently, he was a broker helping clients assess their risk profile, design risk transfer strategies, and place insurance for cyber and tech risks.
An American national, Mr. Codding holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics & Business from Colby College in Waterville, Maine.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions provides financial protection from a wide range of cyber and tech exposures including privacy events, network security breaches, and tech and media liabilities, as well as data breach expense, network extortion and network business interruption cover. The company's dedicated Cyber & Technology team has staff in Boston, New York, Cologne, Paris and Zurich.