Christian Wertli was appointed Global Head of Innovative Risk Solutions in 2011.
In this function, Christian is responsible for the oversight and management of Innovative Risk Solutions, including new product development and the marketing, structuring and underwriting of bespoke risk and capital management solutions for corporate clients. Innovative product offerings include tailor-made re/insurance, captive solutions, parametric covers, structured fronting solutions, run-off and many others.
Christian worked for Swiss Re in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, the US and Zurich. Before joining Swiss Re in 1997, Christian worked for Credit Suisse in corporate lending and with Reinsurance Finance Consultants, a joint-venture between Swiss Re, Credit Suisse and Winterthur Reinsurance, in their financial engineering unit.
Christian holds an MBA from the University of Zurich, and a CPCU from the Insurance Institute of America.
Christian is a Swiss and UK citizen.