Christian Wertli Head Infrastructure Solutions

Christian Wertli was appointed Head Infrastructure Solutions, Public Sector Solutions as per 1 August 2020. The Swiss Re Public Sector Solutions team is dedicated helping governments, government agencies as well as international organisations at all levels to strengthen their resilience strategies. In his role, Christian is working with financial sponsors, including governments, NGOs, multilaterals, investors and financiers, as well as contractors and intermediaries to ensure the resilience of their infrastructure projects.

Prior to this, Christian was Global Head Innovative Risk Solutions at Swiss Re Corporate Solutions 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.

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