Head Innovative Risk Solutions Americas Bob heads Swiss Re Corporate Solutions' Innovative Risk Solutions group for North America. He is based in Manhattan. Bob has worked in the insurance industry for 30 years and has been with Swiss Re for the past 21 years. He has been in the innovative risk solutions segment, or more commonly called the alternative risk transfer ("ART") market, for his entire career.
Bob has engineered many ground breaking transactions in enterprise wide integrated risk insurance programs, agriculture crop shortfall covers, parametric Nat Cat (earthquake and hurricane) covers, and Non-damage Business Interruption risk. He has also structured credit and surety solutions. Bob has an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine and a Masters of Business Administration, Finance from the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.