Insurance Risk Manager of the Year - Swiss Re

The Risk Awards 2007


Doubling a securitisation book in just two years would challenge the biggest of monoliths in the financial world. But when the underlying exposures range from wind damage in Europe to US industrial accidents and Mexican earthquakes, bundling that risk into a form that is palatable to capital market investors requires innovation, hard work and a deep understanding of investor appetite for specialised risk.

Swiss Re has revolutionised risk transference in the reinsurance industry. Over the past