Credit Suisse has announced that Joachim Oechslin will become its chief risk officer (CRO) on January 1, 2014. He replaces Tobias Guldimann, who will step into a newly created role – head of reputational risk, corporate responsibility and regulatory policy. Guldimann will also step down from the bank’s executive board.
Oechslin has been the chief risk officer of Munich Re – the world’s biggest reinsurer – since 2007. Prior to that, he was deputy head of risk at Axa. Oechslin was named chief risk