Swiss Re has announced the appointment of Sunayana Mahansaria as head of client markets life & health in India.
Mahansaria will be based in Mumbai and joins with over a decade’s leadership and actuarial experience across India’s reinsurance and direct insurance sectors.
She will now lead Swiss Re’s life & health business with a focus on developing differentiated solutions for insurers to capture business opportunities and address customer needs.
Mahansaria will report to Swiss Re India Market Head Hadi Riachi.
“Heightened awareness of the need for insurance protection and shifting consumer preferences for digitalised experience have created huge opportunities for insurers to address this rising demand in India,” said Riachi.
“With Sunayana’s leadership and technical expertise, she will add to our bench strength in supporting insurers to capture the fast-growing market opportunities with our customised solutions to close the widening protection gaps together.”