Reinsurance giant Swiss Re has appointed Vasco Nunes as Managing Director, Global Head of Cloud and Infrastructure.
Nunes is well known across the insurance technology community. By taking on this role within a firm as large as Swiss Re, this is a major step forward within his career.
Nunes joined Swiss Re in 2017 as Director, Head Strategic Digital and Information Initiatives.
He served in this role for three years, before being promoted to Director, Global Product Area Lead – Data Platform & Operations.
Prior to Swiss Re, Nunes spent seven years serving in various roles at UBS.
Some of the roles he held during his tenure at the firm include, Executive Director, FX, Rates & Credit FRTB Global Programme Manager, and Director, Global COO/Business Manager FX Derivatives.
Additionally, Nunes also spent two years previously serving as an Associate Director at Barclays Bank, as well as a further two years as a Senior Consultant at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants.
Earlier this month, it was announced that Swiss Re and carbon removal tracing platform Carbonfuture, have signed a multi-year offtake agreement to support high-quality standards in the biochar carbon removal market.