Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, the corporate insurance arm of the global reinsurance firm, has appointed Falk Schmaler as its new Head of Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
In his Dubai-based role, Mr. Schmaler will head-up the company’s business strategy and market presence in the MENA region.
Tony Buckle, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions CEO of MENA, said; “We are excited to have Falk take on this leadership role.
“With his extensive knowledge of the risk landscape in the MENA region and a proven track record in serving our clients and brokers, we are confident that we will continue the momentum we have built in delivering our commercial insurance capabilities to the region.”
Schmaler, who has over 18 years of experience in the insurance industry, joined Swiss Re in 2009 and has held positions in property and energy underwriting in Zurich and London.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and holds a Diploma in Business Administration and a Post Graduate Degree in Manufacturing Technology.