Thomas joined the Innovative Risk Solutions team in May 2016 with its mandate to lead captive solution development, the parametric insurance business as well as product development for revenue protection/business interruption. He joined Swiss Re in 1994, held several positions in the areas of structured (re)insurance and alternative risk transfer solutions. In 2000, Thomas joined Zurich Financial Services for their reinsurance unit’s Initial Public Offering under the name of Converium (now Scor).
He re-joined Swiss Re in 2006 to head up Swiss Re Corporate Solution's Asia Pacific region for 5 years and was based in Singapore. Returning to Switzerland in 2011, he assumed GSA regional management responsibility and was leading the Specialty Lines practice for EMEA. Thomas holds a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Zurich.