ZURICH, July 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss Re Corporate Solutions appoints Axel Brohm, an experienced Swiss Re executive, as CEO Latin America. Mr. Brohm will assume this role immediately and relocate from Zurich to Miami in the coming months.
In his new position, Mr. Brohm will be responsible for executing the company's expansion strategy in Latin America. As Head of Corporate Development since 2012, he was responsible for Corporate Solutions' strategic and operational initiatives, including the acquisition and ongoing integration of Seguros Confianza in Colombia.
Rudolf Flunger, Chief Marketing Officer of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, comments: "We are excited that Axel will oversee our Latin America operations. His strategic and operational experience, familiarity with our organisation, strong business acumen and mergers and acquisitions expertise make him the ideal candidate to lead the next phase of our development in Latin America."
Prior to his current position, Mr. Brohm led the Energy and Power unit of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, managing the global corporate insurance portfolio in the oil and gas, mining and utilities sectors. He joined the Swiss Re Group in 1997 and has held various roles, ranging from underwriting to operations. A German national, Mr. Brohm earned a Business Administration degree from the University of Mannheim in Germany and is a CFA charter holder.
Mr. Brohm succeeds Ivan Gonzalez, who led the Latin America business for five years and now heads Corporate Solutions North America.
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Swiss Re Corporate Solutions offers innovative, high-quality insurance capacity to mid-sized and large multinational corporations across the globe. Our offerings range from standard risk transfer covers and multi-line programmes, to highly customised solutions tailored to the needs of our clients. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions serves customers from over 50 offices worldwide and is backed by the financial strength of the Swiss Re Group. For more information about Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, please visit www.swissre.com/corporatesolutions or follow us on Twitter @SwissRe_CS.
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