Patrick Saner is Head Macro Strategy at Swiss Re Institute. He covers global macroeconomic, interest rates and political developments and helps shape the interest rates and economic forecasts for the Group. In addition, he also represents Swiss Re and the Group Chief Economist in external forums, including the G20, IIF, WEF, OECD, FSB, etc.
Prior to his current role, Patrick was an Investment Strategist at Swiss Re Asset Management, focusing on UK economic, political and financial market developments.
Before joining Swiss Re, Patrick worked at the World Bank Treasury in Washington DC, providing asset management advisory services to central banks and sovereign wealth funds. Previously, he worked at the Swiss National Bank in the deputy governor's staff. He started his career as an apprentice at UBS.
Patrick holds a master's degree in macroeconomic policy and financial markets, a bachelor's degree in business administration and is a CFA charter holder.