David Lu joined Swiss Re in January 2013, and now is Asia Chief Medical Officer of Swiss Re based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Swiss Re, David had 10 years' experience of working at an international health insurance company. During his career in insurance, he has worked mainly on medical risk management including underwriting guideline, critical illness definition, product design and new technology appraisal with a particular focus in Asia. He is the author or co-author of many articles both in his scientific work and in insurance medicine.
David Lu is an orthopaedic surgeon, who received his Bachelor degree of medicine from Beijing Medical University in 1986, Doctor degree of Medical Science from Hokkaido University in 1997. He is the Active Member of American Academy of Insurance Medicine (AAIM), Associate Fellow of ALUCA (Australia Life Underwriting and Claims Association) and Member of Association of Insurance Medicine of Japan (AIMJ).