He joined Swiss Re from HSBC, where he served as Global Head of Human Resources for the company's largest global business, Retail Banking and Wealth Management. Prior to that, he was Regional Head of Human Resources, Asia Pacific, as well as the Global Head of Human Resources for Commercial Banking.
Nigel Fretwell joined HSBC Group in 2005 as Human Resources Director for the worldwide operations of HSBC Insurance Brokers Limited, a leading global specialist insurance and reinsurance broker.Prior to joining HSBC, he spent 25 years at Barclays Plc across various senior positions, including Group Employee Relations Director. He started his career as a Commercial Banker and Branch Manager at Barclays Plc, gaining a broad background in retail banking and corporate financial services.
Nigel Fretwell was born in 1962 and is a British citizen. He holds a Master's degree in Strategic Human Resource Management from Kingston University in the United Kingdom and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers.