Peter Welten joined Swiss Re in December 2000 and successfully completed the internal graduate's program. During 6 years he was working as a Senior Casualty Underwriter for Global Clients. Since 2006 he is working in Swiss Re's agriculture reinsurance team where he is responsible for several European markets. In his role as an agriculture market Underwriter he is working in a client facing role as well as assessing and analyzing agriculture business such as crop, livestock, bloodstock, aquaculture, greenhouses and forestry risks. He holds a Master's degree in Forest Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH).