Jason Richards appointed Country President and CEO UK & Ireland

Jason Richards, currently Global Head of Casualty, will be appointed Country President and CEO UK & Ireland (UKI), effective 1 January 2022. As CEO UKI, he will be responsible for driving profitable growth of the UK & Ireland reinsurance portfolio and continuing to strengthen Swiss Re's influence and position in the London market.

Jason Richards brings nearly 30 years' experience in the re/insurance business. He joined Swiss Re in 2006 as part of the GE Insurance Solutions acquisition before becoming Head of Property & Casualty Business Management in 2013. Jason Richards took on his current role as Global Head of Casualty in November 2017 and has in this role successfully improved the quality of Swiss Re's casualty portfolio, grown the P&C transactions portfolio and set a strong foundation for its solutions business.

Moses Ojeisekhoba, Swiss Re CEO Reinsurance: “I'm very pleased with this appointment. Jason Richards will bring a wealth of experience and strong track record to lead the important UK & Ireland market."