Christian Wertli

Head of Infrastructure Solutions
, SwissRe
Profile / Bio: 

​Christian Wertli is Head of Infrastructure Solutions and part of the Swiss Re Public Sector Solutions (PSS) team. The PSS team is dedicated to helping governments, government agencies as well as international organizations at all levels to strengthen their resilience strategies. In his role, Christian is working with financial sponsors, including governments, NGOs, multilaterals, investors, and financiers, as well as contractors and intermediaries to ensure the resilience of their infrastructure projects. Prior to this, Christian was Global Head Innovative Risk Solutions at Swiss Re Corporate Solutions responsible for new product development and the marketing, structuring, and underwriting of bespoke risk and capital management solutions. Christian worked for Swiss Re in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, the United States, and Zurich. Before joining Swiss Re in 1997, Christian worked for Credit Suisse in corporate lending and with Reinsurance Finance Consultants, a joint venture between Swiss Re, Credit Suisse, and Winterthur Reinsurance, in their financial engineering unit. He holds an MBA from the University of Zurich, and a CPCU from the Insurance Institute of America.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
The Role of the Insurance Industry Enabling Resilient Infrastructure 09 September 2021 Slides Climate Change, Disaster Risk Management, Private Sector, Urban Development