Dr. Christian Mumenthaler is a Group Chief Executive Officer at Swiss Re AG, at Schweizerische Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG, at Swiss Reinsurance Co. Ltd., a Chairman at Global Reinsurance Forum, a Chief Executive Officer at Schweizerische Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG, a Member at IMD Scholarship Foundation, at International Institute for Management Development, at St. Gallen Foundation for International Studies, at The Conference Board, Inc., at The Pan European Insurance Forum (PEIF) and a Treasurer & Director at The Geneva Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at Economiesuisse, International Risk Governance Council, Society For The Promotion of The Institute of Insurance Econom, Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, The Sustainability Forum, The Geneva Association, and Stiftung Avenir Suisse.
He joined Swiss Re in 1999 and was responsible for key company projects. In 2002, he established and headed the Group Retro and Syndication unit. Christian Mumenthaler served as Group Chief Risk Officer between 2005 and 2007 and was Head of Life & Health between 2007 and 2010. In January 2011, he was appointed Chief Marketing Officer Reinsurance and member of the Group Executive Committee and became Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance that October. On 1 July 2016, Mr. Mumenthaler was appointed as Group Chief Executive Officer.
He received his doctorate degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.