Karlheinz Render will take the position at Peak Re AG as of 1 August 2021. Render is taking over from Emmanuel Thommen, who is retiring, and will be responsible for developing the reinsurer’s European market position and specificallyP&C markets in the DACH region.
Render has spent nearly 30 years at Swiss Re, where he’s held client management positions, underwriting roles, and participated in the leadership team for North, Central, and Eastern European P&C markets.
Matteo Cussigh, CEO of Peak Re AG, gave the following remark on the new appointment: “We are delighted to welcome Mr Render to join our international client markets team. Expanding Peak Re’s franchise in Europe is a key building block in our global diversification and growth strategy. With his extensive experience in Europe, and Peak Re’s proven international underwriting and analytical capabilities, Mr Render will contribute to strengthening our client relationships on the ground to support our clients.”