Thomas Keist has 25 years of industry experience. He joined Swiss Re in 1994 and held several positions in the areas of structured (re)insurance and alternative risk transfer solutions. In 2000, Thomas joined Zurich Financial for the reinsurance unit’s Initial Public Offering under the name of Converium (now Scor). He returned to Swiss Re in 2006 to head up Swiss Re Corporate Solutions’ Asia Pacific unit, based in Singapore. Returning to Switzerland in 2011, Thomas assumed GSA regional management and led a regional Specialty Lines practice for EMEA. He joined the Innovative Risk Solutions team in 2016 where he now leads the product development and marketing of innovative risk solutions for corporate clients in various industries.
Thomas holds a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Zurich.