Carl Christensen

Global Head Life & Health Solutions
Swiss Re
Carl Christensen is Head of Swiss Re's Life & Health Solutions. As well as focusing on Swiss Re's existing data and platform activities, Carl is driving growth opportunities to leverage automation and digital solutions for our clients globally. Prior, Carl was Chief Executive Officer, iptiQ EMEA. Under Carl's leadership, iptiQ became the largest life insuretech in Europe. Carl has also served as Chief Operating Officer for Swiss Re Protection Partners globally, spearheading Swiss Re's primary manufacturing capability, as well as onboarding new distributors interested in benefitting from a white label offering. Before joining Swiss Re, he worked at Swiss Life International for 10 years. During his tenure, he built up a number of new insurance carriers in Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Carl started his career as a management consultant, spending 3 years with Anderson Consulting. Carl is a Swedish citizen. He holds a degree in International Business & Management from the University of Oxford Brooks, United Kingdom.