Andreas Berger

Chief Executive Officer Corporate Solutions
Born: 1966
Nationality: German

Andreas Berger – Chief Executive Officer Corporate Solutions (photo)

Professional experience

Andreas Berger started his insurance career in 1995 as a leadership trainee at Gerling Group. He held several management roles there, followed by various leadership positions at Boston Consulting Group, before returning to Gerling in 2004 as Head of Commercial Business and International Programs and Affinity Business. When Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS) was created in 2006, Andreas Berger became its Global Head of Market Management & Communication. In this newly created position, he established an overall market management function for the corporate client segment and served as AGCS’s spokesperson. In 2009, he was appointed AGCS Chief Executive Officer, Regional Unit London. His areas of responsibility included the UK, Ireland, South Africa, the Middle East and Benelux. In 2011 Andreas Berger joined the AGCS Board of Management as Chief Regions & Market Officer (Central & Eastern Europe, Mediterranean, Africa and Asia). In addition, he assumed responsibility for the Global Broker Channel Distribution for the Allianz Group. Andreas Berger joined Swiss Re in March 2019 as Chief Executive Officer Corporate Solutions and member of the Group Executive Committee.

Educational background

  • Master’s degree in Law, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Université de Paris-Dauphine (IX), France/Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany

External mandates

  • Member of the Executive Committee of the International Insurance Society
  • Honorary appointment as member of the selection committee of the Collège des Ingénieurs