Construction projects face a wide variety of risks at every stage. I have specialized knowledge to tailor insurance solutions for the complex technical risks of domestic standard to international large scale construction projects. I have broad experience working internationally across cultures and my team and myself contribute to make sure your construction project is running smoothly and done safely.
- Construction/Erection All-Risk (CAR/EAR)
- Construction Risk Engineering Services
- CAR & Engineering Liability (Middle Market)
- Aviation and Aerospace
- Construction and Design
- Consumer Goods and Services
- Food and Drink
- Healthcare and Life Sciences
- Industrial Materials, Goods and Services
- IT and Telecom
- Professional Services
- Public Sector, Education and Culture
- Real Estate
- Asia PacificAustralia, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan
- EMEAAlgeria, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guernsey , Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Italy, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Malta, Man, Island of, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morroco, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Vatican City State (Holy See), Yemen, Zimbabwe
- GeographyAlgeria, Americas, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guernsey , Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Malta, Man, Island of, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morroco, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vatican City State (Holy See), Yemen, Zimbabwe
- UK & IrelandIreland, United Kingdom
I am an Underwriting Manager leading the International and Swiss Construction Team based in Zurich. I joined Winterthur International in 1999 (later acquired by XL Catlin). I bring an extensive knowledge across a variety of industries and I am expert in crafting Contractors’ all risks / Erection all risks (CAR/EAR) solutions internationally.
My tenure with XL Catlin included a one-year post in New York developing insurance solutions alongside project finance transactions arranged by Credit Suisse First Boston.
Before entering the world of insurance, I gained 14 years’ experience in the construction industry designing, calculating and inspecting engineering projects.
Associate in Risk Management Diploma (ARM),
Business Engineer STV,
Construction Engineer HTL,
Apprenticeship as a Civil Engineer Draughtsman, CAD Operator and Civil and Construction Engineer.
Years of experience
In Insurance since 1999 to date with Winterthur International (acquired by XL Group), XL Catlin Insurance located in Switzerland, including a one year post in New York arranged by Credit Suisse First Boston.
Before joining XL Group, Christian designed calculated and inspected projects and gathered 14 years’ experience in the construction industry at Heierli AG and Ernst Basler & Partner.
Started his career with an apprenticeship as a Civil Engineer Draughtsman, CAD Operator and Civil and Construction Engineer.
• ARM Associate Risk Management,
• Dipl. Business Engineer STV,
• Dipl. Construction Engineer HTL,
Recent Activities and Publications
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