2016 Speaker

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Philipp Wassenberg
President & CEO, Munich Re of Canada

Philipp is a lawyer with a PhD in public international and European law. He joined Munich Reinsurance Company, in Munich, in 2000 as a General Liability and D&O underwriter for various European and North American markets where he gained a wealth of experience in positions of increasing responsibility. When he transferred to Canada in April 2014, Philipp had been the Head of Casualty Treaty in the Global Clients / North America division of Munich Re, responsible for world-wide business for the past six years.

Philipp is now responsible for the operation of all of Munich Reinsurance Company’s non-life business in Canada. He is an advocate for building strong client partnerships, and is making strategic use of the wide ranging expertise offered within the global reach of Munich Reinsurance Company to provide the best possible service and support to Munich Re’s Canadian clients.

Philipp is also a member of the Board of Directors for Munich Reinsurance Company of Canada and Temple Insurance Company.