Swiss Risk Association event

David Cole on “Risk Culture. A Continuing Journey.”

Event organized by the Swiss Risk Association in partnership with the Swiss Finance Institute.

Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Start: 18.30
End: 20.00, followed by an Apéro
Location: University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zürich, KOL G 201, Map
Host: Swiss Risk Association in partnership with the Swiss Finance Institute
Organizers: Prof. Dr. Walter Farkas, Sandro Schmid, Prof. Dr. Paolo Vanini

Event flyer: click here.

Download Slides Introduction
Download Slides David Cole Presentation

18.30-20.00: Presentation
after 20.00: Networking and cocktails

About the speaker:

David Cole,
Swiss Re
Group Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Group Executive Committee

David Cole was appointed as Swiss Re‘s Group Chief Financial Officer on the 1 May 2014, after having served as Group Chief Risk Officer since 2011. He was simultaneously Group Chief Financial Officer and Group Chief Risk Officer from May to August 2014. Prior to joining Swiss Re, he was with ABN AMRO Holding where he served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer from 2008 to 2010, and was a member of the Board of Managing Directors. In January 2006, he became Head of Group Risk Management for ABN AMRO Bank. Before that, he held COO and CFO positions with ABN AMRO’s Wholesale Clients (WCS) business unit from 2001. Between 1984 and 2001 David Cole held various positions in risk management and client relationship management in the Netherlands, the United States and in Brazil. He joined ABN AMRO in Amsterdam in 1984 as a trainee. David Cole was born in 1961 and is a Dutch and American citizen. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Georgia and an International Business Degree from the Nijenrode Universiteit in the Netherlands.