Mr. Schneider works for Swiss Re since 2001. He started his career in reinsurance after experiences in the wine and food industry. Starting as an underwriter for agricultural facultative business, he became responsible for the Zurich based agricultural team in Zurich in 2005 dealing with business in Europe. He heads currently the agricultural reinsurance team for the markets Americas, Africa and Asia. Reto J. Schneider holds a master degree in agricultural sciences.
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