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Steve Snipes Head Market Risk Management at Swiss Re Management


Steve Snipes is the Head of Market Risk Management at Swiss Re, which is responsible for the control framework for all the Group's market risk. This includes risk accumulation control responsibilities for all market risk factors and second line control oversight of key asset management and treasury business lines. Steve serves as CRO of the Group's Principle Investment business and as risk manager and board member for its key London derivative-trading entity.

Steve's previous role at Swiss Re was Head of Corporate Risk and Governance where he led the team which was responsible for managing key Group risk steering frameworks, including the Group Risk Policy, the Group's risk governance architecture, and the Group's capital and liquidity adequacy calculations standards.

Prior to Swiss Re Steve founded two companies in the risk and capital management advisory space and worked as a senior manager at Oliver Wyman.

Steve holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia, a Master's Degree in Economics from George Washington University, and a PhD in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.