It was in 2012 when Fürer was appointed as CIO, the place he continued to steer the asset administration group. By 2019, he took on extra roles because the Switzerland nation president of Swiss Re and the chairman of the Swiss Re Strategic Council.
“After a 35- year-long, fulfilling profession within the monetary sector, I wish to take pleasure in extra time with my household and dedicate myself to my professional bono actions on numerous basis boards,” Fürer mentioned.
Fürer will formally depart his submit on March 31, 2023.
“Whereas we totally respect Guido’s determination, we’ll miss him and his relentless dedication to the corporate,” mentioned Christian Mumenthaler, chief govt officer of Swiss Re. “Guido additionally has repeatedly strengthened Swiss Re’s stature as one of many cornerstones of the Swiss monetary heart.”
“On behalf of the Swiss Re board of administrators, I want to thank Guido Fürer for his big contribution to the success of the group over the previous 25 years,” mentioned Sergio Ermotti, chairman of the board. “I want him all the perfect for his future endeavors. Till the precise transition will happen, Guido will proceed to serve the corporate with full dedication and dedication. His ardour for his workforce’s and the corporate’s efficiency will assist us guarantee a clean transition.”