Nationality: United Kingdom, Switzerland
Head Proprietary Insurance Asset Management
After studying economics at the University of Zurich, Daniel Berner worked in the Fixed Income & Derivatives team at UBS for 12 years. He spent most of this time in London, where his responsibilities included the Interest Derivatives area. He then moved to WestLB in London in 2001, taking charge of the Group's Forward Foreign Exchange and Interest Derivatives area.
Since 2004, Daniel Berner has been working in the asset management team at Swiss Life. From 2007-2018, he was responsible for the Group's Proprietary Insurance Asset Management (PAM) business area in Switzerland. From 1 January 2019, he has been responsible for Switzerland, France and Germany as Head of PAM. Daniel Berner has been a member of the Executive Board of Swiss Life Asset Managers since 2007.