Melanie Slack

Country Head Australia & New Zealand and Managing Director, Corporate Solutions, Swiss Re

Ms. Melanie Slack is the Chief Executive Officer of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions in Australia & New Zealand (ANZ). Based in Sydney, Melanie is responsible for managing the strategy, development and performance of the company’s presence in the Australian and New Zealand commercial insurance markets. She is also a member of the Asia-Pacific Executive Team. 

Before joining Swiss Re Corporate Solutions in June 2017, Melanie was Managing Director at Swiss Reinsurance Company based in Hong Kong. In this role she was responsible for the Life & Health Products Hub Asia, which includes the underwriting, costing and experience studies for the region. 

Melanie has over 25 years’ experience in the (re)insurance industry, and has worked in Canada, USA, France, Germany, the United Kingdom and Switzerland. Melanie joined Swiss Re in Zurich in 2001 and has held a variety of roles in Underwriting, Internal Audit and Public Private Partnerships. 

Melanie is Fellow, Life Management Institute and Fellow, Academy of Life Underwriting.