AIDA Swiss Chapter Event:

Monday, 19 January 2015, 17.00 - 18.30

at the auditorium of SCOR, General Guisan-Quai 26, 8002 Zurich

Topic of the event:

"Sanctions and their impact on domestic and international insurance business"

Adherence to economic sanctions has become a significant element of compliance, producing effects on insurance products, risk assessement and loss adjustment. What are the stumbling blocks and what are the key issues an insurer must be aware of? AIDA Swiss Chapter gathered a group of high profile experts in the field of sanctions law, who discussed the impact of sanctions on insurance business: 

  • "An Overview of EU and US Sanctions: The Legal Implications for Insurers" Andrew J. Tobin, Partner, Cozen O'Connor
  • "(Re)Insurance Business – Sanction Risks & Mitigants"
    – Dr. Lara Martiner, Group Compliance Officer, Allianz Risk Transfer AG
  • "Lessons Learned from Sanctions Lookback Investigations" – Dr. Michael W. Faske, Partner, EY // Rachel Sexton, Partner, EY

Please follow this link to download all presentations.

Moderation: Stefanie Gey, Partner, Legal, Regulatory & Compliance, EY; Peter Hsu, Partner, Bär & Karrer

Thanks to our donators and the event sponsor, the event was followed by a networking reception and was free of charge. 

Event Sponsor: Cozen O'Connor, International Law Firm 

Donators of AIDA Swiss Chapter: SCOR, Prager Dreifuss, Ernst&Young, Bär&Karrer, Swiss Re, Baudacci Nigg Stenberg, Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich Insurance, CMS von Erlach Poncet, gbf Attorneys, MME Partners,  Allianz Risk Transfer.