Robert Nusslein is Head Innovative Risk Solutions Americas at Swiss Re Corporate Solutions. Based in New York, Bob has been with Swiss Re for the past 19 years and worked in the insurance industry for over 30 years. He has been in the innovative risk solutions segment, or more commonly called the alternative risk transfer (“ART”) market, for his entire career. Bob has engineered many ground breaking transactions in enterprise-wide integrated risk insurance programs, agriculture crop shortfall covers, structured credit and surety, parametric Nat Cat (earthquake and hurricane) covers, and Non-physical Damage Business Interruption risk. He has an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine and a Master of Business Administration, Finance degree from the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.