Senior Vice President, Head Sustainable Development Americas Hub
Mark Way heads Swiss Re’s sustainable development activities in the Americas and is part of the company’s Sustainability & Emerging Risk Management unit. He has held this position since 2006, working from Swiss Re's Americas headquarters in Armonk, NY to coordinate the company’s sustainability related activities in the United States, Canada and Latin America. The main thrust of this engagement is focused on the topic of climate change. His position involves interaction with a broad range of stakeholders including governments, clients, international organizations, academia and non-governmental organizations. He joined the Swiss Re Group in 1994 and has worked in various non-life marketing teams including those responsible for regions such as United Kingdom, Scandinavia and Japan. In 2003 he moved from his position as Client Manager for Greece, Cyprus, Malta to the Group Sustainability Management unit. From 2003 to 2006 he represented Swiss Re on the Climate Change Working Group of the United Nations Environmental Programme Finance Initiative. In 2005 he was made Head of the company’s Sustainability Issue Management & Reporting unit.