Singapore, 01, SG


Legal Counsel 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.


About the Role


The Legal Counsel shall be working in the Asia legal team with primary focus in managing legal and regulatory issues relating to Swiss Re's business and operations in South East Asia.

The legal advice and support provided would include general corporate and governance issues, regulatory and compliance issues, (re)insurance solutions and transactions, product development, (re)insurance contracts and claims.



  • Manage legal issues related to general corporate and governance matters relating to Swiss Re's operation in South East Asia
  • Manage legal, regulatory & compliance issues related to (re)insurance solutions and transactions, product development in South East Asia
  • Advise on regulatory issues relating to South East Asia
  • Advise on (re)insurance contracts and claims
  • Advise on compliance matters relating to Swiss Re's operation in South East Asia



  • 6 – 10 years PQE, legal qualified lawyer from any South East Asian country
  • A good team player and able to work in a collaborative and agile environment
  • Ability to work independently and do multi-tasking
  • Excellent written and spoken English and preferably an Asian language
  • Good communication and cross-cultural skills
  • Prior experience in insurance matters & multiple jurisdictions an advantage

Reference Code: 82841 


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