Master of Business Administration, University Geneva, 1965.
Supervisor finance and accounting, Procter & Gamble, 1966-1969; director, Catco, Geneva, 1969-1976; manager International Research and Development department, Skandia Insurance, Stockholm, 1976-1977; underwriter aviation, Skandia, Stockholm, 1977-1978; group resident director, Skandia Life Assurance Company, London, 1978-1981; regional manager South Europe treaty, Skandia International, Stockholm, 1981-1983; chief operating officer Europe treaty division, Skandia International, Stockholm, 1983-1985; chief underwriting officer, Skandia American Group, New York, 1985-1989; chief operating officer, Europe and Overseas Reins, Skandia Re, Stockholm, 1989-1991; chief operating officer, Skandia Re Worldwide, Stockholm, 1991-1992; group chief executive, Merc. & General Re Group, London, 1992-1996; Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Re, London, since 1997.
Member Geneva Association (board directors since 1992), Nationwide Building Society (board directors since 1997).
Married Ulla-Maria Elisabeth Akesson, 1982 (divorced February 1993). Children: Ellinor, Maria.