Global Head of Casualty & Motor
Karl Gray was appointed Global Head of Casualty & Motor Lines for Zurich Insurance Company in July 2014. The Casualty segment covers motor, personal lines, liability, workers injury and A&H. He is responsible for co-leading Zurich's strategy on Autonomous and Self Driving Vehicles. Prior to his appointment, Mr Gray was the Chief Underwriting Officer GI for Zurich's Middle East and Africa region. He has held a number of leadership positions with Aviva, AXA and RSA, with over a decade in emerging markets.
Mr Gray started his professional career in the UK and has over 17 years experience of developing motor and personal lines businesses, leading both underwriting and non-underwriting functions. He graduated from the University of Sheffield (UK) with an MA in Political Economy and holds Diplomas in Management and Insurance. Mr Gray is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (UK).