Martin FehrHead Private Equity at Swiss Re
Martin Fehr is the Head Private Equity of Swiss Re Group Asset Management. Based in Zurich, he leads a team of investment professionals focused on managing Swiss Re's portfolio of primary commitments to private equity funds, secondary transactions and co-investments.
Martin Fehr joined Swiss Re in 2004. Initially based in Zurich, he was involved in the development of Swiss Re's hedge fund investment strategy. From 2007 to 2010, he worked as investment professional in Swiss Re's private equity team in New York.
In 2010, Martin Fehr transferred to Hong Kong to oversee Swiss Re's direct investment activities in South East Asia and India. In 2015, he was appointed Regional Head Principal Investments & Acquisitions Asia.
Throughout his time at Swiss Re, Martin Fehr has been involved in various corporate development and strategy projects of the firm, including setting up a new operating structure for Swiss Re's reinsurance business across Asia.
Martin Fehr was born in 1978 and is a Swiss citizen. He graduated in economics with a specialization in finance and capital markets from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. During his studies he participated in an exchange with the MBA program of the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in Durham, NC, USA. Martin Fehr is also a CFA charter holder.