Since January 2020, Sebastiaan Bongers has been Head of Mobility Ventures at Swiss Re. As such he is responsible for establishing a venture that together with car manufacturers and mobility providers will deliver state-of-the-art insurance propositions to customers.
Previously, he built up Swiss Re's Automotive Solutions unit. As cars are increasingly getting connected, electric, automated and shared, Automotive Solutions was established to help insurers and car manufacturers with supporting products and propositions from an insurance point of view. Under his leadership, the unit launched a range of products and programs, including Swiss Re's telematics, the ADAS Risk Score in partnership with BMW, NEV propositions in China, and modern insurance programs for car manufacturers. As part of his role, Sebastiaan was also CEO of Movingdots GmbH, a telematics provider fully owned by Swiss Re.
Sebastiaan started at Swiss Re in 2008. After working as a product developer in underwriting, he joined the strategy team working for Swiss Re's CEO in 2010. In 2015 he became Head of Automotive Solutions. Sebastiaan graduated cum laude in Business Administration at the RSM Erasmus University in Rotterdam and holds a degree in Management from CEMS. In 2016, he was profiled as a Rising Star in the re/insurance industry by the Intelligent Insurer.