Global Conference 2010
Chief Investment Officer, Reinsurance Group of America Inc.
David Fischer is Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Reinsurance Group of America Inc., responsible for handling asset allocation, investment strategy, alternative assets and investment reporting. He and his team manage an $18 billion global investment portfolio for RGA around the world. The company has substantial investments in fixed-income securities in six major currencies, as well as investments in private placements, commercial mortgage loans, private equity and alternative assets. Fischer oversees an internal investment management team and eight third-party money managers for various investment mandates. He focuses primarily on investment policies, investment strategy and tactics, and risk management. Before joining RGA in 2004, he was a principal at Capstone Advisors and a vice president and portfolio manager with Lincoln National. Fischer is a member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society of St. Louis and the Investment Analysts Society of Chicago.