FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
London 29 May 2014
Berne Union announces appointment of Secretary General
The Berne Union – International Union of Credit & Investment Insurers – is pleased to announce the appointment of Kai Preugschat as the new Secretary General of the association.
Kai Preugschat, a German national, has a distinguished career in credit insurance and in the banking industry. He is currently Deputy Global Head Structured Trade & Export Finance at UniCredit Bank Group.
Previously, Kai held senior positions at the German ECA, Euler Hermes Kreditversicherungs-AG, ANZ Banking Group, KfW IPEX Bank, Bayerische Landesbank and Hypo-Bank, with assignments in Germany, Asia and Australia. In Sydney, Kai also worked for Australia’s ECA, EFIC.
“We are excited to get Kai on board and I look forward to working with him on advancing the Berne Union as the leading association in credit and investment insurance”, says Dan Riordan, President of the Berne Union.
Kai Preugschat will assume his role with the Berne Union during mid-summer.