Solidum Board

Gaudenz Trapp


Mr. Trapp serves as chairman of the board of directors of Solidum Partners AG. Mr. Trapp holds a bachelor of arts from the Bates College, Maine, USA. After working nearly a decade in alternative investments, he joined Ihag Holding as managing director in January 2007, responsible for its direct hedge fund and private equity fund investments.

Willi Schuerch


Mr. Schuerch has a mathematical & actuarial background and is a diploma holder of the Australian Insurance Institute. Having in total over 30 years of experience in the property reinsurance market, Mr. Schuerch was instrumental in the founding and development of several reinsurance companies, most recently serving as Chief Underwriting Officer of all lines of business for Qatar Re from 2011 until early 2015. He co-founded the reinsurance start-up Novae Re in 2009. Until June 2008, he was responsible for Partner Re’s catastrophe portfolio as Chief Underwriter Catastrophe since the start of the company in 1993 following Hurricane Andrew. Prior, Mr. Schuerch was more than a decade with Swiss Reinsurance Company.

Stefan Mueller


Mr. Mueller serves as director and chief executive officer of Solidum Partners AG. Mr. Mueller holds a Masters degree in finance from the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is the founding partner of Solidum Partners which, prior to a management buyout in 2006, was called ISP Alternative Risk Advisors AG. From 1999 to 2003, he was an alternative risk transfer and ELS specialist at Converium, a top ten reinsurance company, and responsible for its worldwide approach to develop, implement and execute mechanisms to transfer insurance-linked exposures to capital market investors. In addition, he was responsible for all capital market related transactions within its alternative risk transfer unit in Switzerland. From 1996 to 1999, he was an underwriter in Centre Re’s Swiss organization focusing predominantly on implementing financial solutions for insurance exposures.