Thomas Schwarz

Director, Financial Services

KPMG Switzerland

Thomas Schwarz is a Director in the Financial Services department with a focus on the insurance sector. He has been an auditor and consultant in the Swiss insurance market for more than 10 years. As a certified public accountant and accredited leading auditor for insurance companies (FINMA), he has a particular focus on national insurance entities and groups.

With his proven expertise in both auditing and advising insurance companies, Thomas has in-depth knowledge of the regulatory requirements (FINMA, FOPH and SRO-SIA) in the Swiss insurance market. He is experienced in governance, compliance, risk management, internal controls and regulatory project management. He pays special attention to the design of efficient, standardized and automated processes to fulfill regulatory requirements.

Thomas is KPMG’s topic owner for group supervision, tied asset, occupational pension schemes, anti-money laundering and regulatory trainings.

  1. Education and Qualifications
    M.A. Accounting & Finance, HSG, Certified Public Accountant, Accredited leading auditor for insurance companies (FINMA)