Reiner Hoffmann is the Underwriting Lead Germany for Structured Risk Solutions at XL Catlin, AXA XL division. Reiner joined XL Catlin in 2012, and has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. He started his career in 1995 as a Casualty Underwriter in the Liability department of HDI in Germany. Following this he joined the newly formed Integrated Solutions unit of General Re, working as an Actuary and Casualty underwriter. In 2001 he became head of the Integrated Solutions team before joining Allianz Group in 2003 at the Holding Board initiative “Allianz Dresdner Corporate Partners”. During his time at Allianz Reiner fulfilled a role helping clients survey their combined financial and insurance risks, before being appointed Head of Corporate Solutions for Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty in 2006. Reiner studied mathematics and economics at the University of Ulm, gaining a PhD.