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Karl Happe

Group Chief Investment Officer Resolution Life

Karl joined Resolution Life as Group Chief Investment Officer in 2022.

Previously Karl worked at Allianz for 17 years first as Head of Global Fixed Income Strategy and then as Chief Investment Officer for insurance and regulated clients with Allianz Global Investors. Karl and his team managed €140 billion of Allianz and third party assets, invested in fixed income, private debt, equity and derivatives portfolios.

He started his career at Morgan Stanley in New York, Frankfurt and London, where he was a private equity analyst and fixed income derivatives structurer and trader. He also he worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company before joining Allianz in Munich.

Karl has a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Princeton University and an MBA from INSEAD.