Christoph Manser joined Swiss Life in 2012 to set up and manage its infrastructure equity platform. Prior to this, Christoph developed his expertise in alternative investments at AXA Investment Managers where he was global head of hedge fund activities and a member of the firm’s executive committee from 2007 to 2011. Christoph also held the role of global head of alternative investments from 2000 to 2006 at Winterthur Insurance, responsible for insurer’s private equity and hedge fund investments. Mr. Manser holds an M.Sc. in physics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.