Carly Van Den Akker, Swiss Re

Carly Van Den Akker, Swiss Re

Carly is Claims Rehabilitation Manager, Swiss Re Life and Health Australia and New Zealand.

She has worked in the insurance industry for more than 10 years in a variety of injury/illness management and rehabilitation roles in both Australia and the United Kingdom.

Carly has had extensive experience in the occupational rehabilitation field, working as a Senior Rehabilitation Case Manager across various disciplines including workers compensation, CTP and income protection/disability insurance.

In 2012, Carly was awarded the TurksLegal – ALUCA Scholarship for her research paper on the benefits of early intervention in claims management, and authored Swiss Re’s benchmarking report Rehabilitation Watch 2014. She also represents the reinsurance/life insurance sector on the Australian Signatory Steering Group for the Health Benefits of Good Work.

Carly joined the Board in November 2016.