Danielle Brassel

Zurich Insurance Group

Stemming from her 10-year career in the financial industry, Danielle Brassel brings a variety of experiences to the sector. Before joining Zurich’s Responsible Investment team, Danielle was working for ResponsAbility, a Zurich-based impact investing company with a focus on micro-finance, where she was responsible for developing a measurement and reporting framework for the portfolio’s social impact.

Danielle started her responsible investment journey at the EBRD, where she was involved in the bank’s development finance activities in the agribusiness sector. An expertise, she later brought to HSBC and a Swiss family office. She started her career as an M&A analyst for Credit Suisse in London. Danielle is a Swiss citizen and holds a master’s degree in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen.