Conférence Internationale FFA 2019


Pierre Gramegna

Minister of Finance, Luxembourg

Pierre Gramegna was appointed Minister of Finance, for the second time, on 5 December 2018. A career diplomat, he joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1983. In 2003, Pierre Gramegna took up the position of director general of the Chamber of Commerce. Pierre Gramegna pursued studies in law and economics at the Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) and completed his post-university education with a postgraduate diploma of advanced studies in European Union law.

Takes part in

25 Oct 11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Panel 2 – Insurance, a safe refuge in an uncertain world?

While economies have barely recovered from the effect of the financial crisis, business strategy has been distressed by a global economic and political instability. New threats are shaking the insurance sector, from cybercrime to natural disasters. Which business strategies can insurers adopt to deal with an uncertain world?

Keynote speech
Chair of the panel
25 Oct 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

Panel 3 – From low to negative interest rates: How to keep insuring in a sustainable way?

The long-lasting low interest rates’ environment maintained by the ECB may carry negative effects and lead to news risks and vulnerabilities for the EU financial stability. What are the challenges and opportunities for investors and insurers offered by a low interest rate environment?

Chair of the panel