Christian Dinesen

Christian Dinesen is a director and the founder of the independent managem
nt consultancy Dinesen Associates Ltd. He has over 30 years  experience of the insurance and capital markets.For ten years Christian was a Managing Director and the European insurance credit analyst for Bank of American Merrill Lynch, as well as the head of International Credit Research. Previously he headed the Standard & Poor’s European insurance practice. Before that Christian was a management consultancy partner for ten years and manager of Texaco’s Europe insurance company, having started his career as a Lloyd’s of London reinsurance broker.
Christian has the rare combined experience of both insurance and capital markets. He has an extensive network within the senior management of European insurers and financial fixed income investors. He is a Director of two leading UK insurance companies.


During almost three decades relationships have been built with a wide range of experts. Working with such experts, where their capabilities exceed our own, enables Dinesen Associates to carry out diverse projects, without infringing our independence.

Such associates cover a wide range of expertise, from insurance brokers to ratings experts, credit traders, investment bankers, presentation consultants and executive coaches.