António Horta-Osório is an independent director of the Board and Chairman of the Investment Committee and member of the Underwriting and Risk Committee of PartnerRe Ltd.
Previously, he was Chairman of Credit Suisse Group AG, to which he was appointed in 2021, and Chairman of the Credit Suisse Foundation.
Prior to that, he was the Group Chief Executive Officer of Lloyds Banking Group, to which he was appointed in 2011. From 1993 – 2010 he held various management functions as Chief Executive Officer Portugal, Brazil and the UK at Grupo Santander, where he was Executive Vice President and member of the management committee, developing and expanding the business successfully in various core markets.
António Horta-Osório currently serves as a non-executive director at Fundação Champalimaud in Lisbon, at PartnerRe, an Exor Subsidiary, and at Stichting/Enable INPAR in the Netherlands. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Wallace Collection in London and he chairs the pharmaceutical company BIAL in Porto, Portugal. Furthermore, he served on the Court of Directors of the Bank of England from 2009 to 2011, in a personal capacity.
António Horta-Osório holds a degree in management and business administration from the Catholic University of Lisbon, as well as an MBA from INSEAD, and completed an Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School. He was awarded Honorary Doctorates by the University of Edinburgh, the University of Bath, the University of Warwick, and the University of Birmingham.