Munich Re sees itself today more than ever as a premium
reinsurer, with products, solutions and services that support our
clients along the whole value chain. This business model is based
on three fundamental pillars:
In line with our traditional value proposition, we offer
first-class, dependable security and high treaty capacities.
In addition, we support our reinsurance clients by addressing
complex, new or changing risks and by structuring reinsurance as a
means of capital optimisation and capital relief.
And finally, we are also growth and know-how partners for our
clients, providing them with new ideas and products for their
expansion and modernisation projects. With our far-reaching
knowledge of risks, high level of expertise and proven track record
in risk management, we are positioned as an all-round provider in
the field of risk assumption and risk transfer and as the first
choice for all matters connected with the world of risk. Our
special know-how enables us to seek out and develop new and
profitable business fields.
We want to achieve sustained profitable
Short-term thinking is not the way to attain long-term success.
Instead, Munich Re aims for growth that is both profitable and
sustainable. We do not write risks at just any price: they have to
add lasting value for our clients, shareholders and staff. This
credo has shaped Munich Re’s history like
no other. We have the risk management knowledge necessary to
counter the constant stream of new challenges with solutions that
are as dependable as they are profitable.
Successful innovations are usually developed to meet a specific
need. Munich Re knows the special local requirements of its
clients. Our specialists on all continents throughout the world
ensure our local knowledge is always up to date and accurate. We
have a regional presence, international network and unique
knowledge that can quickly and effectively be translated into ideal
solutions for our clients.
Competitive advantage through knowledge
Munich Re systematically hones its knowledge edge and thus
constantly improves the quality of its risk assessments. The key to
this is the global Munich Re knowledge network. We employ experts
from virtually every field of research and pool our knowledge in
special centres of competence. Furthermore, we have established
networks with the specialists of leading scientific institutes
worldwide. This enables us to identify market trends at an early
stage and push back the boundaries of insurability with innovative