Board of Management

The Members of the Board of Management of Munich Re.

Dr. Joachim Wenning

Chair of the Board of Management since 27 April 2017

Dr. Joachim Wenning
Dr. Joachim Wenning

Appointed until 2026 (maximum period; from 2025 the appointment can be terminated annual by either the member of the Board of Management or by the Company);

Member of the Board of Management since 1 January 2009
Chair of the Group Committee
Chair of the Strategy Committee

Areas of accountability:

  • Group Strategy and M&A
  • Group Communications
  • Group Audit
  • Economics, Sustainability & Public Affairs
  • Group Human Resources
  • Group Executive Affairs
  • Group Compliance and Legal

Dr. Thomas Blunck

Appointed until 2023;

Member of the Board of Management since 1 October 2005
Chair of the Board Committee IT Investments 

Areas of accountability:

  • Life and Health
  • Capital Partners
Dr. Thomas Blunck
Dr. Thomas Blunck

Nicholas Gartside

Nicholas Gartside
Nicholas Gartside

Appointed until 2027;

Member of the Board of Management since 18 March 2019
Chief Investment Officer 

Areas of accountability:

  • Group Investments
  • Third Party Asset Management

Stefan Golling

Appointed until 2023;

Member of the Board of Management since 1 January 2021

Areas of accountability:

  • Global Clients and North America
Stefan Golling
Stefan Golling

Dr. Doris Höpke

Dr. Doris Höpke
Dr. Doris Höpke

Appointed until 2022;

Member of the Board of Management since 1 May 2014
Labour Relations Director 

Areas of accountability:

  • Europe and Latin America
  • Human Resources

Dr. Torsten Jeworrek

Appointed until 2026 (maximum period; the appointment can be terminated each year by either the member of the Board of Management or by the Company);

Member of the Board of Management since 1 October 2003
Chair of the Reinsurance Committee
Chair of the Global Underwriting and Risk Committee

Areas of accountability:

  • Reinsurance Development
  • Data and Analytics
  • Internet of Things
  • Corporate Underwriting
  • Claims
  • Accounting, Controlling and Central Reserving for Reinsurance
  • Information Technology
Dr. Torsten Jeworrek
Dr. Torsten Jeworrek

Dr. Christoph Jurecka

Dr. Christoph Jurecka
Dr. Christoph Jurecka

Appointed until 2026;

Member of the Board of Management since 1 January 2019 
Chief Financial Officer 
Chair of the Group Risk Committee 

Areas of accountability:

  • Financial and Regulatory Reporting
  • Group Controlling
  • Integrated Risk Management
  • Group Taxation
  • Investor and Rating Agency Relations

Dr. Achim Kassow

Appointed until 2023;

Member of the Board of Management since 1 May 2020

Areas of accountability:

  • Asia Pacific and Africa
  • Central Procurement
  • Services
Hermann Pohlchristoph
Dr. Achim Kassow

Dr. Markus Rieß

Dr. Markus Rieß
Dr. Markus Rieß

Appointed until 2025;

Member of the Board of Management since 16 September 2015

Areas of accountability:

  • Primary Insurance/ERGO