Board of Management

The Members of the Board of Management of Munich Re.

Dr. Joachim Wenning*

Chairman of the Board of Management since 27 April 2017

Dr. Joachim Wenning*
Dr. Joachim Wenning*

Appointed until 2026**;
Member of the Board of Management since 1 January 2009
Chairman of the Group Committee
Chairman 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

Curriculum vitae

 
 

Dr. Thomas Blunck

Dr. Thomas Blunck
Dr. Thomas Blunck

Appointed until 2023;
Member of the Board of Management since 1 October 2005
Chairman of the Board Committee IT Investments 

Areas of accountability:

  • Life and Health
  • Capital Partners

Curriculum vitae

Nicholas Gartside

Nicholas Gartside
Nicholas Gartside

Appointed until 2022;
Member of the Board of Management since 18 March 2019
Chief Investment Officer 

Areas of accountability:

  • Group Investments
  • Third Party Asset Management

Curriculum vitae

Stefan Golling

Stefan Golling
Stefan Golling

Appointed until 2023;
Member of the Board of Management since 1 January 2021

Areas of accountability:

  • Global Clients and North America

Curriculum vitae

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

Curriculum vitae

Dr. Torsten Jeworrek

Dr. Torsten Jeworrek
Dr. Torsten Jeworrek

Appointed until 2026***;
Member of the Board of Management since 1 October 2003
Chairman of the Reinsurance Committee
Chairman 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

Curriculum vitae

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 
Chairman of the Group Risk Committee 

Areas of accountability:

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

Curriculum vitae

Dr. Achim Kassow

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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

Curriculum vitae

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

Curriculum vitae

* Member of the Group Committee ** Maximum period: after the age of 60, the appointment can be terminated each year by either the member of the Board of Management or by the Company *** Maximum period: the appointment can be terminated each year by either the member of the Board of Management or by the Company