Hermann Pohlchristoph was born in Waltrop in 1965.
After training as an insurance specialist at R+V Versicherung in Wiesbaden, he studied economics and business administration at the universities of Mainz and Bayreuth, completing his degree studies in 1994 as a “Diplomkaufmann” (graduate in business administration). Subsequently, Mr. Pohlchristoph continued his career as an auditor with SCHITAG ERNST & YOUNG in Stuttgart. In 1998, he moved to GE Frankona Reinsurance in Munich, to eventually become head of the Finance division (Accounting). Mr. Pohlchristoph joined Munich Reinsurance Company in September 2002. He was initially a project manager in the Group CFO division, and took over as head of the central division Financial Accounting and Reporting in 2003. From 2006 to April 2017, he was the Chief Financial Officer Reinsurance.
Hermann Pohlchristoph was appointed to the Board of Management of Munich Reinsurance Company with effect from 27 April 2017, with responsibility for the Asia Pacific and Africa division as well as the central divisions Central Procurement and Services.