New CEO at Munich Re (Group)
At its meeting held today, the Supervisory Board of Munich Reinsurance Company accepted the request by CEO Nikolaus von Bomhard to leave the Board of Management – and also to step down as CEO – on 26 April 2017, which is the date of the 2017 Annual General Meeting. Joachim Wenning (51) was appointed as the new CEO with effect from 27 April 2017.
Wenning has been responsible for international life reinsurance business on Munich Re’s Board of Management since the beginning of 2009. He has also been responsible for human resources since 1 October 2013 and became Munich Re's Labour Relations Director on that date. His appointment to the Board of Management was extended to 31 December 2021 at today's meeting of the Supervisory Board.
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