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Nikolaus von Bomhard is the new Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Munich Re



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    During the constituent meeting of the new Supervisory Board of Munich Re, Nikolaus von Bomhard (62) was elected as Chairman of the Supervisory Board. Anne Horstmann (49) was elected as Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board.

    Following today's election of the shareholder representatives by the Annual General Meeting and the previous election of the employee representatives by the responsible bodies, the Supervisory Board of Munich Re comprises the following persons:

    • Nikolaus von Bomhard (Chairman)
    • Anne Horstmann (Deputy Chair)
    •  Ann-Kristin Achleitner
    • Kurt Wilhelm Bock
    • Clement B. Booth
    • Ruth Brown
    • Stephan Eberl
    • Frank Fassin
    • Benita Ferrero-Waldner
    • Ursula Gather
    • Gerd Häusler
    • Eva-Maria Haiduk
    • Renata Jungo Brüngger
    • Stefan Kaindl
    • Gabriele Mücke
    • Ulrich Plottke
    • Manfred Rassy
    • Gabriele Sinz-Toporzysek
    • Karl-Heinz Streibich
    • Maximilian Zimmerer

    The Supervisory Board of Munich Re is thus made up of eleven men and nine women. Eight of the twenty members are members of the Supervisory Board for the first time. Information about the members of the Supervisory Board and the members of the various Board Committees can be found on our website:

    Munich Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, primary insurance and insurance-related risk solutions. The group consists of the reinsurance and ERGO business segments, as well as the capital investment company MEAG. Munich Re is globally active and operates in all lines of the insurance business. Since it was founded in 1880, Munich Re has been known for its unrivalled risk-related expertise and its sound financial position. It offers customers financial protection when faced with exceptional levels of damage – from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake through to the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season and to the California wildfires in 2018. Munich Re possesses outstanding innovative strength, which enables it to also provide coverage for extraordinary risks such as rocket launches, renewable energies, cyberattacks, or pandemics. The company is playing a key role in driving forward the digital transformation of the insurance industry, and in doing so has further expanded its ability to assess risks and the range of services that it offers. Its tailor-made solutions and close proximity to its customers make Munich Re one of the world’s most sought-after risk partners for businesses, institutions, and private individuals.

    This media information contains forward-looking statements that are based on current assumptions and forecasts of the management of Munich Re. Known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors could lead to material differences between the forward-looking statements given here and the actual development, in particular the results, financial situation and performance of our Company. The Company assumes no liability to update these forward-looking statements or to make them conform to future events or developments.