Company headquarters in Hanover
|Traded as||FWB: HNR1|
|Ulrich Wallin (CEO and Chairman of the executive board), Herbert K. Haas (Chairman of the supervisory board)|
|Revenue||€ 17.8 billion (2017)|
|€ 1,364.4 million (2017)|
|€ 958.6 million (2017)|
|Total assets||€ 61.1 billion (end 2017)|
|Total equity||€ 8,528.5 million (end 2017)|
Number of employees
|3,300 (end 2017)|
The company was founded in 1966 under the name Aktiengesellschaft für Transport- und Rückversicherung (ATR).
Hannover Re transacts all lines of property & casualty and life & health reinsurance and has a network of subsidiaries, branches and representative offices on all five continents with a total staff of roughly 2,900. The Group's German business is written by the subsidiary E+S Rück.
The rating agencies most relevant to the insurance industry have awarded Hannover Re very strong insurer financial strength ratings (Standard & Poor's AA- "Very Strong" and A.M. Best A+ "Superior").