HDI Global SE press releases

HDI Global and Hannover Re launch a joint growth initiative in specialty business

Under the umbrella of Talanx AG, Hannover Rück SE and HDI Global SE are launching a joint initiative in global growth and high-margin specialty business. The two companies are therefore merging their specialty activities in a new joint venture. The new company HDI Global Specialty SE will write agency and specialty insurance business in lines such as Errors & Omissions liability insurance, directors’ and officers’ liability insurance (D&O), legal expenses insurance, sports and entertainment, aviation, offshore energy and animal insurance.

11 May 2018 | HDI Global and Hannover Re launch a joint growth initiative in specialty business (pdf)

 

Personnel change in the Management Board of HDI Global SE

The Supervisory Board has passed a resolution to make personnel changes in the Management Board at HDI Global SE. Dr Edgar Puls (45), responsible for the business areas European Operations, Information Technology and Project Management on the Management Board, will now be responsible for Property, Engineering, Marine and Multirisk alongside European Operations. From 1 July 2018, Dr Thomas Kuhnt (43) as new Board Member at HDI Global SE will head Information Technology and Operations. Dr Joachim ten Eicken (54) will step down as Board Member of the company by best mutual agreement on 31 May 2018 in order to take up new challenges outside the company.

7 May 2018 | Personnel change in the Management Board of HDI Global SE

 

Complex supply chains entail risks for companies

In view of increasingly serious business interruption claims at large industrial companies, industrial insurer HDI Global SE (HDI) is now providing valuable advice on combatting such risks in a Risk Engineering Guideline.

2 May 2018 | Complex supply chains entail risks for companies

 

NatCat losses depress the result of HDI Global SE in the financial year 2017

The industrial insurer of the Talanx Group, HDI Global SE, significantly increased its premium income in the financial year 2017. At the same time, the result of the company was depressed by the exceptionally high burden arising from natural catastrophes.

26 March 2018 | NatCat losses depress the result of HDI Global SE in the financial year 2017 

 


Press archive

26 March 2018 | NatCat losses depress the result of HDI Global SE in the financial year 2017 (pdf)

27 February 2018 | New insurance solution gives travel organisers and travel agents an easy way of protecting customers’ money (pdf)

19 January 2018 | Clemens Jungsthöfel becomes new Chief Financial Officer of HDI Global SE

09 November 2017 | HDI protects automobile suppliers against the consequences of recall campaigns (pdf)

21 August 2017 | HDI Global SE posts further growth in first half of 2017 (PDF)

17 August, 2017 | HDI Launches Excess & Surplus Lines Carrier “HDI Specialty Insurance Company” (PDF)

12 July 2017 | HDI launches online portal for taking out drone insurance policies (PDF)

10 July 2017 | HDI takes role of lead insurer to support New Zealand's largest ever road transportation project (PDF)

27 June 2017 | HDI offers engineering companies liability cover for IT financial losses (PDF)

21 June 2017 | HDI Global SE opens its third Swiss office in Berne and develops business with mid-sized industrial customers (PDF)

3 May 2017, New AGRICULTURAL CONCEPT Special Policy from HDI offers agricultural machinery dealers broad coverage scope (PDF)

23 March 2017, HDI Global SE improves underwriting result (PDF)

02 March 2017, HDI insures the liability and financial risks of decision-makers with new product Financial Lines Compact (PDF)

19.12.2016 HDI provides railway companies with adjustment to new statutory insurance requirements (PDF)

08.12.2016 Evacuation protection insurance creates security for companies and their employees in operations outside Germany (PDF)

11.11.2016 HDI Global SE sells units in Norway to specialist insurer Skuld (PDF)

27.09.2016 Source of hazard from private electric appliances - Underestimated risks of fire in the workplace (PDF, 43 KB)

26.08.2016 HDI Global SE develops an insurance solution for injury and illness, for professional footballers and sports clubs (PDF, 37 KB)

02.06.2016 HDI expands Cyber insurance and offers new coverage concepts (PDF, 43 KB)

27.04.2016 Mercedes-Benz and HDI network their processes in motor claims management and strengthen their cooperation (PDF, 33 KB)

10.03.2016 HDI is developing insurance solutions for the deployment of drones (PDF, 231 KB)

11.01.2016 HDI Global SE: Talanx industrial lines insurer now operating under a new name (PDF, 31 KB)

17.09.2015 Talanx intensifies focus on profitable underwriting policy and foreign growth in industrial insurance (PDF, 38 KB)

24.03.2015 Industrial insurance subsidiary of Talanx strengthens international alignment by renaming the company HDI Global SE (PDF, 33 KB)

27.08.2014 More transparency in the fleet thanks to KControl (PDF, 27 KB)

 

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Press enquiries to HDI Global SE are replied to by the press office of Talanx AG. We request your understanding that telephone numbers and e-mail addresses are only intended for journalists. For general customer enquiries, please use our contact form.

Talanx AG 
Group Communications
Riethorst 2
30659 Hanover
Germany

Tel.:+49 511 37 47-2022
Fax: +49 511 37 47-2025
E-mail: communications@hdi.global

 

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Tel.: +49 511 37 47-2749


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Executive Board Members

The management of the Industrial Lines divsion

 

Dr. Christian Hinsch, Chairman

born 1 August 1955
Chairman of HDI Global SE, as well as Deputy Chairman of Talanx AG and HDI V.a.G., Hanover.

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Dr. Joachim ten Eicken

born 17 April 1964
Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Non-Life, Engineering Insurance and Marine divisions.

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Frank Harting

born 19 May 1964
Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Industry Lines business segment, the Aviation and Accident divisions and the Information Management and Organisation functions.

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Dr. Edgar Puls

born 28 March 1973
Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Motor division and the Europe business segment.

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Dr. Stefan Sigulla

born 26 August 1957
Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Group business segment and the Liability division.

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Jens Wohlthat

born 22 September 1957
Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Global business segment.

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Ulrich Wollschläger

born 9 January 1955

Member of the HDI Global SE Executive Board, responsible for the Finance and Controlling functions.

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