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