|Traded as||FWB: HNR1|
|Ulrich Wallin (CEO and Chairman of the executive board), Herbert K. Haas (Chairman of the supervisory board)|
|Revenue||€ 17.1 billion (2015)|
|€ 1,755.2 million (2015)|
|Profit||€ 1,150.7 million (2015)|
|Total assets||€ 63.2 billion (end 2015)|
|Total equity||€ 8,068.3 million (end 2015)|
Number of employees
|2,568 (end 2015)|
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 2,500. 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").
- "Annual Report 2015" (PDF). Hannover Re. Retrieved 10 March 2016.
- "Top 50 Reinsurers Revealed". Insurance Networking News. Retrieved 2013-08-23. (registration required (. ))