Deutsche Rück – a reliable partner in Europe

and selected international markets

A trusted partner to the insurance industry for nearly 70 years, Deutsche Rück today offers reinsurance cover on the European insurance market and selected international markets. On the German market we are one of the leading reinsurers. Our strong capital base makes us reliable. Our clients appreciate the way our cover concepts are tailored to meet their individual market needs. And then there's our services. Get to know us!

Strong growth and significant strengthening of assets

The Deutsche Rück Group recorded strong premium growth in the 2020 financial year while simultaneously strengthening its assets. The Group’s entry to the new market region Middle East has paved the way for further growth and broader diversification. In total, the Deutsche Rück Group’s gross premiums rose by 9.5 % to over EUR 1.2 billion. Read more

Deutsche Rück expands into Latin America – Florian Kummer joins German reinsurer

Deutsche Rück will start writing business in Latin America. The Board of Executive Directors has appointed Florian Kummer as Head of Latin American Markets. Deutsche Rück will focus on traditional property and casualty business in the newly launched market segment. Read more

Standard & Poor’s confirms “A+” rating for Deutsche Rück – outlook remains “stable”

The rating encompasses both Deutsche Rückversicherung AG in Düsseldorf and Deutsche Rückversicherung Switzerland Ltd (DR Swiss) in Zurich. Standard & Poor’s reported that Deutsche Rück has a sustainable, extremely good capital base, strong competitive position and secure earnings situation. This is supported by risk-adequate underwriting and a conservative strategy for the recognition of reserves. Read more

Deutsche Rück enters Middle Eastern markets – Tarik Aouad joins German reinsurer

Deutsche Rückversicherung will start writing business in the Middle East. The reinsurer has appointed Tarik Aouad as Head of Middle Eastern Markets, reporting to Board member Achim Bosch and based in Düsseldorf, Germany. The newly created market segment will focus on traditional property and casualty reinsurance business.
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Business goes on despite coronavirus pandemic

The worldwide spread of coronavirus is currently having a major impact on the economy and public life. Deutsche Rück supports the measures adopted by politicians and authorities to slow the spread of infection. Since 12 March, all employees at the Düsseldorf headquarters and many at the Zurich office have been using mobile resources to work from home. Deutsche Rück has not recorded any noticeable impact on its business operations. Read more

Please do not hesitate to contact us

Street address:
Hansaallee 177
Entrance B/Heerdter Lohweg
40549 Düsseldorf

Postal address:
P.O. Box 29 01 10
40528 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 211 4554-01
Fax: +49 211 4554-199
E-Mail: info(at)

Board of Executive Directors:
Frank Schaar (CEO), Achim Bosch, Michael Rohde

Head of Supervisory Board:
Dr Frank Walthes