Life & Health reinsurance


Sustainability, covering economic, social, and ecological dimensions, is a key element of the Hannover Re Group strategy.

Considering these factors in our business operations is crucial, highlighting the importance of integrating sustainable practices into all aspects of our activities. In line with this, the L&H reinsurance business supports sustainability by offering protection to underserved consumer segments, assisting individuals facing financial hardships, supporting the elderly population, and addressing emerging risks to close insurance gaps.

Our focus

We want to expand our positive impact on society by supporting our primary insurance partners with global expertise and innovative solutions, delivering sustainable reinsurance that benefit people's lives and families. We are committed to responsible underwriting and being a reliable partner in covering risks while achieving profitable growth and economic success.

Our approach


  • Protecting people's lives against risks and promoting healthy behaviours and lifestyles.
  • Making insurance coverage accessible to individuals facing financial hardship or challenging life circumstances.
  • Collaborating with our primary insurance clients to promote a sustainable future by offering individual and innovative reinsurance solutions worldwide.


  • Embracing emerging risks as opportunities within the Life and Health (re-)insurance sector.
  • Focusing on innovative solutions that address customer needs while also complying with societal and governmental requirements.
Hannover Re Group


For us, sustainability means a commitment to responsible and transparent corporate governance geared to lasting success.

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