Life & Health


Hannover Re South Africa assists and supports clients through long-term partnerships in designing not only competitive and profitable products to take to market, but also the enabling processes.

Providing individual attention and access to a vast range of information and resources, we constantly strive to be open, transparent and accessible.

We offer a full range of reinsurance services, to an exceptionally high standard, including:

  • Business development
  • Underwriting and claims
  • Medical
  • Actuarial and finance

We also support our key clients with all of the following:

  • Compelling insights based on our global knowledge
  • New markets, channels and products
  • Ideas on product research/development
  • Seminars and training
  • Access to the Hannover Group network
  • Local and international newsletters and publications
  • Product design and pricing
  • Underwriting and claims
  • Capital management and relief

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Hannover Re South Africa offers computer-based underwriting systems covering various sales channels, administration processes and insurance products. We do this primarily through our locally developed and maintained automated underwriting system.

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Hannover Re’s web-based underwriting manual is an evidence-based, regionally-customised underwriting manual. It does not require complicated installation routines or maintenance. Access is quick and intuitive and clients have the most current and consistent data at their fingertips.

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Global service spectrum

In addition to the expert services offered by its local entities, Hannover Re can provide a wide range of value-adding services geared towards each client's individual needs: