Life & Health


The Hannover Re UK Life Branch comprises a unique group of people, united by a common commitment to being the best at what we do.

A different way of working

Our strategic focus is on building partnerships that add real value to our clients. The team brings a range and depth of experience to client relationships, extending beyond the UK market. Combine this with Hannover Re’s approach – leveraging the Group’s worldwide expertise to service our local clients – and you’ll see that we’re uniquely equipped to unlock significant value in any area of proposition development, reinsurance and financial solutions in the protection and longevity markets.

For individual annuity customers

If you're an individual annuity customer and need to get in touch with our team, please note that our service provider, Equiniti, handles annuity inquiries on behalf of the Hannover Re UK Life Branch. You can contact the annuity team by email at HannoverRe[at], and they will assist you with any questions, requests or complaints you have regarding your annuity.

For general and media enquiries

Please contact our Marketing & Communications team at[at]

Executive Management Team

To discuss your protection, longevity or financial solutions development needs and how Hannover Re UK Life Branch can assist you, please contact a member of our team featured below.

David Brownlow

Head of Single Risk

Rael Davis

General Manager Corporate Actuarial & Chief Risk Officer

Andreas Dösch

Head of Longevity

James MacLennan

Head of Valuations


Gareth Matthews

Chief Underwriter

Thomas Sanderson

Head of Finance

Blair Sievering

General Manager, Business Development

Tim Smith

Head of Protection

Luke Spiers

Financial Solutions UK Lead

Vicky Webb

Head of Biometric Research