Press releases 2017

Press releases and short news

ERGO delivers

Press release 1.6.2017

The ERGO Strategy Programme (ESP) is taking effect. Having launched a full-scale restructuring programme one year ago, the ERGO Group is now more efficiently structured, is investing systematically in digitalisation and strengthening its international organisational structures. Following successful completion of its Strategy Programme in 2021, ERGO intends to contribute more than 600 million euros in the long term to the annual net profit generated by its parent company, Munich Re.


ERGO dispatches “Tower on Tour”

Press release 5.4.2017

A supporting sales campaign starts today at ERGO’s headquarters in Düsseldorf. A red ERGO bus will tour through Germany in the coming weeks and visit a number of our sales partners. Two experts from ERGO’s headquarters administration will be on board. Sales partners can obtain first hand specialist information from them and discuss issues relevant to sales and Distribution.


ERGO offers new home contents and accident insurance as modules

Press release 20.3.2017

ERGO Versicherung extends uniform modular product strategy for private line business: optimised products for home contents and accident cover to be available from mid-March, to include a low-cost basic product and can be supplemented module by module – right up to premium cover. Extensive services complete the offer.


FinTech manager to become Head of Sales at ERGO Direkt

Press release 17.02.2017

Manuel Nothelfer has been appointed Head of Sales at ERGO Direkt Versicherungen with immediate effect. He will focus on developing online activities. The 37-year-old was previously Chief Marketing and Operating Officer as well as Managing Director at FinTech auxmoney; a market place for private borrowers and investors to meet in order to conduct peer-to-peer lending.


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