Johnson becomes the Chief Technology Officer on the ERGO Group Board of Management

Media Information, 16.03.2023

The Supervisory Board of ERGO Group AG has appointed Robin Johnson (55) as Member of the Board of Management responsible for Information Technology and Chief Technology Officer of the ERGO Group with effect from March 17, 2023. Johnson has been managing the IT of Munich Re and MEAG since 2017. He will also assume the role of Chair of  Supervisory Board of ERGO Technology and Service Management AG (ET&SM). Tomasz Smaczny will continue to serve as CEO of ET&SM and will report to Mr. Johnson.

Robin Johnson 

The IT functions of Munich Re Group are undergoing parallel transformations in every business field within the Group. While the respective strategies have been managed separately by Reinsurance (incl. MEAG) and ERGO, an increasing number of projects have already been conducted in an integrated manner, bringing all parts of the Group together in one coherently managed approach. “This has successfully shown that the effectiveness of the interlocked business model is also applicable to IT”, underlines Markus Rieß, CEO ERGO Group and Member of the Board of Munich Re.

Robin Johnson

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About the ERGO Group AG

ERGO is one of the major insurance groups in Germany and Europe. The Group is represented in around 25 countries worldwide, with a focus on Europe and Asia. Four separate units operate under the umbrella of ERGO Group AG: ERGO Deutschland AG, ERGO International AG, ERGO Digital Ventures AG and ERGO Technology & Services Management AG. The German, international, direct and digital businesses as well as the global management of IT and technology services are organized in these units. Over 38,700 people work either as salaried employees or as full-time self-employed sales representatives for the Group. In 2022, ERGO recorded a total premium income of over 20 billion euros and rendered benefits to customers (net) of around 15 billion euros. ERGO is part of Munich Re, one of the world's leading reinsurers and risk carriers. More at



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