Corporate Responsibility
We do business sustainably.

Because our future starts today.

Insurance is a long-term business, which is why we at ERGO always have the future in mind. We operate sustainably, are committed to environmental and climate protection, create a good working atmosphere for our employees and are committed to helping others. Look ahead with us and find out what ERGO is doing for sustainability.

Is ERGO making a difference?

How sustainable is ERGO really? What does the company do for the environment and society? These are important questions. Our short sustainability video (2:40) provides some answers.


Detailed information on sustainability at ERGO can be found here in our Responsibility section.

CEO Statement

Dr. Markus Rieß, Chairman of the Board of Management of ERGO Group AG:

“We insure people and companies for the future. Looking ahead and acting sustainably is an integral part of our activities.”

Strategy - Creating added value together

Acting in a responsible manner while at the same creating added value for the Group and for society is the guiding principle of Munich Re and ERGO as part of the Group. We implement this maxim throughout the Group through our corporate responsibility strategy.

Sustainable business practices
Sustainable business practices

In our business, the environment we work in is becoming ever more complex and new risks are arising all the time. Digitalisation and the impact of climate change present particular challenges, but also open up new business opportunities.

Employees
Employees

Active promotion of our employees, creating scope for getting the work-life balance right and protecting their health enables us to empower diversity within our Company. This potential forms a valuable platform for our success.

Environment
Environment

For many years now, ERGO and its Group companies have considered protecting the environment an integral element of their corporate social responsibility. We actively support climate protection with our climate-neutral business operations. Our community engagement also focuses on managing the effects of climate change.

Commitment
Commitment

As a company acutely aware of its social responsibility, we want to make tangible contributions to resolving problems in society. We do this by helping people on the ground in a number of countries, working with a wide range of issues.

Reporting and figures
Reporting and figures

We report regularly and in detail about our advances and measures relating to sustainability. We give a clear and transparent account of our corporate responsibility performance in detailed, easy-to-understand key financial, environmental and HR figures, which also serve as a basis for systematic planning of new courses of action in these fields.

Tackling climate change together
Tackling climate change together

Together with Munich Re, we support initiatives to promote adaptation to climate change and foster innovative solutions. Find out about our sustainability projects.