Managing Director IT
Hannover Re Group
Juergen Stoffel is Managing Director IT and Group CIO (Chief Information Officer) and in this
role responsible for the global IT in Hannover Re Group.
Before he joined Hannover Re in 2012 he was working for many years in responsible
positions in consulting companies such as IBM IT Management Consulting and Comma Soft.
More recently, he was with ITERGO Information Technology, the IT provider of the ERGO
Insurance Group, as Director Consulting, Projects and Customer Management International
being responsible for the IT supply to the international subsidiaries of ERGO. Initially, he
started his career at Fraunhofer, Germany’s largest private R&D organization, performing
and leading international projects.
In total, he has been working in IT for Insurance companies since more than 20 years.
He holds a diploma in mathematics from the University of Stuttgart, Germany.
Focus areas in his current position are:
Digital Strategy for Hannover Re Group;
Business enablement and value creation of IT;
Using IT to achieve competitive advantages for Hannover Re;
Enhancing the use of agile methods and approaches in projects and organization.
He has been one of the sponsors of the project “Journey Re”, targeting on reinventing
reinsurance, in 2016.
He is Hannover Re’s sponsor of the B3i Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative.