The Company

HanseMerkur Global Insurance Management (DIFC) Limited is specialised in insurance management and intermediation. Its Clients include renowned locally registered Insurance Companies.

The HanseMerkur Insurance Group is based in Hamburg, Germany and one of the original companies of the Group dates back to 1806, which makes the Group the second oldest health insurance entity in Germany.

With 2,140 employees and self-employed agency owners working in its head office and in its sales force, the HanseMerkur Insurance Group generated an annual turnover in 2018 of approximately 2,049.6 million Euros and holds capital assets of more than 8,958.7 million Euros. 10,4 Million Persons are insured through the group.
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The Group

As a medium-sized personal insurer, HanseMerkur Krankenversicherung AG (HanseMerkur Health Insurance AG) has been offering its customers security, predictability and reliability since 1969. This financially secure and growth-oriented company has achieved its present independent and strong position in the market and developed into an efficient medium sized personal insurer thanks to various acquisitions of existing customer lists and its dynamic sales activities.

The insurance group’s roots dating back more than 130 years lie in health insurance, and is still the company’s largest area of activity. As a specialist in the field of private complementary insurance, HanseMerkur Health Insurance AG has established a name for itself throughout the whole of Germany. The HanseMerkur Insurance Group has also established its position in the market through its innovative all-round health insurance premium rates that offer additional benefits for women, children and high-earning employees and the self-employed. Its leading role in reimbursing the costs of naturopathic medical treatment, for which demand is increasing ever more strongly, should also be mentioned. The HanseMerkur Insurance Group is also leading the way with its active health management and an advisory service for its customers, for example its health telephone helpline to specialist doctors at local rates and one of the most comprehensive health portals on the internet.

The HanseMerkur Insurance Group is also the second largest travel insurer in Germany through its entity HanseMerkur Reiseversicherung AG and the only independent insurance company in Hamburg’s financial centre that is independent of any group that operates throughout the whole of Germany. HanseMerkur Travel Insurance AG was established in 1977 with its focus primarily on the travel business has become number two among German travel insurance companies in recent years.

Middle East

The Group has developed significant experience in the GCC region by providing reinsurance through distributors for various health insurance products in the United Arab Emirates since January 2004. Reinsurance in the GCC region is carried out by HanseMerkur Travel Insurance AG.

Reinsurance for the following product lines are offered:

1) Medical Insurance
2) Travel Insurance
3) Bank Assurance
4) Life Insurance



P.O. Box: 506901
Liberty House, Office 103
Dubai International Financial Center, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 (0) 4 276 53 84
Fax: +971 (0) 4 276 57 57

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+971 4 276 53 84