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Munich Re Reviews

Updated Jun 9, 2019

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Munich Re CEO Joachim Wenning
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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Munich Re full-time

    Pros

    Culture, work, comp, office atmosphere, everything

    Cons

    Occasionally deal with politics because German company

    Advice to Management

    Keep treating your employees well. We notice.

    Munich Re2019-03-31
  2. "Actuary"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Munich Re

      Pros

      Great work culture and upper management

      Cons

      Compensation was not high enough for the amount of experience

      Munich Re2019-01-19
    • "Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Munich Re full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      - Great benefits - Great environment

      Cons

      Would prefer more one on one with senior managers to talk about growth

      Munich Re2018-10-11
    • "Working"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Munich Re full-time

        Pros

        A large multinational company financially stable

        Cons

        Unreliable management and commitment to the Canadian marketplace

        Munich Re2018-11-07
      • Helpful (1)

        "Competitive and creative working atmosphere"

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        Current Employee - Innovation Manager in Toronto, ON
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook

        I have been working at Munich Re full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        - Innovative company - Great work ethics and culture - International business

        Cons

        - Limited Growth Expertise in traditional business area

        Munich Re2018-09-12
      • "Excellent company with great opportunities."

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I have been working at Munich Re full-time

        Pros

        Opportunities, good work environment and strong technical training.

        Cons

        Very large organization and there can be silo thinking.

        Munich Re2018-03-12
      • "all good"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Munich Re full-time

        Pros

        everything is good, good environment

        Cons

        can not think of anything

        Munich Re2018-02-07
      • "Great company"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Munich Re full-time

          Pros

          professional development, salary, work/life balance

          Cons

          career path is undetermined, often reorganizations

          Munich Re2017-09-23
        • "Actuarial"

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          Current Employee - Actuarial in Toronto, ON
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Munich Re full-time for more than 3 years

          Pros

          Great work environment, great employee benefits

          Cons

          Decision process is not very transparent, hard to make career advancement

          Munich Re2017-06-26
        • "Careful about standardization"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Munich Re

            Pros

            Small staff size; great benefits; very smart actuaries.

            Cons

            Restructuring and Standardization globally can smother morale.

            Advice to Management

            The Toronto office (Life) was unique and very efficiently run. Standardization is a morale killer.

            Munich Re2017-05-02
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