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RGA’s Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) business segment comprises offices in financial centers from Amsterdam to Cape Town.

Changing consumer behavior and a dynamic insurance landscape in the EMEA region continue to demonstrate the need for innovative solutions. RGA EMEA’s product portfolio extends beyond traditional individual and group life reinsurance to include critical illness coverage, longevity reinsurance, capital management and capital-motivated reinsurance.

RGA EMEA spans 10 countries, including France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, South Africa, Spain, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.

Regional Leadership

Olav Cuiper
Executive Vice President and
Head of EMEA

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EMEA Regional Headquarters
WTC Amsterdam, Tower H
Zuidplein 168
1077 XV Amsterdam
T 31.20.333.7431

Products & Services

NMG Consulting Studies

RGA was ranked #1 on NMG Consulting’s 2017 All Respondent Business Capability Index (BCI) for the EMEA region in aggregate for the fifth consecutive year, and in the Central and Eastern Europe, Germany, Middle East and South Africa markets.

RGA EMEA addresses changing demographics and rising regulatory pressures as the sector leader in underwriting expertise and an innovator throughout the insurance value chain. We offer: 

  • Turnkey solutions, partnering cost-effectively with new distribution parties and models, including direct insurers, retailers, aggregators, and social media vendors. 
  • Innovation expertise in advanced analytics, predictive modeling, mobile technology, microinsurance, and wellness programs. 
  • Access to one of the most experienced global underwriting teams of any reinsurer, multiple value-added services, and AURA, the premier e-underwriting solution in the industry.
Solvency II and related de-risking of pension funds continue to fundamentally reshape the European financial landscape; RGA offers clients intrinsic advantages over European reinsurers under Solvency II rules, as well as unsurpassed experience in the use of reinsurance as a financial management tool.

Insurers are seeking capital efficiency to meet regulatory requirements in the short term, and pursuing strategic realignment for financial stability in the long term. RGA pioneered the use of capital-motivated transactions. We partner with clients to structure innovative capital solutions, including longevity and asset intensive transactions, as well as portfolio run-off acquisitions.