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RGA Named to Forbes’ World’s Best Employers List

ST. LOUIS, October 10, 2018 – Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA), a leading global life reinsurer, has been named to Forbes magazine’s World’s Best Employers list. RGA debuted on the list at #97 of the 500 listed companies.

The data is based on Forbes’ 2018 Global 2000 rankings, a well-known, annual feature that identifies the world’s largest public companies. RGA was ranked #590 on the Global 2000 list for 2018, which was published in June, and #149 on Forbes’ 250 Best Regarded Companies list published in September.

“Being recognized as one of the best employers in the world is a great honor,” said Gay Burns, RGA Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer. “The fact that it is based in part on recommendations from our own employees validates what we have always known: RGA is a great place to build a future.”

To compile the World’s Best Employers list, Forbes works with market research firm Statista to review leading employers around the world to identify which companies stand above the rest. Organizations are scored based on internal perception gathered from recommendations from their own employees and public perception from other industry professionals.

Through nearly 45 years of steady global expansion, RGA has grown to become one of the world’s largest and most highly respected reinsurers, recognized widely for its superior risk and capital management expertise, ongoing innovation, and outstanding client service.

About RGA
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA), a Fortune 500 company, is among the leading global providers of life reinsurance and financial solutions, with approximately $3.3 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of $59.8 billion as of June 30, 2018. Founded in 1973, RGA today is recognized for its deep technical expertise in risk and capital management, innovative solutions, and commitment to serving its clients. With headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, and operations around the world, RGA delivers expert solutions in individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance, health reinsurance, facultative underwriting, product development, and financial solutions. To learn more about RGA and its businesses, visit the company’s website at

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