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Dieter Berg

Senior Executive Manager, Global Marine Partnership at Munich Re and President of International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI)


Dieter Berg is head of business development at Munich Re within Global Marine Partnership.

He joined Munich Re in 2001 as Head of Marine, Offshore Energy and P&I for Lloyd’s, North America and Global Clients.

He was appointed Chairman of the Board of Munich Re Holding Company (UK) (Watkins Syndicate at Lloyd’s).

Following his studies of law at the University of Tübingen, Germany, and at the Université d'Aix-en-Provence/Marseille, France he worked as an attorney in law firms in the USA and Germany.

In 1988, Dieter Berg joined Swiss Re Group as a claims lawyer. He then worked in leading underwriting positions (Head of Liability; Head of Marine, Aviation, Space and Nuclear).

He is on various committees of the German Insurance Association and of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI).

In 2014 he was elected President of IUMI.

Berg has published specialist articles on a variety of marine topics.

In 2014 and 2015 Berg was named as the most influential person in marine insurance by Lloyd´s List magazine.

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