MUNICH, 16-Jan-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Renata Jungo Brüngger (55) has been appointed to the Supervisory Board of Munich Re with effect from 3 January 2017. The Amtsgericht (Local Court) in Munich appointed Jungo Brüngger as the successor to Wolfgang Mayrhuber, who resigned his seat on the Supervisory Board on 31 December 2016.
Mayrhuber (69) had been a member of the Supervisory Board since December 2002.
The Court appointed Jungo Brüngger to the Supervisory Board by an order dated 3 January 2017. The Supervisory Board intends to recommend to the Annual General Meeting on 26 April 2017 that Jungo Brüngger should be elected to the Supervisory Board for the remainder of Mayerhuber’s period in office.
The Swiss lawyer has been a member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG since 1 January 2016, with responsibility for Integrity and Legal Affairs. Jungo Brüngger is an expert in international commercial law. She has more than 25 years of experience and outstanding expertise as a lawyer in various international companies.
SOURCE: Munich Re
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