Company Overview

Gen Re, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is one of the leading property/casualty and life/health reinsurers in the world. General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations. Gen Re has a superior financial strength rating of A++ from A.M. Best.

Gen Re delivers Treaty and Facultative reinsurance solutions to companies in all segments of the insurance industry. Our direct business model ensures our clients have direct access to decision makers, and underwriting, actuarial and claims experts, who understand and support their business objectives.

Gen Re is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut and is represented in all major global reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 branch and subsidiary offices

Our professionals bring a combination of local knowledge and global strength to our clients. We work closely with our clients to understand their objectives so that we can provide relevant capacity and differentiated services to them.

Gen Re hires and trains the best underwriters, actuaries and claims professionals in the industry. We are in the risk assumption business - just like our clients - so the work that we do on a daily basis is a valuable component of how we see and evaluate risk. We share this experience with our clients in various ways - via direct underwriter-to-underwriter dialogue, research, technical seminars, underwriting and claims roundtables and audits, to name a few.


A career at Gen Re means joining a global organization that delivers reinsurance and insurance solutions to companies in all segments of the industry. Gen Re, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is one of the leading reinsurers in the world, specializing in Property/Casualty and Life/Health reinsurance.

Gen Re values excellence, integrity, personal responsibility, diversity and optimism. Our flat management structure and team-based environment promote collaboration and free-flowing communication. Gen Re employees enjoy a strong work/life balance, and a comprehensive benefits and compensation structure.

Gen Re fosters a culture of ongoing training and personal development. The company encourages employees to participate in in-house programs (such as business skills and leadership) and external technical seminars. We also reward employees for attaining industry certifications/qualifications.


Gen Re offers benefits as of your first day of work to include medical/dental/life ins, 401k with Co. match, paid vacation days and pension contributions.