HDFC ERGO General Insurance Co. Ltd.


HDFC ERGO General Insurance Co. Ltd.

Year Established

27th September 2002

Brief History

HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited is a 74:26 joint venture between HDFC Limited, India's premier Housing Finance Institution & ERGO International AG, the primary insurance entity of Munich Re Group.

HDFC ERGO focuses on providing the "Right Insurance Solution" for all. We offer our customers complete range of general insurance products ranging from Motor, Health, Travel, Home and Personal Accident in the retail space and customized products like Property, Marine and Liability Insurance in the corporate space.

It is our constant endeavor to improvise and cater to every need of the modern day customer with superior customer support service. This helps us give our customers a seamless and hassle-free experience.

HDFC ERGO has been expanding its presence across the country and is today present across 71 cities with 78 branch offices with an employee base of over 950 professionals. The company has a right balance of distribution channel comprising of Dealerships, Brokers, Retail and Corporate Agents, Bancassurance and Direct Sales Team.

Promoters of the company

HDFC Limited and ERGO International AG, the primary insurance entity of Munich Re Group

Share Capital (In crores)

415 crores

Solvency margin ratio


Credit rating


ISO Certificate

ISO 9001 : 2008

Annual Gross Premium 2009-2010 (In crores)


Annual Gross Direct Claims Paid : 2009-2010 (In crores)


No of Employees


No. of Branch Offices India Overseas

78 / 0

Name & Designation of Key Executives

Board of Directors

Mr. DeepakS. Parekh, Chairman


Mr. Keki M. Mistry

Ms. Renu Sud Karnad

Mr. Andreas Kleiner

Mr. Stefan Emberger

Mr. Jagdish Khattar

Mr. Bernhard Steinruecke

Mr. Ritesh Kumar, Managing Director and CEO

Mr. Karan Chopra, Chief Marketing Officer

Mr. Anuj Tyagi, Chief Marketing Officer

Mr. Narayanan Lazmanan, Appointed Actuary

Mr. Samir H Shah, Chief Financial Officer

Head Office

(Corporate Office) Address

HDFC ERGO General Insurance Co. Ltd.

6th Floor, Leela Business Park,

Andheri Kurla Road,

Andheri (East), Mumbai 400 059.

Contact Number

Telephone : 022 - 6638 3600

Fax : 022 - 6638 3699

Email: care@hdfcerqo.com

Toll Free No.: 1800 2 700 700, 1800 226 226



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