Every year, approx. 1,000,000 people in Germany suffer from serious illness. Time and again key persons are among these numbers.
IIn many cases the absence of key persons means an existential threat for the whole company. Due to the need to find a qualified substitute, the costs for said substitute and the drop in sales, the financial consequences may be disastrous.
Key person insurance is a hedge for the company. The company is policyholder, contributor and beneficiary at the same time.
Most companies have insurance for all possible cases, such as business disruption, business liability or loss of equipment, goods and/or inventory.
However, very few companies think about the risk of absence of their main driving force - key staff members.
owners, managers, executive board members, executives, leading employees, supervisors and engineers, specialists, freelancers, etc.