With effect from 1st January 2015, Hannover became the newly re-domiciled Home Office of International Insurance Company of Hannover SE. The Hannover office will be home to the main central functions of Finance, Risk and Legal, as well as the seat of the new CEO, Ralph Beutter. The re-domicile will enable Inter Hannover to utilise the infrastructure available through the parent company Hannover Re, as well as optimise its capital base and operating efficiency. Inter Hannover is regulated by BaFin, the German regulatory authority.