The German BKK has set itself the goal to achieve equality between women and men in all life situations of employees. This creates an important prerequisite for both sexes to participate equally at the working life and to combine work and family life at the same time.

The BKK is one of the largest German statutory health insurance funds in Germany. It was created in 2003 by the company health insurance funds of Volkswagen, Deutsche Telekom and Deutsche Post. Nationwide, the company has 40 offices and takes care of approximately 800,000 insured.