Matthew Grant
Founder and Executive Director


Abernite was founded by Matthew Grant in 2016. 

Matthew has been involved in growing world leading analytical businesses for the insurance industry, from the early stages to mature and highly successful companies. Twenty five years ago he introduced catastrophe modelling to the European insurance industry. During two decades at RMS Matthew built a very successful global sales and marketing team and introduced a range of innovative new products and services to the market. 

Abernite is today working with start-ups, established technology companies, insurers, reinsurers and brokers, universities, consultants and others in the US and Europe.  

Matthew has a range of partnership and advisory roles and is a partner at Instech London. Matthew is also an advisor and in some cases an investor, to start ups. He provides advice to the professional investor community and writes frequently on the topics of innovation, technology and global catastrophic risk. 

Matthew is the lead consultant for all Abernite projects, bring in associates and third party support as required.