Mark Geoghegan, Editorial Director, Insurance Insider
Adrian Jones, Head of Ventures and Strategic Partnerships, SCOR
In this episode Mark talks to Matthew about the changes he has seen in recent years that make him more optimistic that finally even Lloyd's, and the traditional specialty insurance market, is going to be able to fully embrace new opportunities in tech, data and analytics.
We also find out why the reinsurance market heads off to Monte Carlo in mid-September each year and hear a hint of the themes that will be discussed in the next few weeks.
At InsTech London we have been keen readers of the Insurance Insider for many years and so we are delighted that this episode also marks the first of the forthcoming series that is being sponsored by the Insurance Insider.
The Describe Data team on Lloyd's Lab & their D & O Analytics tool
In this episode Matthew Grant talks to Adrian Jones who heads up Ventures & Strategic Partnerships at SCOR Global P&C, the #5 global reinsurer. P&C Ventures, one of the more active VCs in re/insurance, is fully embedded within SCOR and invests in support of the core business.
Adrian's P&C Ventures team at SCOR invests in carriers, MGAs, and technology companies. Adrian is also a well-known speaker and writer on innovation and technology in insurance. Read more about Adrian via LinkedIn.
Graham Elliott CEO & Founder of Azur Underwriting
A great way to get attention as an insurtech start-up is to find a new area of risk to model, particularly when the founders have a deep history in insurance, analytics and technology.
The founders of Describe Data are Michael Crawford, Gerard de Vere and Mick Cooney and in this episode Matthew talks to them about their experience of being on the Lloyd's Lab cohort 2.
Sean Ringsted, Chief Digital Officer, Chubb
Graham Elliott describes Azur as a "Managing Digital Agency" (MDA). He founded the business in 2015, providing High Net Worth insurance for clients of UK brokers, in partnership with AIG.
Matthew Grant and Graham talk about the challenges of becoming a full digital insurer and other topics such as offering quotes based on only 5 questions, sources of data and the role of brokers.
Inter-operability and catastrophe modelling. Dickie Whitaker CEO of Oasis LMF
In this episode Matthew Grant chats to Sean Ringsted about how Chubb is introducing innovation across the company and he gives some tips to help anyone starting up a new business aimed at selling to insurers.
How humble is your algorithm? Talking to AIG, Cytora, WhenFresh and Polar Capital
Dickie is CEO and co-founder of the open source catastrophe modelling platform Oasis. After a career in reinsurance broking, Dickie has spent the last 8 years creating a way to help insurers get access to emerging, niche and academic data & models.
From New York. Bernard Goyder from Insurance Insider's on US insurance and tech
This podcast features edited highlights of Matthew chatting on stage with leading figures from AIG, Cytora, WhenFresh and Polar Capital at our live Instech event in The Steelyard.
The Partners' chat. The latest Lloyd's strategy paper, Insider Tech event and IOT
The team from Insurance Insider are regular attendees at InsTech London events. Bernard Goyder, senior reporter for Insurance Insider was previously covering the London insurance technology and insurtech space but since April he has been based in New York.
Pascal Millaire, CEO of CyberCube - enabling controlled growth for cyber underwriting
In this episode Matthew, Robin and Paolo catch up on what they heard whilst attending the recent Insider Tech event hosted by Insurance Insider.
"Insurance is a community, not an industry". Marketing Innovation
In this episode, Matthew Grant discusses the challenges in building a cyber model for insurance pricing and portfolio management with Pascal Millaire, CEO of CyberCube over from the US visiting his UK office.
The insurtech MGAs; Evari, Laka, Zurich and Envelop
We're back in this week's episode with highlights from our event on 30th April. Matthew Grant is talking to an insurer, an insurtech and three marketing experts about how to innovate with marketing in insurance and techniques for gaining more exposure in B2C and B2B.
Tony Russell, Chief commercial officer of Charles Taylor InsureTech
In this third and final podcast from the InsTech London evening event “MGA, the new frontier for Insurtech” recorded live at The Steelyard London on 2nd April, join Matthew Grant on the sofa as he talks to the founders and partners of three more new insurtech MGA solutions.
Whats changing in 2019? The InsTech London Partners on stage
Matthew Grant talks to Tony Russell, Chief Commercial Officer of Charles Taylor InsureTech - an Instech London corporate member.Charles Taylor has a long history in the insurance arena with over 3,000 employees in over 100 locations across 30 countries.
"Banking is for children, insurance is for grown ups". Brian Sullivan CEO of Risk information inc.
Recorded live from the InsTech London evening session at The Steelyard, Robin Merttens, Matthew Grant and Paolo Cuomo, the InsTech London partners, talk to Mark Geoghegan of Insurance Insider. The first half of our event on 29th January 2019.
Brokers shaping the future. Lyn Grobler of Hyperion , Ben Rose of Aon and Howard Lickens of Clear
Brian Sullivan is well known in the US as the founder of Risk Information inc. and the publisher of the Property Insurance Report and the Auto Insurance Report.
Innovation can be hard, but it's not impossible. Three of the leaders from insurance broking came together for the Novidea webinar on 28 November to talk to Matthew Grant about the practical steps they are taking to drive change.