Fintech, insurtech and institutions in Asia – a match made in heaven?

A game designer, hipster and digital nomad meet in a boardroom. No – this is not a joke. Insurers are increasingly bringing customer experience focused talent from startups and major tech giants in to work in their newly established digital and innovation functions. In essence, they are building pockets of inspiration into a heritage structure. It’s a two way street – many insurtechs companies are founded by industry veterans that have left their safe, well paying jobs and are looking to introduce a breath of fresh air into the industry.