Are they disrupting the insurance sector or only a pile of cash?

“All the insurance players will be InsurTech”, as Matteo titled his recent book, but some InsurTechs have chosen to be insurers.  Real insurers.  Which means they file detailed financial statements.  These obscure but public regulatory filings are a rare glimpse into the closely-guarded workings of start-ups. Full-year 2017 filings for US-based insurers were released earlier this month.  Here’s what we found: 1.Underwriting results have been poor 2.It costs $15 million a year to run a start-up InsurTech carrier...

Adrian Jones

Reinsurance | InsurTech | Strategy | Development ·· Global experience ·· Advisor | Speaker | Writer | Team Leader

Reinsurance strategy & development leader who helps Boards, CEOs, general managers, and underwriters beat competition by driving long-term change. Vast knowledge of traditional reinsurance and non-traditional risk transfer gained through 15+ years of experience in strategy and reinsurance in the US, Bermuda, Europe, and Lloyd's.

Matteo Carbone

Matteo is founder and director of IoT Insurance Observatory, Global InsurTech Thought Leader and Investor.
He is internationally recognized as an insurance industry strategist with a specialization on innovation. Matteo is author and world-renowned authority on InsurTech - ranked among top international InsurTech Influencers.

Matteo has advised more than 100 different players in ten markets around the world and has wide experience which includes set up of industrial and commercial plans, growth strategy definition and support in the start-up of new initiatives, digital strategy development, insurance products innovation, channel strategy and commercial model definition, startups mentorship and advice M&A deals.