Gateway, a London-based insurtech incubator that recently closed the first tranche of a new £30 million investment fund, has launched in Australia, and is exploring partnerships in Asia, North America and Central Europe.
A partnership between finance automation software provider Phinsys and consultants PwC has developed technology to enable finance transformation and streamlined IFRS 17 projects.
Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) has appointed Jon Rigby to the newly created role of chief cyber officer, based in London.
Insurtech FRISS, a provider of artificial intelligence-based fraud and risk solutions for the property/casualty (P&C) insurance industry, has opened its UK office led by Martyn Griffiths.
Reinsurance firm Greenlight Re has made a strategic investment in insurtech start-up Cove Limited, which is based in New Zealand.
Re/insurance broker Lockton has hired Willis Towers Watson cyber expert Anthony Dagostino to further expand its cyber and technology practice, and develop analytics-driven tailored solutions for clients that target their real, underlying cyber risk.
Technology-driven risk solutions provider Sedgwick has appointed Zoë Kay as its international head of marketing.
Germany-based Allianz Group's digital investment unit Allianz X has led the Series A funding round of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) data provider Arabesque S-Ray, which uses big data and machine learning technology to assess the sustainability performance of companies.
Bermuda-based Hamilton Insurance Group has appointed Venkat Krishnamoorthy to the newly-created position of chief technology officer (CTO), responsible for the development of the company’s data-driven technology strategy and execution.
B3i Services, the blockchain insurance industry initiative, has appointed John Carolin as its chief executive officer (CEO).