CEO and co-founder, Tobias Taupitz, discusses the start-up's expansion plans, its "coup" to have Amanda Blanc join its board, and why he believes Laka's pooled payment calculation model should be used across the industry.
UK CEO, Tulsi Naidu, says provider has seen growth in its broker business as it reports rise in GWP and an improved COR.
Blanc chats to Insurance Age about her seven new roles, her thoughts on brokers and why she believes young people should choose a career in insurance
Staveley Head, which was mainly backed by unrated provider Gefion, advertised major composites on its website. Most of these confirmed only a handful of policies with the broker.
The book of business will be transferred to N&G at renewal and NMU marine trade underwriters will move across as part of the deal.
The former Axa UK boss has joined claims insurtech RightIndem as non-executive chair of the board.
Firm is backed by Zurich, where Blanc spent nine months as CEO EMEA.
Alison Whittington, head of housing at Zurich, discusses the hazards of modern properties and how insurers are getting involved.
Following last month's Diversity and Inclusion in Insurance Awards, we caught up with all the winners. Today, we feature the Race Equality Champion, Maxine Goddard, head of sales operations and planning at Zurich Insurance.
Following last month's Diversity and Inclusion in Insurance Awards we caught up with all the winners. Today we feature the LGBT+ Champion and overall D&I Champion, Marianne Skinner, London Market underwriter at Zurich Insurance and chair of Zurich Pride…
David Martin, head of retail management at Zurich UK, looks back at 2019 and Ashwin Mistry, chairman at Brokerbility, looks forward to 2020.
Readers were most interested by closures at Swinton in August, as PIB announced its intention to seek a new investor by 2021.
Firm stated that Blanc will not become an advisor at any other global InsurTech.
In July, the market was shocked by the departure of Amanda Blanc from Zurich after only nine months in the CEO EMEA role.
Law firm says former Lloyd's boss Beale will have a special focus on diversity and inclusion in her new role.
Blanc has taken on NED roles at Aviva and ERS with experts predicting further announcements are to come.
Former Axa UK boss Blanc left Zurich after only nine months earlier this year.
John Blundell, who is retiring, will hand over the reins to Richard Coleman in 2020.
Zurich will maintain control of pricing while Applied Systems will support connectivity, quoting and data exchange between Zurich, brokers and policyholders.
Insurers have promised to provide flexible working for staff and pledged to be inclusive about customers' financial lives.
Axa to underwrite the Fleet UK product from 1 January following Zurich's exit from the scheme.
Inaugural awards event was held on 14 November by Insurance Age and Insurance Post.
Aviva gets best overall satisfaction score, while RSA comes out on top when looking only at performance in accounts.
Matthew Schofield has been brought in to lead the newly-formed managing general underwriter which focuses on binder management and delegated authority capacity.