Third Point Re’s Tracey Gibbons says COVID-19 has been a wake up call for the industry in Carrier Management Video: ExecTalk

As part of Carrier Management’s new ExecTalk series, Tracey Gibbons, Senior Vice President, Underwriting, at Third Point Re, discusses how COVID-19 has been a wake-up call for the re/insurance industry. In a video filmed in early September 2020, Gibbons addresses the challenges that reinsurers face when underwriting pandemic risk, how COVID-19 has affected carriers’ appetite…

Praedicat executives discuss emerging insurance and reinsurance risks with Carrier Management

In Carrier Management’s ExecTalk series, Praedicat CEO, Bob Reville, and Adan Grossman, Vice President, Modelling, discuss some of the major emerging risks facing the insurance and reinsurance industry. Standing on a windswept hill in early September 2020, Reville and Grossman, warn about the litigation potential from PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances), the so-called “forever chemicals,” as…

Shân Millie of GreenKite tells Insurance Day that MGAs are best placed to lead insurance industry’s response to climate change

GreenKite Associates’ Innovation and Customer Lead Shân Millie tells Insurance Day that managing general agents (MGAs) are best placed to take advantage of the opportunities offered by climate change. In an opinion piece, she notes that they are unencumbered by legacy technology and are in a good position to benefit from a plethora of specialist data…

Justin Davies of Xceedance tells Insurance Day that COVID-19 has widened the London Market technology gap

In an opinion piece in Insurance Day,  Justin Davies, Head of EMEA at Xceedance, argues that companies that invested heavily in digitisation before the crisis are now way ahead of the rest. Although the London insurance market thrives on face-to-face meetings, Justin notes that it has transitioned remarkably well to mass working from home. Those…

Xceedance CEO Arun Balakrishnan tells Carrier Management how the COVID-19 crisis has changed him as a leader

How has the pandemic changed you personally? As a leader? How will it change your company? How should the industry plan to respond to future pandemics? Carrier Management asked carriers, reinsurance and InsurTech leaders how they’ve changed and what’s ahead. Here, Arun Balakrishnan, Chief Executive Officer at Xceedance (pictured), shares his views. He says: “This global pandemic experience…

Post Insurance Covid-Cast Protecdiv special

In the 34th Insurance Age and Post Insurance Covid-Cast: Black Lives Matter special with Rein4ce client Protecdiv. The webinar discussed a range of topics including importance of diversity of thought in business; views on how the insurance sector has responded to Black Lives Matter; what the insurance and risk management space needs to do to be…

Insurercore featured in the 32nd Insurance Age and Post Covid Cast

Rein4ce insurtech client Insurercore appears in the 32nd episode of Insurance Age and Post’s Insurance Covid-Cast: Future of Insurance Work. In the video Peter Clarke, Managing Director, Insurercore, speaks alongside other industry millennials discussing life in lockdown and what changes they want to see in the workplace in a post-Covid-19 world. Topics discussed include: how employers…