Judith Ellison: Climate Commercial Lead, JBA Risk Management: Assessing future flood risk globally

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JBA Risk Management provides catastrophe models, flood maps and analytics worldwide to the insurance, financial, property and international development sectors.

Judith Ellison, the Climate Commercial Lead at JBA Risk, talks to Matthew about the challenges of meeting multiple demands from different clients and sectors, the importance of working with academics and industry specialists and how standardisation across the industry will increase resilience.

Talking points include: 

  • How JBA Risk can provide future flood risk data across the globe
  • Understanding uncertainty in the context of different scenarios and timelines
  • How regulation drives innovation and the impact that new reporting requirements will have on the insurance industry
  • How Flood Re supports insurers and what drives the insurance industry to continue providing premiums and insights on flood risk
  • The benefits of having a partner strategy and which companies JBA Risk is working with

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The Learning Objectives for this podcast are:

  • List some of the relevant metrics and resources used by insurers when assessing flood risk
  • Summarise what the new reporting requirements are and how insurers will be impacted by these changes
  • Describe the current insurance practices that would benefit most from standardisation

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