Podcasts

The weekly InsTech Podcast hosted by Matthew Grant. Join us as we discover what some of the most fascinating people in, and beyond, insurance are doing, the trends they are seeing, and what motivates them.

Glynn Austen-Brown & Michael Cook: PwC: Insurers going digital - learning from the leaders

25 Nov 2022

PwC is a professional services network of firms. The company is one of the largest professional services networks in the world and is considered one of the Big Four accounting firms.
Glynn Austen-... listen here

Jacob Grob: Chief Revenue Officer, Tensorflight: Property characteristics - new data for new challenges

17 Nov 2022

Tensorflight uses AI, aerial and street view imagery to provide property data for risk analytics on commercial, personal and industrial properties globally.
Matthew Grant was joined by Jacob Grob,... listen here

Sean Ringsted: Chief Digital Business Officer, Chubb: Driving scale and revenue with embedded insurance

10 Nov 2022

Chubb is one of the largest global property and casualty insurance companies. It provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance... listen here

Nick Mair: Co-founder and CEO, DQPro: Delivering data quality - everyone needs an API

03 Nov 2022

DQPro is a data monitoring platform designed for the operational and regulatory needs of the specialty insurance market.
Nick Mair, DQPro’s CEO and Co-founder, joined Matthew Grant to discuss APIs,... listen here

Calogero Scibetta: UK Enterprise Sales - Insurance and Insurtech, Stripe: Insurance payments - we haven’t won yet

28 Oct 2022

Stripe provides technology infrastructure for the movement of money. Businesses use Stripe's software and APIs to accept payments and run financial operations in more than 100 countries. Robin... listen here

Johnny McCord: Founder and CEO, Loadsure: Freight insurance - variable, reliable, available

21 Oct 2022

Loadsure is a Lloyd's backed MGA using analytics to automate the underwriting of shipped goods and cargo.
Matthew Grant is joined by Johnny McCord, Founder and CEO of Loadsure. Topics they discuss... listen here

Richard Garry & Feargal O'Neill: Gamma Location Intelligence: Tracking climate risk - slow, slow then fast

14 Oct 2022

Gamma Location Intelligence (Gamma LI) uses software, data and spatial analytics to help companies reduce risk through location intelligence. Harnessing AI, data science and spatial analytics, Gamma... listen here

Dario Luna: Executive Chairman and Co-founder, Súper: Seasonal earthquakes and personal parametric protection

07 Oct 2022

Súper is an MGA selling consumer insurance products in Mexico, including life, home contents and parametric earthquake cover.
Matthew Grant and Henry Gale are joined by Dario Luna, Executive Chairman... listen here

Nader AlSalim: Founder and CEO, Gaia: The new way to pay for IVF

30 Sep 2022

Gaia uses medical data to offer personalised financial plans to remove the financial barriers to accessing fertility care. It is the world’s first IVF (in vitro fertilisation) insurance product that... listen here

Frank Perkins: Founder and CEO, Inari: The technology driving connection and collaboration

23 Sep 2022

Inari delivers core technology platforms that provide cloud-based end-to-end management for insurers and reinsurers. Since launching 5 years ago, Inari has helped its clients increase operational... listen here

Sid Jha: Founder & CEO, Arbol: Bringing efficiency, transparency and access to climate risk transfer

16 Sep 2022

Arbol provides parametric climate and weather risk management solutions for sectors such as agriculture, energy, maritime and hospitality.
Siddhartha Jha, Arbol’s Founder, CEO and Chairman, joined... listen here

Hemant Shah: Co-founder and CEO, Archipelago: Curing the property pain chain

09 Sep 2022

Archipelago is working with large global corporations to identify and source information about a property that's then shared with insurers and brokers. The company has over 170 people and according... listen here

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

02 Sep 2022

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... listen here

Martin Samworth & Seth Rogers: RE5Q: New sources of property data - beyond insurance

26 Aug 2022

Finding comprehensive sources of data for property underwriting continues to be a challenge around the world. Companies such as RE5Q are tapping into data sources previously unavailable to insurers... listen here

Kristofer le Sage de Fontenay: Vice President, Insurance Leader UK, Capgemini: Innovation, integration and culture as core competence

18 Aug 2022

Capgemini is an information technology services and consulting company partnering with businesses to develop innovation and integration solutions.
Matthew talks to Kristofer le Sage de Fontenay, the... listen here

Steve Pretre: Partner, World Innovation Lab: Investing in innovation around the world

12 Aug 2022

World Innovation Lab (WiL) is a US & Japan-based venture capital firm with capital from governments and leading global corporations based in Japan and throughout Asia. The company's vision is to... listen here

From underwriting to claims - taking the pain out of payments

04 Aug 2022

In the second of this two-part podcast with highlights from our live event Matthew Grant looks back on the conversations Robin Merttens had on stage with Andrew Passfield (ICE InsureTech), Freddy... listen here

Making payments frictionless - from cashless to cardless

28 Jul 2022

Join us for the highlights of our live event “Making the Most of Payments Technologies”. Supported by Mastercard and Stripe, we lifted the lid and explored examples of the latest digital payments... listen here

The Partners' summertime summary

22 Jul 2022

On episode 200 of the InsTech podcast, Matthew and Robin get together for another occasional chat about what is happening in the world of insurance innovation, insurtech and InsTech itself.
Since the... listen here

Henry Gale’s midweek special: What it’s like to be a young person in insurance

20 Jul 2022

Henry Gale spoke to four young people across the insurance industry to produce a podcast about what it's like to be a young person in insurance.
Ainsley Martin, Beazley; Kinga Wazydrag, Markel;... listen here

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