Kevan Aubrey, a former head of commercial distribution and strategic accounts at LV, has joined Jensten Group as sales and distribution director for its wholesale business including Policyfast and City Underwriters.
All insurance technology suppliers contacted by Post are confident their business continuity plans will maintain a full service for insurer and broker clients as the UK increasingly moves to remote working due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.
Post’s new Motor Mouth Podcast series is proving quite the hit with listeners.
Former Broker Network CEO Andy Fairchild has been appointed to the newly created role of CEO of Applied Systems Europe.
After vacating our Haymarket office last week, the entire Post team finally feels settled in our new home in the City – the heart of the insurance industry.
Applied Systems is poised to double the number of UK brokers on its Epic platform, with its international boss claiming it still has some way to go to fulfil its potential, having signed up only a fifth of those “ripe for change”.
Google’s 2018 investment in Applied Systems also represents an investment in the future of the intermediary sector, according to the software house.
Applied Systems sees the UK as “research and development lab” for new technology and ideas following its success incorporating front end quote and buy into its Epic platform in the territory.
Reid French has been replaced as CEO of Applied Systems by Taylor Rhodes.
Exclusive: Applied is working with Google to introduce machine learning technology into its business.
No woman should ever be made to feel uncomfortable in the insurance workplace because of the advances of a man.
Applied Systems will consider entering Australia, New Zealand or South Africa if an acquisition opportunity presents itself.
Google’s investment in Applied is a vote of confidence for the longevity of the broker channel, the company said.
Google will host a “bootcamp” on machine learning for Applied Systems engineers next month in the first skills transfer between the two companies.
Google is actively looking for further investment in the insurtech space, following its acquisition of a minority stake in Applied Systems.
A new telematics provider is about to enter the motor insurance market, targeting the lower-premium segment, beyond just young drivers.
Applied Systems has secured a “nine figure” cash injection from a Google investment firm in a move that will further drive growth at the company.
Brokers don’t need to fear job losses through automation, a conference heard.
When Allianz acquired 49% of LV’s general insurance business, it set the market talking. Martin Croucher talked to the CEOs of both businesses to chart their progress
Applied System’s Tam broker platform will run alongside its new release Epic until its customer base has fully migrated.
Applied Systems is "not averse" to potential acquisitions as it rolls out its Epic platform in the UK.
Effective cyber security programmes are becoming an increasing priority for businesses as cyber-attacks grow, a conference heard.
SSP has successfully completed and passed the British Insurance Brokers’ Association’s Broker Supplier Resilience Assessment visit.
Former LV e-commerce director Paul Wishman has been appointed vice-president of global insurance at CGI.