The insurer seeks to make discovery and development of startups a core competency for both internal consumption and industry transformation, says MetLife’s Chief Digital Officer.
Since resistance to change is built into human nature, it’s critical that insurers adopt methods and approaches that help people become incrementally more comfortable with change as a constant over time.
The Amsterdam-based company is offering free and subsidized IaaS hosting, infrastructure, engineering resources, and mentoring to innovative startups.
An industry veteran with InsurTech credentials, Andrew J. McMahon will fill a new EVP role charged with developing enterprise strategy, corporate development, and advancing digital customer experience.
Marcus Ryu affirmed the need for insurers to reinvent themselves along the lines of operational, digital, and data imperatives to expand the industry and address emerging risks.
Amplified alignment between strategic intent and capabilities is the key differentiating factor separating sustainable value creators from destroyers, according to ACORD CEO Bill Pieroni.
The insurer has joined with Aurora Health Care’s InvestMKE to create a $10 million fund to support local Milwaukee startups and foster a culture that attracts and retains top technology talent.
Known and highly esteemed by many in the insurance technology space for his outstanding work at TechDecisions, PropertyCasualty360 and ITA Pro, Robert Regis Hyle passed away Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.
The GIA reports that it has steadily added new investors throughout 2016 and 2017, and recently completed what it calls its most globally-diverse cohort to-date.
The platform, to be deployed first in MetLife’s group benefits business, includes cognitive computing, data analytics and integration and security capabilities from IBM, and core life, annuities and group benefits technology from Majesco.