Several trends reflected the increasing maturity of the InsurTech movement, as well as either validating or disproving predictions made at its beginnings.
Rugel will be responsible for oversight of all of Global Atlantic’s in-force and new business insurance service and operations.
Barber is a widely recognized Lloyd’s underwriter for 30 years specializing in U.S. casualty business.
Currently the VP of agency and product marketing in the sales and marketing division, Rugare began her career at Erie 20 years ago as a media and government relations specialist.
Kotch joins the company after an extremely active year during which several insurers became DataCubes clients, including The Hanover, Selective Insurance, RLI, Columbia Insurance Group and Penn National Insurance.
Other finalists were Eprezto, a Panama City-based distributor of auto and motorcycle insurance, and Nubihome, a smart home app and devices provider based in Buenos Aires.
The acquisition is the first step in Sapiens’ journey to enter Spain and Portugal, which the vendor sees as a long-term growth opportunity.
Analysis of the evolving InsurTech landscape revealed a need to provide increased benefits for startups.
His area of responsibility represents a diverse set of businesses that significantly support New York Life’s earnings and industry-leading financial strength.
The industry veteran is responsible for driving Vitech’s business development, sales and marketing activities on a global basis across all market sectors.