Amy Minnick Joins Cape Analytics as Chief Business Officer 

The veteran geospatial data executive has joined the property analytics provider with the goal of accelerating commercial growth and innovative data and distribution partnerships.

(Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Image credit: Rapidfire.)

Cape Analytics, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of AI-powered geospatial property intelligence, has announced the addition of Amy Minnick to its leadership team as Chief Business Officer. In this role, Amy will focus on expanding the company’s content, data, and distribution partnerships, commercial growth initiatives.

Amy Minnick, Chief Business Officer, Cape Analytics.

Prior to joining Cape Analytics, Minnick served as the SVP and General Manager of Maxar and DigitalGlobe’s Global Commercial and Civil Government Business. She also served as the inaugural President of the World Geospatial Industry Council. Earlier in her career, Minnick held senior executive roles at IHS Markit and LexisNexis, as well as positions with McKinsey and Goldman Sachs. She received her MBA from Harvard Business School and her Bachelor’s degree in Political Economy from Williams College.

“Amy joins Cape at a pivotal time in our growth,” comments Ryan Kottenstette, CEO, Cape Analytics. “When we founded Cape in 2014, the idea of using computer vision to extract property analytics at scale seemed implausible to many. Today, we are firmly leading the sector we created, and we are continuing to build an ever-growing list of industry-leading customers, a deep product pipeline, and an unparalleled team. Amy will be instrumental to our next phase of growth, extending critical partnerships and expanding solutions for our customers.”

“I’m thrilled to join Cape Analytics, help grow the company, partner with leading players in our industry, and bring additional innovative solutions to customers,” comments Minnick. “As I look at the future of geospatial analytics, I believe advanced AI will create an unprecedented opportunity to solve challenging business and civil government problems. Cape Analytics is at the forefront of this work as it relates to property insights, and I am particularly impressed with the company’s rigorous approach to AI and deep focus on building solutions for specific customer workflows.”

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at or (503) 936-2803.

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