Chris Lafond attributes the company’s rise to the number-two position to quality of solutions, judicious acquisitions, outstanding industry expertise, understanding where the market opportunity resides.
News Analysis: Duck Creek is a Private Company Once Again
The top-three P&C core system provider is likely to see a period of austerity with regard to operational costs, but will enjoy the strategic benefits of not being tied to quarterly expectations.
Challenges and Opportunities in Employee Benefits for 2023
Meg Shea, VP and Head of Strategy and Solutions at New York Life Group Benefit Solutions, discusses challenges and opportunities for 2023.
Blink Parametric Protects 60k North America Travelers During Holiday Storms
Severe weather striking much of North American continent during the Christmas weekend caused more than 11,000 flight cancellations and over 30,000 delays.
Betterview Donates CAT-RS Technology to Insurers Affected by Hurricane Ian
Over 30 insurers used the recently developed application to allocate CAT response resources, proactively alert customers, and understand losses faster and with greater granularity.
Near Space Labs Speeds Accurate Property Imaging from the Stratosphere
The startup flies autonomous craft in the stratosphere to deliver much more high-resolution image data in hours rather than days or weeks.
INSTANDA’s Drive to Become a Leading Global Insurance Platform
IIR talks with INSTANDA co-founder and CEO Tim Hardcastle about the no-code insurance platform’s origins, successes and ambitions.
Equitable Employee Benefits Speeds Quote Intake with AI
After automating its RFP process with Ushur’s AI engine, Equitable can now quote cases for group business within an hour rather than a workflow that can take days.
At-Bay Collaborates with Guidewire Cyence to Set New Standard in Cyber Risk Underwriting
At-Bay is collaborating with Guidewire Cyence on the creation of the capability to quantify active CAT management.
Next Level Solutions: Taking the SI Concept to a Higher Plane
Chris Sawyer, co-founder and CEO of NLS, talks with IIR about how a connection with Duck Creek expert Michael Smith led to the onshore/nearshore SI’s unique company culture.