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MVP Advisory Group, a Chicago-based a Chicago-based insurance advisory firm specializing in digital transformation and data and analytics, has named Keith Raymond as a Partner to lead the company’s Digital Success Practice. Raymond has over 35 years of industry experience and has worked with multiple insurance carriers and InsurTech providers, as well as served as an industry analyst focused on emerging technologies and future-state insurance ecosystems. MVP announced in late 2018 that Bruce F. Broussard, Jr. had joined the firm to head its Data & Analytics practice.
“Keith’s expertise in the digital space perfectly complements MVP’s service portfolio and rounds out our trusted advisory offerings,” comments Russ Bostick, Managing Partner, MVP. “MVP’s sole focus has always been on insurance, and we are very pleased to have top industry experts leading both our Digital Success and our Data & Analytics practices.”
“MVP continues to be committed to adding value for our clients as they embark on or continue with their digitalization journeys, and the addition of the Digital Success Practice is a reflection of that commitment,” Bostick adds.
Prior to joining MVP, Raymond founded K-RAY Consulting, LLC, providing operations and technology consulting services to the insurance industry. Other previous roles include VP, Research and Consulting at research and consulting firm Novarica (Boston), and C-level positions with Futurity First Insurance Group (Middletown, Conn.), Trumbull Services (Hartford; a subsidiary of The Hartford Insurance Group), and HCL Technologies (Irvine, Calif.; Noida, India).
“Digital disruption is here,” comments Raymond. “Consumer expectations continue to evolve, influenced by digital innovation from all industries. I am delighted to work with MVP to help insurance carriers with the entire digital progression required to service external requests from agents, brokers and consumers.”
MVP Digital Success Service Offerings
MVP’s Digital Success service offerings include digital program assessment, digital strategy development and planning, digital plan management, software selection and solution development, as well as digital data and digital maturity assessments.
Keith Raymond will join Russ Bostick, Bruce Broussard, and others from MVP at this month’s InsureTech Connect conference, where Bostick and Broussard are featured speakers on the conference agenda. “I very much look forward to connecting and reconnecting with industry colleagues at the conference,” Raymond says. “This is the perfect forum to meet with carriers about developing or enhancing their digital capabilities, improving the customer experience, and gaining operational efficiencies. This is the focus of our Digital Success practice and what I will be discussing with insurers at InsureTech Connect.”