The Value of Innovation

One of the truisms of working in technology is that the pace of change is accelerating. You must adapt or fall by the wayside; this is as true for individuals who work in the sector as it is for the companies they work for. For Sherpa, this has meant being able to leverage cutting-edge technology available through Google’s Cloud Platform …

Learn if Insuretech Can Change

Can Insurtech Change?

In a recent article for Insurance Thought Leadership, Rick Huckstep discusses the evolution of the insurance supply chain from the typical linear model. In the past, insurance distribution starts with brokers, ARs and MGAs at the front end. Carriers underwrite risk and decide whether to pay a claim. And the buck stops with the reinsurers. Front to back, risk and premium …

Startups Talks About The Opportunity In Insurtech

There are billions of VC funding being funnelled into insurance innovation – how do you pick the right business idea.  Is disrupting the business model the right way to go?  Maybe changing the broker experience to remove the stigma and mistrust currently found in the insurance industry is where to start. One common theme amongst the majority of insurtech start-ups …