Profiles in Risk – E471: Incentivizing Clean Fossil Fuel Production Using Insurance – A Conversation with Project Canary

We insurance professional often boast about how society would stop if it weren’t for (us 😉) insurance. Well, we have seen this play out recently and in real time, when insurance companies began united to stop the backing of projects related to fossil fuels. This of course, was unrealistic for both society and insurers (who … Read more

Profiles in Risk – E470: Generative AI to the Underwriters’ Rescue; Alex Schmelkin (CEO) & Jane Tran (COO) of SixFold

We have heard about AI for years (decades?). But it wasn’t until ChatGPT lurched onto the world stage earlier this year that AI was on everyone’s mind. Text based AI tools are becoming common technological staples right up there with search. The new word that can out of the ChatGPT launch was the word “generative”. … Read more

Profiles in Risk: E466 – Insurtech Advances in Ocean Marine, Freight & Cargo Insurance – Taylor Walker, CIO of LoadSure

Tony chats with Taylor Walker, Chief Insurance Officer at LoadSure, they are making waves for insurance brokers in the market. Data-powered AI-pricing for freight insurance. In the past, a piece of complex business in the ocean cargo market would take a couple of days (or more than a week), with LoadSure it can be immediate … Read more

Transforming Insurance’s Appeal to Young Professionals – Evolving the Narrative (Part 3 of 3)

Meet them where they are… (This is the 3rd in a 3 part series from Will. Part 1 can be located HERE, Part 2 can be located HERE) With the insurance sector as a whole grappling with significant recruiting challenges, there has been significant emphasis put on how companies can better communicate opportunities with potential … Read more