Profiles in Risk: E464 – 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐀𝐫𝐭 𝐎𝐟 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐔𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐰𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐛𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐡 𝐉𝐞𝐟𝐟 𝐓𝐲𝐥𝐞𝐫 & 𝐒𝐮𝐦𝐚𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐐𝐮𝐚𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐝

Creating efficiencies for underwriters is complex. No two underwriting offices function in the same way and no two underwriters process information in the same way. Building technology to create these productive efficiencies is not a technological challenge, but a design challenge. This is because there are just so many edge cases that if you simply … Read more

Profiles in Risk: E462 – Constructing An Insurance Product & Program From First Principals; Joanne Artesani, Founder & CEO of Sproutr

We joke that insurance isn’t rocket science. But what if it isn’t in a way we hadn’t contemplated? What if insurance is more difficult? Anyone who has stood up an MGA, insurance program or launched an insurance solution knows this. There are so many moving pieces from the overall thesis, to the strategy around underwriting, … Read more

Profiles in Risk: E453 – Eliminating Manual Spreadsheet Reporting For MGA and Delegated Authority Business; Dave Connors, Co-Founder and CEO at DistriBind

Many if not most MGAs function under a delegated authority model, where they are authorized for binding and other carrier responsibilities. This can be a marvelous use of a carriers precious insurance capacity because they can outsource underwriting and portfolio responsibilities to an MGA instead of building it internally. It works especially well when the … Read more