Benefits of Partnering

  • Regular collaboration and engagement with leading insurtechs 
  • Development opportunities for new commerical relationships
  • 12 month association with the insurtech community (use of logo, website presence, exposure at events etc.)
  • Attendence and networking opportunities at selected Insurtech UK events and potential discounts to other partner events
  • Options to participate in work streams of relevance 
  • Exposure to the wider stakeholder community 
  • Access to members area on website

It is with great pleasure we invite businesses looking to partner with Insurtech UK to submit their interest by emailing the Secretariat, Political Intelligence. 

Contact Phil, Ellie or Rory at: insurtechuk@political-intelligence.com

Accounting Partners

Grant Thornton UK LLP

We’re a business adviser that helps organisations navigate today’s volatile markets, has a strong focus on quality and delivers insights to succeed.

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PKF Littlejohn

PKF Littlejohn has been a trusted adviser to the UK insurance industry for over 100 years, and has one of the most experienced teams of insurance specialists within the accountancy profession. We support a fast-growing community of insurance innovators, entrepreneurs and investors in the InsurTech world, and support incumbent operators to help them adapt to the changing environment. 

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Smith & Williamson

Smith & Williamson manages the financial affairs of private clients and their business interests. With over 1,700 people in 12 offices in the UK, Ireland and Jersey, we are one of the UK’s ten largest accountancy firms and a leading investment management business. Clients, whether individuals or companies, value our ability to provide tailored financial and professional services to enable them to achieve their ambitions.

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Association Partners

ACSO

The Association of Consumer Support Organisations.

Representing the interests of consumers in the civil justice system and the reputable, diverse range of organisations who are united in providing the highest standards of service to them.

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Insurtech Hartford

Starting as a Meetup group in 2016, InsurTech Hartford has grown to become the most mature, best-connected network of insurtech in the US. InsurTech Hartford is recognized globally for its work supporting the insurtech industry.

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InsurTech NY

InsurTech NY is a community based organization to accelerate insurance innovation in the New York metro area. Founded in 2019, InsurTech NY brings together carriers, brokers, investors, and InsurTech startups via bi-monthly programs.

Our mission is to drive talent to insurancesupport innovation-friendly regulation, provide infrastructure to InsurTechs, and improve access to investment.

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MGAA

The MGAA is the only UK trade association that represents, develops, educates and promotes the UK, ROI and Gibraltar MGA markets and its members. Formed in 2011, the MGAA works to provide a better understanding of the role of MGAs and the contribution they make to the insurance industry, and to drive best practice in the sector. We look to drive innovation and the highest standards within the insurance sector; creating a body that enhances sustainability, effectivity and authority of our MGA members. Being a not-for-profit organisation, we always put the needs and aspirations of our members first.

The MGAA currently has 160 full members representing over £6.1bn of underwriting capacity. They are joined by 42 market practitioner members and 91 supplier members. Our Board includes a balanced and diverse representative of elected directors from the MGA community, supported by five dedicated committees and a full-time executive team.

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Banking Partners

Silicon Valley Bank

For more than 35 years, Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has helped innovative businesses and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. SVB provides a range of financial services and targeted expertise to companies of all sizes in innovation centres around the world, including the UK. With commercial and international banking services, SVB helps address the unique needs of innovators.

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Trustly

Founded in 2008, Trustly is a global leader in Online Banking Payments. Our digital account-to-account platform redefines the speed, simplicity and security of payments, linking some of the world’s most prominent merchants with consumers directly from their online banking accounts. Trustly can handle the entire payment journey, setting us apart from the competition and enabling us to offer an attractive alternative to the traditional card networks at a lower cost. Today we serve 8,100 merchants, connecting them with 525 million consumers and 6,300 banks in over 30 countries; and in 2020 we processed over $21 billion in transaction volume in our global network.

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Capacity Management Partner

Mulberry Risk

Insurtechs are the innovators of the insurance industry. Mulberry Risk are innovators in data analysis. The Mulberry Risk team are niche, agile, and focussed. We are intentionally different from other actuarial consultancies in the way we can respond to MGA needs, securing capacity and enabling them to thrive. Insurers need to understand your story; Mulberry Risk combines your numbers with your story to secure your capacity. We combine actuarial services, pricing and capacity management into wonderful stories about the heroes of insurance. We use high-end analysis to present MGA data, which combined with their intuition, enables them to make informed decisions. Mulberry Risk are currently working with some of the top 20 Insurtech companies. In partnership with Mulberry Risk, they are able to drive growth, secure capacity and increase the value to the shareholders. We work with MGAs and use their numbers.

Here is the Mulberry Risk story in numbers:

• 5 – the number of Insurtech clients trusting us to support and help them negotiate the capacity market.

• 46 – the number of MGAs we have worked with in the last 24 months.

• 10 – average number of capacity meetings we attend each month, supporting our clients to secure their binders.

• £1.5bn – the combined annual GWP of Mulberry MGAs.

With a combined 100 years experience within the London Market between them, the Mulberry Risk team is well placed to support Insurtech businesses.

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consultancy partner

Deloitte

Deloitte is a leading professional services firm committed to making an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society. We work across the breadth of the financial services industry and FinTech ecosystem, bringing extensive skills and industry knowledge to the high quality audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services we provide our clients. As part of a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries, Deloitte’s industry specialists provide comprehensive, integrated solutions to help our clients meet their goals, realise the benefits of collaboration, plan new strategies and keep up-to-date on changes in technology, regulation and customer expectations.

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Crowdfunding Partner

Seedrs

Seedrs is the UK’s leading online investment platform, funding over 1090 deals to date with over £930 million invested on the platform. Seedrs allows investors to buy and sell shares in private companies, and for ambitious entrepreneurs to gain investment for their businesses, building communities in the process. 

All investments made through Seedrs offer voting shares to investors and use professional grade subscription agreements. This ensures that investors get the same level of protection that angel investors and venture capitalists enjoy.

Seedrs is backed by leading European institutional investors as well as over 4,300 of its own customers. Seedrs is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.

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Data Enrichment Partners

LexisNexis Risk Solutions

LexisNexis Risk Solutions works with close to 90% of the insurance market and processes over 250 million data transactions a day that enables insurance providers to:

• Improve the customer experience

• Deliver more streamlined and faster decisions at point of quote through quality data enrichment.

• Reduce application fraud through more accurate risk prediction on an individual basis

• Achieve more informed underwriting

• Improve pricing accuracy and help minimise risk exposure by applying in-depth data and analytics into workflows.

• Enjoy better efficiency and realise operational savings by reducing manual processes

• Increase profitability

LexisNexis Risk Solutions is part of the Risk & Business Analytics market segment at RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics and one of the 100 biggest London-listed companies by market cap (FTSE 100).

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Innovation Partners

Salesforce

Salesforce is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM), bringing companies closer to their customers in the digital age. Founded in 1999, Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies - to connect to their customers in a whole new way. The Salesforce Customer Success Platform includes industry-leading services spanning sales, services, marketing, commerce, communities, collaboration and industries, all on a single trusted cloud platform. The company is ranked #1 on Fortune's World's Best Workplaces list, and Forbes has ranked the company one of the world's most innovative companies for eight years in a row.

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Legal Partners

Capital Law

Capital Law is a thriving full service commercial practice with a particular focus on working with innovative technology businesses, at all stages of their journey. We support various InsurTech clients with all their legal and regulatory needs, as well as supporting them commercially with introductions into the insurance and funding markets.

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Browne Jacobson LLP

Browne Jacobson is a full service national law firm with market leading expertise in the insurance, financial services, health and technology sectors. We partner with many of our InsurTech and FinTech clients through our legal support programme for high growth companies, Grow, supporting them on a range of areas including funding rounds, M&A, regulatory issues, commercial and technology agreements, employment, intellectual property matters and share incentives. We are passionate about supporting our InsurTech clients of all sizes and stage of maturity, and the wider ecosystem, by facilitating introductions to our venture capital and insurance sector clients, and through our active participation in the insurance market (including the Managing General Agents' Association, the Chartered Insurance Institute, the Insurance Institute of London, and the British Insurance Law Association).

We are proud to have supported Insurance 3.0 in 2018. The quality of our work for InsurTech clients and our commitment to the sector has been recognised in the UK editions of both the Legal500 and Chambers directories, in which we are listed as a leading law firm for FinTech 2019.

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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance is one of the world's pre-eminent law firms, with significant depth and range of resources across five continents. As a single, fully integrated, global partnership, we pride ourselves on our approachable, collegial and team-based way of working. We always strive to exceed the expectations of our clients, which include corporates from all the commercial and industrial sectors, governments, regulators, trade bodies and not-for-profit organisations. We provide them with the highest-quality advice and legal insight, which combines the Firm's global standards with in-depth local expertise.

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Media Partner

Hotwire

Hotwire is a global communications agency that helps businesses better connect and engage with their customers. From Sydney to San Francisco, we operate with a borderless mind-set across 22 locations including the UK, US, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Mexico and Australia, together with co-branded partners in the Netherlands, Belgium, the Middle East and Brazil. Together we are #hwlimitless.

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R&D and IP Partners

GovGrant

GovGrant is here to make sure that innovation is recognised and receives the full range of available tax incentives. We work with companies across a range of industries but have specific expertise in the financial services, insurance and technology sectors. Our technical specialists make working with GovGrant unique. They will come and walk the floors with you and give you the benefit of their business acumen, technical expertise and commercial experience. GovGrant has a 100% success record for R&D tax relief and on average we double existing claims.

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Software partners

Aptitude Software

At Aptitude Software, our purpose is to create a world of financial confidence for our clients. We do this by providing finance teams solutions to run their businesses, forecast the outcomes of decisions, and comply with complex regulations. For over 20 years we have maintained an absolute focus on the office of the CFO which has resulted in a unique mix of finance and technology expertise that we bring to our clients.

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Technology Partners

Genasys Technologies UK

A world-leading, agile comprehensive insurance management system that can be applied to any insurance business, in any currency, language or destination, hosted in Azure Cloud. From quote and bind front ends all the way through full claims.

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Kainos

Kainos combines transformative technology with courageous ambition to reimagine how organisations operate – and deliver change for good. Kainos works with over 750 customers across the commercial, public and healthcare sectors. These transformative solutions encompass a range of services from data, artificial intelligence, intelligent automation and cloud to deliver truly intelligent solutions that are secure, accessible and cost-effective.Kainos has over 2,700 people working across 22 countries in Europe and the Americas. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: KNOS)

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Luxoft Global Operations GmbH

Luxoft is the analytics and engineering arm of DXC Technology, providing bespoke, end-to-end technology solutions for mission critical systems. As experts in Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance technology and solutions, we are a trusted provider of change, modernization and run services. We partner with leading technology firms to offer an ecosystem of innovative products, technology and talent, that empowers our clients to lead the industry. We are fluent in financial services, with decades of experience enabling clients to advance in challenging environments.

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Percayso Inform

Percayso Inform’s insurance intelligence goes beyond traditional data enrichment by providing unique solutions at all stages of the insurance lifecycle. We deliver unrivalled uplift for insurers, brokers and MGA's creating a powerful competitive advantage.

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SS&C Technologies

SS&C Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical, cloud based software for the insurance industry via a flexible, on-demand delivery model helping businesses to operate better, faster and more efficiently. Our core focus is to help the insurance industries operations run at optimum level through the use of technology such as RPA, business process automation, AI and workflow management.

For insurtechs, SS&C Technologies is able to provide scalability through technology and support their rapid growth by maintaining efficient and effective operations. 

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Transaction Advisory Partner

Corniche Growth Advisors

Corniche Growth Advisors is a regulated boutique advisory firm that helps early stage and growth companies grow through executing Go-To-Market, Merger & Acquisition and Capital Raising strategies. We are focused on selected tech sectors where our insights and contacts are a real differentiator, with a solid track record in Insurtech. 

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