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Fabian has a BSc in International Business and specialises in Sales & Marketing. He founded several companies is leading Board Member of the German AI Association (KI Bundesverband e.V.) and Forbes 30 under 30. Furthermore, he is Mentor at the InsurTech Hub and TechFounders and has worked for companies s.a. Adobe.
- founded claimsforce mid 2018
- Prior to claimsforce, strategy consulting in the national and international insurance industry (EY Innovalue and Boston Consulting Group) with strong focus on P&C claims strategie
- Education background: Phd from University of St. Gallen (Institute for Insurance Economics)
At DIG, as CCO, Irene van den Brink can use her experience and global network to forge new strategic partnerships and capitalize on the growing demand for insurance technology. Before DIG, she was responsible for Business Development at InShared, a leading Dutch digital insurer. In this role, she developed the international business and co-founded OutShared, an additional insurtech business model. Prior to that, she was working 10+ in business development and innovation for banking and insurance companies in Europe and the Americas. Irene holds a master’s degree in International Business and has been named top 10 female influencers in Insurtech in the EU by the Insider.
Romain started his career at a generalist VC based in Munich when fintech and insurtech were not yet the hot segments they have become. After a short gig in M&A in Paris, Romain joined BlackFin Tech to contribute to the development of a pan-European specialist VC. They invest €1-15m tickets in early-stage, fast-growing companies across Europe such as Friss, Ravelin, Pretto, Descartes Underwriting, Viabill & Epsor.
Lex, the founder & CEO of MotionsCloud – an international German-based insurtech company that streamlines and automates claims processes of car & home insurance with mobile, computer vision and video communication technologies. MotionsCloud is backed by US investors and insurance company. Today, MotionsCloud serving clients in US, Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Southeast Asia including big name like Daimler and Generali. MotionsCloud is named by Gartner as one of the insurance cool vendors.
Personally, Lex is a serial-entrepreneur, Insurtech Influencer, Speaker and engineer. In the past, Lex worked in the insurance industry for more than 5 years as a claims manager and was one of the award winners of the HSBC Young Entrepreneur Award and Erasmus For Young Entrepreneur Award.
Friedrich Zwanzger is Chief Data Officer at Anyblock Analytics GmbH and responsible for Product Development, Marketing & Consulting of https://eth.events/. The blockchain data platform enables cross-chain and real-time analytics and monitoring on any public Ethereum blockchain as well as private enterprise networks.
Since 2015, Freddy is excited about the potential of blockchains for various aspects of life and around the globe also deeply believing that data insights will be a crucial element to adoption.
Konstantin is Director at Munich Re Digital Partners where he builds up partnerships with insurtech startups in Europe to jointly digitize insurance and establish a more engaged proposition for insurance customers. He holds an attorney at law and has more than 18 years of experience in the (re)insurance industry from client management to corporate finance and company building. During his career at Munich Re he held positions like CEO Munich Re of Malta and Head of Health Reinsurance Europe and Latin America.
Samarth heads the EMEA presence of SixThirty Ventures, a St. Louis, US-based InsurTech & FinTech VC offering early stage B2B startups funding and connections to top US financial institutions. Samarth is the co-founder of FinTechForum_DE (2013), the leading network for startups & investors in Europe, and was recognised by the WSJ / Financial News FinTech40 as one of the “40 Innovators Shaping the Future of Finance” in 2014.
Martin Baier is an insurance professional with 15 years of experience. He has held a variety of roles both at primary insurers and financial consulting companies in Germany, including Generali Germany Group and Willis Towers Watson.
He is now a Project Manager at Zurich Group Germany working in the Mobility Innovation Lab. He leads different digitalization initiatives, including also Blockchain exploration. With a prototype of a crop microinsurance scheme based on Ethereum, he participated in the Blockchain Competition in Zug.
Nick has >10 years of experience in the insurance industry as business development and product manager. He co-founder InsurTech KASKO. His areas of expertise are insurer-startup collaboration, agile insurance product development, the insurance industry and insurtech trends, entrepreneurship.
Daniel is an engineer in Technical Computer Science and worked at Bosch and Siemens as project manager for web systems. In 2010, he set up his own business with BankingCheck – a review & rating portal for banks and insurance companies – and successfully completed his work with an exit in 2015 by eKomi Ltd. – a Google partner for seller ratings and customer reviews. He was then responsible for Enterprise Banking & Insurance Customers at eKomi until 2018 and has been working for FINMAS as Lead InsurTech since end of 2018 in order to promote the digitization of insurance products for savings banks.
Changing the way insurance works is Alex’ passion. As COO he drives the execution of Getsafe’s vision and holds responsibility for HR, Business Development, Insurance products and Operations. Before joining Getsafe in 2016, Alex worked in strategy consulting for digital businesses and in an international investment bank.
Frederik Schröder is the Founder and Managing Director of knowhere – a chatbot startup based in Hamburg that automates customer communication through chat. He is an expert for chatbots and artificial intelligence as his company manages more than 100 self learning chatbots of customers like ARD, AdmiralDirekt.de, Dräger, Geberit and Velux. His vision: Transform the potential of artificial intelligence into real world business results.
Priscilla Cournède is in charge of developments on FinTech and digital innovation at SCOR.
She has professional certifications from the French Institute of Actuaries (IAF) and the French Institute of Directors (IFA) in addition to a robust academic background in mathematics and physics (Ecole Polytechnique), actuarial sciences and economics (ENSAE) and Board Member certificate (Sciences Po).
She has 20 years of professional experience in finance, HR and risk departments for business, consulting, public and private organisations (Mercer, Société Générale, OECD).
She is a lecturer at Dauphine Université in the Master’s Programme “Insurance and Risk Management” since 2014.
Dorota Zimnoch is Chief Commercial Officer Blocksure and the Supervisory Board of the Santander Consumer Bank Polska. Prior experience includes working with leading financial brands such as Citi, AIG, Alico, MetLife, and 4finance. She has also funded Zing Business Consulting, focused on business transformations and turning digital disruption into market-winning solutions allied to effective and high-quality implementation. Ms. Zimnoch is also a co-founder and strategic advisor to several ventures, e.g. Exchord, Norisco, The Heart.
Ms. Zimnoch is a top 50 global influencer and active member of the fintech & insurtech community in London via Tech London Advocates, FemTech Leaders, and InsTech London, Blockchain Ladies, Women in Tech as well as a mentor to many startups. She is an author of many articles and publications, incl. The Insurtech Book (Amazon bestseller), lecturer and guest speaker at globally focused conferences.
Florian is co-founder and Partner at astorya.vc, a European early-stage / insurance fund launched in October 2017.
He hase been working in the investment industry for 10 years: investment manager at Affine, a listed property company, investor at Newfund, a tech VC based in Paris, investor at AXA Strategic Ventures, a VC fund investing in European insurance startups, and now at astoryaVC.
Florian is an engineering graduate from Telecom ParisTech and business school graduate from HEC. He regularly writes and tweets about InsurTech, AI and Startups.