Craig brings extensive experience in the use of enterprise architecture and applications architecture practices in the insurance industry, working with and within insurers.
Craig has advised insurers on IT strategy, legacy modernization, insurance vendor analysis and enterprise architecture topics, principally in the EMEA region. Since joining Celent, he has been a speaker at industry events in North America and London, as well as Celent events in Europe. He has spoken on topics such as the influence of mobile on the industry, the use of social networks by insurers and how the evolving use of the Internet, data and IoT will influence insurance in the future.
Recent consulting clients have engaged Craig for policy administration vendor analyses, market entry strategies, and product messaging work for insurance vendors.
Prior to joining Celent, Craig was an applications architect with Royal Bank of Scotland Group's Strategy and Architecture team, working extensively with RBS Insurance.
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19 - 20 March 2019
London, United KingdomCraig Beattie will be attending year’s Insurtech Insights Europe on 19/03/2019. Insurtech Insights is a global ecosystem aiming to connect indust…
12 February 2019
WebinarJoin Celent's Craig Beattie for a webinar titled How Your Peers Are Leveraging Legacy Systems for Innovation with OpenLegacy on 2/12/2019. Leadin…
5 February 2019
Grand Connaught Rooms, United KingdomJoin Celent Analyst, Craig Beattie, at the event exploring how technology is driving innovation and change across the value chain Technology led…
17 - 18 October 2018
Munich, GermanyJoin Celent's Craig Beattie at this year's DIA Munich on 17 and 18 of October. This event will feature 50 of best insurtechs demos and their inno…
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