Scary thought: What happens when the worlds of startups and insurers collide?

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29 October 2015


  • Isn't this the exact reason insurance companies spin-off technology start-ups? The culture difference is just a multiplier. Unfortunately, by encouraging innovation outside the insurance enterprise, the insurance industry which has been so focused on eliminating silos is creating new ones (innovative or not). As much as the innovations start-ups bring to the table are creating benefit for the industry, there is also a risk they will further divide, or perhaps just disrupt, it.