67. News: Drones for the NHS, and new fund raises despite COVID-19

Episode 67 · June 3rd, 2020 · 50 mins 18 secs

About this Episode

Sarah Kocianski and Nigel Walsh are back this week to talk through the most interesting news of the week just gone. As always, they are joined by some awesome guests:

  • Jillian Williams - Investment Principal at Anthemis Group
  • Alex Dalyac - Founder and CEO at Tractable
  • Amrit Santhirasenan - Co-founder and CEO of Hyperexponential

Together they cove the following news stories from the last week:

  • Big month for funding in insurance (06:02)
    • Sound bite James Blackham, CEO and Co-Founder of By Miles (06:32)
  • More arguments over SMBs and cover during COVID-19 (18.22)
  • EU prompted for Catastrophe Insurance cover (24:29)
  • The pandemic increase prices in the insurance industry (32:25)
  • Drone support for the NHS (41:59)

All that and much more on this week's episode of Insurtech Insider!


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This episode of Insurtech Insider was produced by Hanna Samuelson and edited by Alex Woodhouse.

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