78: Does anyone buy travel insurance anymore?

Episode 79 · November 4th, 2020 · 52 mins 11 secs

About this Episode

Sarah Kocianski and Nigel Walsh are joined by a panel of great guests to talk about travel insurance, and how the pandemic has changed the needs and expectations from customers.

Joing us today are:

  • Jason Wilby - Co-Founder of Open
  • Sasha Gainullin - CEO of Battleface

Kicking off the show, the panel discuss whether or not people are buying travel insurance right now, and if they do, what sort of cover is actually being sold? We continue by talking about how the general understanding of what travel insurance means has skyrocketed during the pandemic and what future products might look like.

We also give you an interview with Peter Smith, Head of Travel Partnerships for the EMEA at Cover Genius! (39:05)

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.