Aspen taps new corporate CIO

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited announced the appointment of Aileen Mathieson as Group Chief Investment Officer. Mathieson will be based in London and join the Group Executive Committee. Mathieson has over 15 years of investment and finance experience. Prior to joining Aspen, she was the Global Head of Insurance at Aberdeen Standard. Before that she was …

Innovation in insurance – step by step (digital)

For outsiders, the insurance industry can be a somewhat staid industry. But even if this may have been the case a decade ago, the onslaught of digitization has made insurance one of the most innovative and exciting places. Since 2016, many of the best projects have been competing in the annual Efma-Accenture Innovation in Insurance …

AI is the transformative technology for insurers

The insurance industry is well known for the health and safety benefits of wearables and other IoT-connected devices. But meeting new customer needs for protection goes beyond collecting user-generated data. What matters now is how an insurer and its ecosystem partners use the data shared with them by the customer. And whether they have the …