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Parametric specialist Descartes promotes Schönach to lead global origination

Descartes Underwriting, an insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has promoted one of its senior employees Lukas Schönach to become its Global Origination Practice Lead. Descartes Underwriting has been on a steady growth trajectory since its launch in early 2019 read the full article →

Descartes targets parametric coverage expansion with new German office

Descartes Underwriting, an insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has launched a new office in Germany as it looks to expand its parametric coverage across the DACH region. The new Frankfurt office will look to drive collaboration with DACH-based brokers read the full article →

Descartes & Reask partner to expand parametric cyclone covers

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, is partnering with Reask, a climate analytics and data company that uses machine learning techniques. The partnership is focusing on tropical cyclone risk transfer, with the pair hoping to "push the read the full article →

Descartes raises $120m Series B, plans for parametric growth

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, is planning for further growth, having successfully secured a huge vote of confidence by raising a $120 million Series B round. Descartes Underwriting was launched in early 2019, focusing on parametric read the full article →

Descartes aims to revolutionise parametric earthquake risk transfer

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has announced a new partnership that aims to revolutionise the way parametric earthquake risks are transferred. Descartes Underwriting has partnered with the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Foundation, an international public-private partnership read the full article →

Parametric specialist Descartes opens London office

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has opened its first office in London as it targets regional growth and improved access to international risks in the London market. Descartes Underwriting announced two key appointments along with the read the full article →

Parametric specialist Descartes opens APAC offices with new hires

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, is expanding into Asia Pacific with two new offices opening in Singapore and Sydney, Australia. Descartes announced an $18.5 million Series A funding round from leading global venture capital firms last read the full article →

Descartes hires Daniel Vetter from Swiss Re CorSo to lead US expansion

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has made a key hire in Daniel Vetter who will lead the firms expansion in North America. Descartes announced an $18.5 million Series A funding round from leading global venture capital read the full article →

Descartes raises $18.5m Series A to scale up parametric insurance

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has raised Series A capital from leading investment firms to help it to scale up the parametric insurance space. Descartes Underwriting launched in early 2019, with a focus on parametric risk read the full article →

Descartes Underwriting & Generali partner on parametric insurance

Descartes Underwriting, the insurance technology (insurtech) focused managing general agency (MGA) that specialises in parametric and data-driven risk transfer products, has partnered with primary carrier giant Generali on creation and distribution of parametric insurance products. The partnership aims to develop new parametric insurance solutions to actively respond to the evolving global read the full article →