Are competitions the way to encourage true innovation and uncover real talent?


Josh Curry, Head of Distribution, North America at SiriusPoint and judge at last month’s InsurTech NY’s annual Global InsurTech Competition shares his views on the benefits of competitions for insurtech start-ups: “It’s amazing to see the transformation of the insurance technology segment compared to where it was five years ago.

“Whether or not the start-up does well in the competition, they get in front of judges who have to think about how they give good feedback and help collectively think about where the industry is going and who could be a market leader… Another positive is that a competition really forces a start-up to think about their elevator pitch in a thoughtful way.”

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Written by SiriusPoint