Technology startups are targeting the insurance industry with new approaches to industry problems.
In 2015, over USD 2.6 billion was invested in insurtech worldwide.
swissnexchina is proud to launch the 2nd FinTech series workshop. We’ll discuss how the insurance industry is developing through new technology systems and alternative business models, with invited speakers from Switzerland, China and France.
Zennon Kapron, Co-Founder & Director, China Fintech
Zennon Kapron is an experienced financial industry practitioner with deep experience in all aspects of fintech including banking, payments and capital markets technology and long-term work experience in the US, Europe and Asia. Prior to China Fintech, Zennon was the Asia Pacific Financial Industry Manager and Global Banking Industry Manager for Intel. Before Intel, Zennon worked at Citi at a number of different technology management roles culminating in his role at CIO for Citigroup Portugal. Zennon has an MBA from INSEAD and a BS in Computer Science from Syracuse.
China Fintech facilitates collaboration between fintech stakeholders in China.
Daniel Greber, Head of Competence Centre Risk & Insurance, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
TOPIC: OVERVIEW OF FINTECH IN INSURANCE FROM THE SWISS POINT OF VIEW
Daniel Greber founded Vision Financial Services GmbH in 2005. He's the owner and manager of the company and works as a lecturer and head of the Competence Centre Risk & Insurance at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW). He graduated from ETH with a diploma in mathematics.
ZHAW is one of the leading universities of applied sciences in Switzerland.
Jacky Song, Digital Business Analyst, AXA Asia Lab
TOPIC: HOW CHINESE STARTUPS ARE LEVERAGING NEW DIGITAL CAPABILITIES TO DEVELOP INSURANCE PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Jacky Sang works at AXA Asia Lab as Digital Business Analyst and has a Bachelor's degree from Monash University.
French insurer AXA Group opened the AXA Asia Lab in Shanghai. It's the second of its kind after AXA’s Silicon Valley facility.
Loaec Tang, CEO & Founder, TongJuBao
TOPIC: PEER-TO-PEER INSURANCE IN CHINA
Loaec Tang has 25 years of experience building financial businesses, including 14 years in China. He held senior roles with Oney Banque Accord, Oney Accord Business Consulting, BCPE and Credit Agricole. He's a graduate of Sciences Po and the Universite Pantheon Assas (Paris II).
TongJuBao is a pioneer in peer-to-peer insurance in China.
Jane Zhang, Founder & CEO, Shellpay
TOPIC: BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY WILL REDEFINE INSURANCE
Jane Zhang founded Shellpay in 2015. As CEO, she is in charge of strategy, fundraising and team building. Before Shellpay, she was Chief Strategy Officer for Circle Pleasure Corporation, CEO of Shanghai Wall Street Strategies Advisors, and CEO of China First Music. Jane has a Masters from Georgetown and a BA from Fudan University.
Shellpay is a blockchain company in China.
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