Zurich partners Qover to expand embedded insurance capabilities
By Gloria Methri
Zurich Insurance Group has announced that it is entering a strategic partnership with Belgium-based Qover through Zurich Global Ventures. As part of the deal, Zurich is also joining the InsurTech’s Series C funding round.
This collaboration with Zurich Global Ventures emphasizes Zurich’s ambition to find new ways to distribute innovative insurance products to reach customers exactly where and when they need it.
Founded in 2016, with the vision to simplify the future of insurance, Qover’s technology-enabled distribution platform powers global coverage through a single integration, making it possible for businesses to integrate tailored insurance products quickly and easily into digital experiences in a centralized way. Today, Qover operates in 32 European markets.
Jack Howell, CEO of Zurich Global Ventures said, “What makes Qover stand out for me is its deep understanding of what customers are looking for a way to make getting insurance as simple and convenient as possible. The combination of its know-how about embedded insurance, our long-standing expertise, and global footprint is a win-win for our distribution partners and customers.”
Quentin Colmant, CEO and co-founder of Qover said, “By combining our technology and expertise, we’ll be able to push boundaries, providing businesses and individuals even more convenient and timely protection they need in a changing world.”
First launched in 2020, Zurich Global Ventures is accelerating Zurich’s development of innovative and digital services that will empower customers to choose insurance they value most. Its portfolio comprises solutions in travel, health and wellbeing, employee benefits, cyber, device protection, digital partners, and mobility.
IBSi Daily News Analysis
October 03, 2023
Digital Identity Verification checks will surpass 70bn by 2024, study showsRead More
IBSi FinTech Journal
- Most trusted FinTech journal since 1991
- Digital monthly issue
- 60+ pages of research, analysis, interviews, opinions, and rankings
- Global coverage