InsurTech Venture Partners

Pursuing the opportunity at the intersection of insurance and technology

 

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Damian Arnold
Partner

An operations focused insurance specialist with a track record of transforming business performance and enhancing value in both sectors of insurance and technology.

17 years of experience in the insurance industry in senior operational and risk roles. Former Head of Capital Management and former Head of Risk for RBS Insurance. Former Chief Operating Officer of the international business of insurer, Direct Line.

Venture experience as Operating Partner for the venture portfolio of leading UK data technology company, Astuta.

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Nabil Meralli
Partner

A financial institutions specialist, a three-time technology entrepreneur with a successful exit and a private equity & venture capital investor in financial services.

15 years of experience in financial institutions working in leadership roles within banks such as Goldman Sachs, asset managers such as Franklin Templeton Investments and insurance companies such as The Hartford. Former Chief Investment Officer of a FinTech ecosystem in Silicon Valley.

Educated at the University of Oxford and Columbia Business School. Graduate of the MIT FinTech Future Commerce program. 

 

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Erik Vynckier
Partner

An investment focused insurance specialist, computer programmer and engineering PHD.

15 years of experience in financial institutions working in investment roles at banks such as Credit Suisse and HSBC and insurers such as Standard Life. Former Chief Investment Officer of Insurance at Alliance Bernstein and former Head of Group Risk at Standard Life.

Educated at London Business School, the University of Michigan and Rijksuniversiteit Gent