Technology

We help our clients design technology strategies and find and implement new technology partners.

Where we help

Technology is increasingly the beating heart of any insurance company. Whether you are a high-volume personal lines insurer or a high-touch corporate insurer, technology will be critical to success over the next decade.

We help clients design technology strategies and select new technology partners quickly and with confidence. We have an in-depth knowledge of the insurance technology vendor market spanning traditional and InsurTech vendors. Our insight is knowledge supported by our team of specialists and Magellan, our technology navigator that contains our proprietary database of over 2,000 vendors.

Examples of our work

We helped a European insurer create a technology strategy, design a technology architecture and select new systems to support digital distribution and automation

We helped a UK insurer select a new insurance system to support digital customer engagement and straight through processing

We helped a London Market syndicate select a new broker portal to improve speed to market, reduce cost and drive growth

Focus areas

Commercial and operational due diligence

We help clients quickly identify critical diligence topics and design approaches for rapid testing.

Technology architecture design

We help clients design insurance-specific technology architectures that take advantage of new capabilities such as APIs, micro-services and AI.

Insurance system selection

We help clients find the best systems to meet their technology needs. We combine our knowledge of the vendor landscape, our proprietary database of over 2,000 insurance-relevant technology systems and bespoke selection approach that combines micro-POCs and targeted questioning to quickly test vendor capabilities in detail.

Technology operating model design

Insurance technology is highly dependent on the operations that support it. Whether companies are looking to build agile development teams or enterprise-grade operations teams we help clients design the most appropriate models for their business.

Technology due-diligence

We cover all aspects of technology due diligence including system flexibility and scalability, build and run operations, disaster recovery, security and governance.

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LEAD CONTACT

Greg Brown 

Greg Brown is a Partner at Oxbow Partners and leads on technology and operations projects. Greg has helped many clients design and implement operating models and insurance technology ecosystems.  gbrown@oxbowpartners.com

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