Björn (Freter), managing director of sum.cumo, describes what is important in order to be able to successfully support and retain customers in the future and how the mood in the insurance industry has changed due to Covid-19 in his guest article at the broker.
How could insurance products on the German private market develop in the next 5 - 10 years? You can find out in the guest article at Bitkom.
Covid-19 poses a real challenge for tech-savvy insurers. Why is the industry so risk-averse, where digitalisation is urgently needed and what role do InsurTechs play in this? You can find out all this in the guest article by Ingolf (Putzbach), managing director of sum.cumo.
The change from freelance work to permanent employment is prejudiced - but completely wrong. The following checklist provides a closer look at the topic and offers assistance in deciding for or against permanent employment.
The Internet has so shaken the monopoly position of the lottery industry that online gambling was banned in principle until 2012. Björn (Freter) describes which new developments and changes in this area are pending for 2021.
This year's IT budget and investments in new digital products and business areas are enormous, as the transformation process of the insurance industry has long since begun. You can find out what is happening in the industry right now and what this means for the merger of sum.cumo and Sapiens in the article by VW today.
The last two weeks in the insurance industry have been characterized by somehow maintaining operational readiness. The few digital insurers needed only hours to make the already established home office processes the rule. The not exactly few traditional insurers are still struggling. A column by Ingolf Putzbach for Pfefferminzia.
The renewal of the technological basis is crucial in the digitisation of the insurance industry. Since many insurers have invested in systems since the early days of electronic data processing and have often relied on in-house developments, they only have a very heterogeneous starting situation. Our managing director Ingolf (Putzbach) explains what is important for insurers in the future.
Check24 leaves much room for new brands - With many insurers the basics are still neglected, criticizes Björn Freter, founder and managing director of sum.cumo GmbH, in the second part of the new three-part interview series. In the first interview, Björn Freter sent the industry into the holidays with a rather harsh balance sheet and accused it of dealing with the topic "Internet" too hesitantly and uninspiredly.
In a three-part series of interviews with the insurance messenger, our managing director Björn deals with the topic "e-commerce in the insurance market".
Digitization is the word on everyone's lips these days. Find out why the time for digital experiments is over and the direction the industry is currently taking in "The Time for Digital Experiments in the Industry is Over", an interview of our managing director Ingolf (Putzbach) by the German trade publication Versicherungswirtschaft heute.
Thoughts and ideas about the agile approach to product development – and why and how to involve users early on.