More experts join ClaimsTech – The Pitch 2024 line-up 

More leading names from across the insurtech space have joined ILC’s expert panel for this year’s ClaimsTech – The Pitch event. 

Introduced last year, ILC’s ClaimsTech – The Pitch is once again supported by Insurtech UK, and provides the opportunity for a number of start-up/scale-up insurtechs to present their technologies exclusively to an audience of highly influential insurance experts and investors.  

This year’s event takes place on the morning of Wednesday 3 July in London and will be segmented by home and motor streams. 

The latest expert names to be added include: 

  • Andrew Eade, Head of AD Strategy & Fulfilment, First Central  
  • Sharif Ishaque, Claims Director, Uber 
  • Simon Mullin, Supplier Relationship Manager, Hastings Direct 
  • Russell Pollard, Chief Operations Officer, Collingwood Insurance Services Ltd 

They join the already announced experts: 

  • Paul Branch, Head of Claims, NFU Mutual 
  • Tracy Bradbury, Head of Claims MI, Change & Risk, NFU Mutual 
  • Claire Charlton, Head of Household Claims, Admiral Group 
  • Greg Cole, UK Claims Director, Aioi Nissay Dowa Europe 
  • Steve Cross, Group Head of Claims, Markerstudy Insurance Services Ltd 
  • Stephen Linklater, Claims Director, Ageas Insurance 
  • Helen Rogers, Head of Claims Digital Experience, Zurich Insurance 
  • Daniel Rees, UK Head of Pricing, Aioi Nissay Dowa Europe 
  • Sue Stansfield, Head of Home Claims, Hastings Direct 

Further names will be revealed in the coming weeks. 

Insurtech UK member Shift – one of six companies to showcase their technologies last year – was awarded the ‘Insurance Experts and Investors Award 2023’ following high praise for its strict 15-minute live pitch which saw it scored on three key metrics: innovation; potential success; and possible usage/investment. 

To find out more on Shift activity since the event click here

To find out more and register your interest in ClaimsTech – The Pitch, email with the subject heading: ClaimsTech 


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