SINGAPORE, Aug. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Inmediate Pte Ltd, one of South East Asia's up and coming insurtech firms, announced today the appointment of Michael Gourlay as its Independent Non Exec and Advisor.
Mike will advise the firm and its constituents such as Insurance Companies, Re-insurers, MGA's, and Third Party Administrators on the best use and implementation of new technologies such as AI and DLT.
His combined experience and knowledge in underwriting and distribution will further strengthen Inmediate's existing client relationships and develop new ones in Asia.
Mike is an accomplished insurance professional with 40 years' experience in international markets, mostly in Asia. Until March this year Mike was Director and Chief Executive Officer, MSIG Insurance (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. and concurrently Regional Head of Broker and Bancassurance Distribution for MSIG Holdings (Asia) Pte. Ltd.
"We are delighted to welcome this insurance legend to the team," said Otbert de Jong, CEO of Inmediate. "Mike is a proven leader in his field of expertise and a passionate expert at insurance innovation. His vast expertise and complementing skillset will further strengthen delivery of the value proposition to our clients."
"Blockchain has evolved from its roots as a niche science to become a significant concept in business and the power that it has will cause paradigm shift to all areas of the insurance industry. It is a great honour to work with Inmediate to improve the innovative usage of blockchain and other new technologies in insurance," Mr. Gourlay stated.
Inmediate builds and operates Future Ready Smart Insurance using digitisation for insurers that want to use the power of new technology, to improve process control such as underwriting, claims and fraud performance as well as customer experience.