Ben Ruddle, Senior Principal: Publicis Sapient: Beyond Beige - The untapped potential of underserved niches (297)

InsTech - insurance & innovation with Matthew Grant

Apr 7 2024 • 18 mins

Robin Merttens is joined by Ben Ruddle, Senior Principle in Strategy at Publicis Sapient, to discuss how technology can help insurers cater to customers outside the typical insurance model. The discussion covers the concept of 'Beyond Beige,' focusing on the opportunity to serve individuals and businesses with unique or specialized needs that standard insurance products don't cover.

Key talking points include:

  • The rise of comparison sites
  • What is ‘Beyond Beige’ - the opportunities in the market
  • Publicis Sapient's expansion into insurance
  • Addressing the issue of underserved markets

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Continuing Professional Development

This InsTech Podcast Episode is accredited by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). By listening, you can claim up to 0.5 hours towards your CPD scheme.

By the end of this podcast, you should be able to meet the following Learning Objectives:

  • Specify why comparison sites are not helpful to the customer and their insurance journey
  • Define what markets are typically underinsured and why
  • Identify how incumbents can utilise technology to help better serve niche markets

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