Dani Katz, Co-founder & Director: Optalitix: Fix the roof while the sun is still shining (298)

InsTech - insurance & innovation with Matthew Grant

Apr 14 2024 • 21 mins

Optalitix was borne out of the need for ‘optimization’ and ‘analytics’, as Co-founder and Director Dani Katz realized the biggest blocker for insurance companies was converting spreadsheets. Having now expanded beyond spreadsheets, Optalitix offers three software products to UK (re)insurers and MGAs.

Robin Merttens spoke to Dani about the spreadsheet polemic, innovation in the London Market and the permeability of finding solutions to difficult problems in both work and personal life.

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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:

  • Describe how the London Market can adopt digital transformation
  • Explain how an underwriting workbench operates and how an insurer can adopt them
  • Identify the issue with spreadsheets and what are the pros and cons of using them

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