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Harnessing the Power of Collaboration Through Data Driven Insights

By coriniumandrew | February 8, 2018

In the United States, P&C carriers are facing continuous change and uncertainty. Digital technologies, data analytics and social media will continue to transform the market landscape for the P&C carriers. Customer expectations and behaviors are evolving at a rapid pace, often faster than traditional mechanisms can react. The dynamic marketplace and changing customer expectations are making it… Read more.

Can we finally add “real-time” to catastrophe response systems?

By coriniumandrew | January 8, 2018

Many organizations with significant exposures to natural and man-made catastrophes struggle to quickly and accurately assess the impact of those disasters on their business. I still remember the days when a major hurricane, flood or earthquake would trigger a fire-fighting exercise for my entire analytics staff. We had to answer many questions – about the event’s… Read more.

Data Doctor – Taking the Pulse of the Chief Data Officer in Financial Services

By Alexis Efstathiou | November 30, 2016

  I have spoken with more than 50 Chief Data Officers (CDOs) and other senior data practitioners working in leading financial services organisations over the last two months. This has given me a fascinating insight into the health of the data space within financial services. So, how are we doing; are we prepared for the… Read more.

Will the Rise of Data Analytics Be the End of Privacy as We Know It?

By Alexis Efstathiou | November 30, 2016

  At the Chief Analytics Officer Forum-Europe, dozens of analytics leaders from a full range of industries came together in London’s Kensington neighborhood for the first CAO gathering east of the Atlantic. From financial services (Barclays, RBS, Bank of Ireland, etc) to retail products and services (eBay, Tesco, Unilever, etc), best practices and war stories… Read more.

Memo to CDOs: Here’s how to make your organisation love your data

By Alexis Efstathiou | November 29, 2016

  Possibly one of the most reverberating statements we’ve read of late is the headline of a recent Harvard Business Review article, which said: Data Scientist is the sexiest job of the 21st century. Indeed, data scientists and the rise of chief data officers have cast a spotlight on the relevance of big data and… Read more.