Yuri Poletto / Founder of Open and Embedded Insurance Observatory

A 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry, gained both within insurance companies (Assicurazioni Generali, Reale Mutua and Aviva) and collaborating with insurers, reinsurers, insurtechs, research and consulting companies as an Advisor on insurance innovation.

A solid knowledge of the insurance business and insurtech. A global professional network, gained through an international working experience in Italy, Ireland, and the UK.

My experience in a nutshell:

    • ️ 10 years within multinational insurance companies (Assicurazioni Generali, Aviva, Reale Mutua Assicurazioni), covering roles with an increasing level of responsibility in the Underwriting and Sales/Distribution departments
    • ️ 2 years as Founder of Darwinsurance, an insurtech startup
    • ️ 8 years as an advisor on insurance innovation, working both with industry players and service providers

In 2021 I founded the Open & Embedded Insurance Observatory, a global initiative with 38 members from North America, Europe and Asia. Purpose of the observatory is to build and grow the largest knowledge base on open and embedded insurance, and to promote and facilitate their adoption in the market.