Saman Jabbari is the co-founder and CEO of Covrly Insurance with a vision to revolutionize the insurance industry. Working with and backed by early-stage VC firm Antler, Covrly is building innovative insurance and tech services that better allow companies to protect themselves from the risks of the new age.

Prior to Covrly, Saman worked for over 10 years in the insurance industry. Working at one of Sweden’s top insurance firms Trygg-Hansa and the finance company-owned FörsäkringsGirot, he has experience from executive roles in business development, implementing business strategies, establishing new partnerships and coaching managers.

One of his goals is to use his prior experience to bridge the gap between insurance and modern technology, a connection he believes is ready for much-needed disruption and innovation.

Appears in:

Panel Discussion: The Swedish disruption dilemma: Insurtech and Direct Insurers.

11/02/2020 / 09:50 - 10:20

The path for innovation is covered with wicked challenges from identifying which customers to target, to how to cooperate with established incumbents. In reference and memoriam to the work of the innovation guru Clayton Christensen, this panel aims to identify the signals of change in the insurtech industry, map the competitive head-to-head battles between startups and incumbents, and explore the strategic decisions that Sweden could take to increase the ultimate chances of insurtech success.