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Germany’s Insurtech wefox Appoints Paul Onnen as Chief Technology Officer

wefox, the European insurtech, has appointed Paul Onnen as Chief Technology Officer, with immediate effect. Mr. Onnen takes over the role from Sergi Banos who “was promoted to Chief Platform Officer (CPO) as the company accelerates its plans to launch the platform that will connect… Read More

Berlin’s Insurtech wefox Launches New Initiative to Support Digital Insurance Services

wefox, the Berlin-based insurtech, is launching a new brand claim: “wefox Empowering Insurance”. The new brand claim defines the company’s unique position “as more than just an insurance company.” It paves the way for wefox to also “provide a wide range of tech-enabled insurance solutions.”… Read More

European Insurtech wefox Appoints Jonathan Wismer as Group Chief Financial Officer

wefox is stepping up its plans for profitable growth and global expansion with the appointment of Jonathan Wismer as its new Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) “effective 1 October 2023.” Wismer joins the company’s executive team and “reports to CEO Julian Teicke, founder of wefox.”… Read More

European Insurtech Firm wefox Appointed As Affinity Insurance Partner by WINDTRE, Italy’s Telecommunications Business

wefox, which claims tobe one of the leading insurtech firms, has been appointed as affinity insurance partner by WINDTRE, Italy’s telecommunications business. The company has launched its own insurance agency, WINDTRE Assicurazioni, “to provide insurance directly to its customers.” wefox will provide “a range of… Read More

Insurtech wefox Partners with Green & Advanced Transport Ecosystem (GATE)

wefox, which claims to be one of the world’s leading insurtechs, and GATE (Green & Advanced Transport Ecosystem), have formed a new partnership that uses digital solutions and a pay-per-use formula for the long-term rental of electric commercial vehicles, founded by Iveco Group. The multi-year… Read More

European Insurtech wefox Announces New Appointments to Extended Executive Committee

wefox, which claims to be the world’s leading Insurtech, has made three new appointments to its Extended Executive Committee. Dr Ronny Fischer is appointed as SVP Strategy, Fabienne Doerig is appointed as SVP Operations and Dr Marc Olivier Morant joins the ExCo in his existing… Read More

Insurtech wefox Raises $110 Million Series D at $4.5 Billion Valuation

wefox, a Germany-based Insurtech, has raised $110 million in Series D funding along with a $55 million revolving credit facility from Barclays and JP Morgan. The equity capital was raised at a valuation of $4.5 billion. wefox described the funding as buttressing its business model… Read More

Insurtech wefox Appoints Dr. Günther Blaich as Country Lead for Germany

wefox, which claims to be one of the world’s leading Insurtech firms, has announced the appointment of Dr. Günther Blaich as the Country Lead for Germany. Effective immediately, Dr. Blaich will be “responsible for leading wefox Germany and driving the company’s growth and profitability strategy.”… Read More

Berlin’s Insurtech wefox Appoints Former Klarna Chief Risk Officer to Board

wefox, the Berlin-headquartered digital insurance firm, has appointed Hanna Jacobsson to the Board. Jacobsson will be serving as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Julian Teicke, CEO and Founder of wefox stated: “As we continue to double our revenues and maintain our focus on growth… Read More

Berlin’s Insurtech Unicorn wefox Secures $650M in Capital via Series C, Reports $3B Post Money Valuation

Berlin-based wefox, a leading digital insurance firm, has acquired $650 million in capital as part of a Series C round. wefox now reports a post-money valuation of $3 billion. This latest investment round represents the largest Series C to date for an Insurtech (internationally), according… Read More

Insurtech: Germany’s Insurance Technology Firm Wefox Group Secures $110 Million via Series B Round

Berlin headquartered Wefox Group, an Insurtech firm that has developed the consumer-facing insurance app and carrier One and Wefox, an insurance platform, has secured $110 million via a recent Series B round according to a company release. The additional funding has doubled Wefox’x Series B… Read More

Insurtech Strategy: wefox Targets Brokers to Massively Reduce Acquisition Costs While ONE Provides Real Time Insurance

Insurtech is seeking to upend and address the shortcomings of a sector of finance that many love to hate. Insurance is a unique product you pay for that you hope you never have to use. And too frequently, when you do need to use an… Read More

Throwing Down the Gauntlet: Insurtech ONE Says it Will Outgrow Lemonade from the Start

ONE, the German Insurtech company, has thrown down the gauntlet claiming they will outgrow US based Lemonade in service growth.  Lemonade is one of the highest profile Insurtech platforms that is doggedly rolling out across the US. Starting first with homeowners / renters insurance, Lemonade… Read More

Ready to be Disrupted: Europe’s First Digital Only Insurance Company “ONE” to Launch Next Month

ONE (part of the Wefox Group) wants to change the way the world uses and purchases insurance and apparently the company is going to launch in September.  Starting in Europe, ONE, the newest Insurtech startup, says it will reinvent insurance many different ways. The insurance… Read More

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