Today, MAPTYCS®, a geospatial solution for property risk exposure management and event response, announced the addition of two recognized insurance industry veterans to the company’s Board of Advisors: Mark Breading and Dawn Miller. The new advisory board members will apply deep industry expertise and advise on the company’s expansion across the U.S. and Europe as MAPTYCS scales to become a world class property risk exposure management and event response platform.
Mark Breading is a Partner at Strategy Meets Action (SMA), a ReSource Pro Company. SMA is a research and advisory firm focused exclusively on the P&C industry. Mark is well known for his insights on the future of the insurance industry and innovative uses of technology having spent 25 years as the as the Global Insurance Strategist and Director of Global Financial Services Executive Conferences at IBM. His thought leadership in the areas of distribution strategies, InsurTech, transformational technologies, and digital strategies has earned him a consistent ranking as a Top Global Influencer in InsurTech.
“The insurance industry is undergoing significant transformation, with catastrophes and expansion of new, emerging risks putting great pressure on businesses, individuals, governments, and the insurance industry,” said Mr. Breading. “I believe that digital data and analytics is the key to differentiating capabilities, with geospatial analytics, in particular, emerging as an important area with high potential value for many across the insurance ecosystem. I’m thrilled to be joining the MAPTYCS Board at such an important time and believe Jacqueline and her team bring the right combination of deep industry insight, advanced technology and vital partnerships and relationships to be a major force in this transformation.”
Dawn Miller brings more than 20 years of experience to her new position on the MAPTYCS Board of Advisors, having managed oversight of underwriting, distribution, clients, and strategy, in leadership positions at Chubb, AXA, AIG and Willis. In her current role as the Commercial Director for Lloyd’s, the world’s leading marketplace for commercial, corporate and specialty risk solutions, she oversees Lloyd’s global network across the Americas, Europe, APAC and EMEA, with additional responsibility over market New Entrants and the Lloyds Lab. Dawn has been recognized as an Insurance Executive to Watch.
“The insurance industry is evolving around technology and it is becoming more clear that having the right platforms and data is critical to being able to serve customers effectively and ensure sustainability in our industry,” said Ms. Miller. “The ability for MAPTYCS to leverage its cutting-edge technology to collect real-time data and connect it seamlessly with underwriting systems can empower better informed advice and decisions, from premiums to reinsurance to payouts. It’s a game changer for the industry, and I’m excited to help to expand the reach of the MAPTYCS platform globally at such an important time for the industry.”
“We are excited to welcome two such insightful industry leaders and charter members to our Advisory Board,” said Jacqueline Legrand, Co-Founder and CEO of MAPTYCS. “We trust their experience and their belief that technology is one of the most powerful levers of business transformation will provide a significant advantage to MAPTYCS as we continue to expand across both continents.”