MAPTYCS® is an insurtech company based in NYC

MAPTYCS® is easy to use, easy to implement, and performs well with large datasets. Our solution can be used in standalone or integrated to existing systems (underwriting or RMIS solutions) via APIs. We work in a secure environment and MAPTYCS® is SOC 2 certified.

MAPTYCS® Inc. was founded in 2016 in NY, and our clients are risk managers, captives, (re)insurance brokers and (re)insurers in Europe, UK, US, and Singapore.

Maptycs Founders & Advisory Board


CEO and Co-founder

Jacqueline Legrand started her professional career in technology with IBM before joining the insurance industry in France, over two decades ago. During her career, she served as COO and Executive Board Member of a 600 staff brokerage firm in Europe and Brazil, and as CEO of both Brokerslink, one of the largest brokers networks in the world and HighDome PCC, a captive insurance company domiciled in Malta. Earlier in her career, she oversaw the international business at Crystal & Company in New York. Jacqueline has been recognized as an Insurance Executive to Watch and a Top Insurtech Leader.


CPO and Co-founder

Ernest Legrand is Chief Product Officer and Co-founder at MAPTYCS® and is based in New York. He specializes in developing advanced insurance solutions, leveraging a vast array of powerful technologies in environments such as Generative Artificial Intelligence (Gen AI), Geographic Information System (GIS), in-memory computing, NoSQL database. Earlier in his career, Ernest was Vice-President of strategy and marketing for IBM in the banking and insurance industry worldwide. Before moving to New York, he was member of the board at CGI, one of the largest Software and Services companies in Europe.


Advisory Board Member

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 MEA, with additional responsibility over market New Entrants and the Lloyds Lab. Dawn has been recognized as an Insurance Executive to Watch.


Advisory Board Member

Mark Breading is a Senior Partner at Resource Pro Consulting, providing a broad range of consulting and outsourcing services to the P&C industry. He leads ReSource Pro’s Advisory and Research business. Mark is well known for his insights on the future of the insurance industry and innovative uses of technology, having spent 25 years as 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.


Advisory Board Member

Steve Hearn is the Chair of the London market’s e-placement platform, Placing Platform Limited (PPL). Until recently, he was CEO of Inver Re and a member of the Ardonagh Group’s executive Leadership team. Previously, he was BGC Partners’ insurance Group CEO, Group Chief Executive of the Ed Broking Group, Deputy CEO of Willis Group Holdings, Chairman and CEO of Willis Global, CEO of Willis Re and CEO of Willis Limited, President and CEO of Marsh Affinity Europe, Chairman of the London Market Group (LMG), the London International Insurance Brokers’ Association (LIIBA) and Vice President of the Insurance Institute of London.


Advisory Board Member

Tim Wilks works with Rapid Ratings, a New York-based financial research firm. He leads the sales and business development in the insurance industry and the Company’s global account management unit. Tim has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry and held senior positions with insurance firms that include Sedgwick PLC, Marsh and McLennan Companies, Inc., Aon PLC, and Crystal & Co. He has been an advisor to Imperial Capital, a Toronto-based private equity firm focused on insurance broking investment, from selecting acquisition targets through to conducting due diligence.