Munich Re to become Wrisk insurer partner

London 21st November 2016: Insurtech company Wrisk Ltd, which was founded earlier this year, has today entered into an agreement with Munich Re’s global Digital Partners business unit that will see Munich Re companies become the exclusive carrier for Wrisk’s business underwritten in UK, Europe and USA. Digital Partners will also provide Wrisk with access to some of their underwriting platform services.

Wrisk Co-founder & CEO, Nigel Barton said: “From the start we have been determined to work with really high quality insurers. Therefore, we are delighted to be working in these territories with Munich Re”.

Wrisk Co-founder & COO, Darius Kumana said: “As an insurtech business selecting the right carrier partner is absolutely crucial. In Digital Partners we are confident to have found a partner that shares our forward-looking mind-set when it comes to technology and innovation within the industry.”

Andrew Rear, CEO of Digital Partners, added: ”Digital Partners is a new Munich Re global venture designed to partner with digital disruptors who are changing the way insurance is experienced by customers. We are looking forward to working closely with Wrisk to enable them to offer a customised and holistic insurance proposition to the connected generation”