Reinventing Finance Podcast – in Collaboration with ITC DIA Europe

Reinventing Finance is a Podcast hosted by Tom van der Lubbe, Co-Founder of Viisi Mortgages, and Nikolaus Sühr, CEO and Co-Founder of KASKO. This Podcast is for anyone who is interested in the current developments of the Insurtech, Insurance, Fintech and Finance market.

In episode 45 of the Reinventing Finance Podcast, Tom van der Lubbe and Nikolaus Sühr, had the pleasure of talking with Frederik Wulff, the CEO of Markel Insurance SE (European carrier within the Markel Group) in charge of the European business.


In episode 44 of the Reinventing Finance Podcast, Tom van der Lubbe and Nikolaus Sühr had the pleasure of talking with Dr David Stachon Former COO and Advisor to the CEO of Wefox.


In this episode of the Reinventing Finance Podcast, Tom van der Lubbe and Nikolaus Sühr had the pleasure of talking with the investor, Max Chee Head of Aquiline Technology Growth, and the investee, Chris Slater Founder & CEO at Oka, The Carbon Insurance Company.


Tim Quayle is the CEO of One Advent based in London UK, a specialist MGA services platform that helps MGA businesses launch and grow by providing an infrastructure and regulatory environment to enable that.


Tom Van der Lubbe and Nikolaus Sühr were delighted to welcome the founders of InsurTech Riskwolf, Thomas Krapf, CEO, and René Alexander Papesch, CTO, as guests to the Reinventing Finance Podcast.


Shameer Sachdev is the Founder & Managing Director of Growth Gorilla a "Fintech Digital Marketing Agency”, that helps global fintechs with their go-to-market, growth and mastering their market entry.


Adam Chadroff is an Investor at Equal Ventures, a seed-stage venture fund based in New York. As his daily business, Adam is looking for early-stage investments across the value chain in insurance and insurtech.


Stefano De Liguoro is the Chief Digital Officer at Zurich Spain and Head of Zurich Klinc. His task is to try creating new digital business models to simplify the way the customer interacts with insurance and also introduce young customers to the world of insurance.


Alex Taylor is the Global Head of Emerging Technology at QBE Ventures, a part of QBE Insurance, an international insurance company.


Dr Ali Hasan is the Chief Medical &Healthcare Officer at Vitality in the UK (a Subsidiary of “Discovery” from South Africa) they are offering Health, Life & Car Insurance insuring 1,5m lives in the UK.


This episode’s guest is Natalia Dorfman, CEO & Co-Founder of Kita, a very tech-driven Startup that provides Carbon Insurance for corporates.


Cenk Tabakoglu is the CEO of Lumnion, a pricing platform that offers AI and ML-based pricing for the Insurance industry and has already won over some well-known insurers with their tech.


This episode's guests are Simon Torrance, an independent advisor on new business models in the financial services sector and founder of Embedded Finance & Super App Strategies, and Dan White, founder of Ninety, an innovation & insurance agency


Uwe Schumacher is the CEO of DOMCURA AG the largest P&C MGA in Germany with 420m Gross Written Premium p.a. and has a profound background in the insurance industry.


Carla Venter, Head of Investments at, shapes the future of FinTech through investing, marketing & growth strategy


Bradley Brandon Cross is involved in the Islamic Insurance Business following the Islamic “Takaful” principles in the UK.


Walter de Oude, former CEO at HSBC and founder of Singapore Life and now Founder of Chocolate Finance


Inas Nureldin, one of three founders & the Managing Director of Tomorrow, a social business that disrupts the banking industry.


Philippe Moulin, an expert in automotive research and development and CEO of telematics provider Drive Quant.


Ian Gutterman is the Founder and CEO of the Informed Group, Inc.


Toby Stubbington, Managing Director of Pier Insurance and Ticketplan.


Suleiman Sukkar is the Director of Business Development and Deployments at Socotra, a modern policy admin system provider.


Gilad Shai, founder of InsurTech LA, a community of entrepreneurs, investors, insurance professionals, developers, product managers and business strategists.


Rick Huckstep is the Founder of the Wiser Newsletter and has decades of experience in the insurance and finance industry as advisor and investor.


George Kesselman is Chief Commercial Officer of Zhong An Tech (ZA Tech). George explains what ZA does and how it is different from the other known digital players and insurers in Asia.


Andrew Rear, founder of Munich Re's Digital Partners - one of the pioneers for the involvement of the corporate insurance sector in InsurTechs. Now works as insurtech board director, investor and adviser to several companies globally.


Spiros Margaris is VC, Advisor, Board Member of several companies, the “Number One Fintech Influencer” and the business owner at Margaris Ventures


Winnie Wong CEO & Executive Director at Asia Insurance and Avo Insurance and Chairman of the Hong Kong Federation of Insurers (HKFI)


Amélie Breitburd - CEO of Lloyd's Europe


Roger Peverelli, Co-Founder of Digital Insurance Agenda


Dr. Roman Rittweger Founder and CEO of the private health insurance provider Ottonova


Insurtech Queen Sabine Vanderlinden, CEO and Managing Partner of Alchemy Crew


Steven Mendel, CEO and Co-Founder of Bought By Many


Minh Q. Tran, Founder and Managing Partner of Mandalore Partners


Florian Graillot, Founder Partner of


Roger Peverelli, Co-Founder of Digital Insurance Agenda


Oliver Lang, CEO of wefox Insurance


Simon Torrance, Embedded Finance and Insurance Expert


Jean-Charles Velge, Co-Founder of Qover


Nigel Walsh, Managing Director Insurance at Google


Susanne Chishti, CEO of FINTECH Circle


Chris Cheatham, Vice President of Product at Bold Penguin


Eric Schuh, Deputy CEO and CEO at ELEMENT


Andrew Jernigan, CEO at Insured Nomads


Carolin Gabor, CEO of Movinx