Aly Dhalla is the CEO/co-founder of Finaeo, a venture-backed insurtech startup that is reshaping insurance distribution to help independent advisers thrive in a digital era. Finaeo provides advisers with a digital toolkit, paired with an on-demand concierge back office, to enable advisers to create the future of advice: the “Bionic Advisor.”
Dhalla spent his early career as a banker before leaving to become the first employee of a startup, which was acquired by Benefits by Design, a national third party administrator, where he served as managing partner before launching Finaeo.
He also co-founded TriCelerate, a not-for-profit tech incubator to help youth go from idea to product.
In part one of our series, we explored the evolution of traditional marketplaces toward fully integrated experiences that include complex industries such as regulated services. In this article, we’ll take a more focused lens on the insurance industry and the value that can be created through digitally connected ecosystems. Let’s break this out into the […]
Marketplaces have existed for as long as humans have had products and supplies to trade. Marketplaces transcend cultures and languages — from bazaars (Persian), souks (Arabic), to marchés (French) — and the definition remains consistent throughout: an open or public area where products are bought and sold. Over the centuries, marketplaces have continuously evolved from […]
I talk to a LOT of executives on a weekly basis from all parts of the insurance industry: Senior executives at the reinsurer level C-level executives at the insurer level C-level executives at the intermediary level Regulators Reporters/writers/bloggers Wholesalers Advisers Administrators Other insurtechs Literally anyone who will talk about the sexy subject of Insurance! These […]