Eric Gewirtzman, CEO and co-founder of Bolt Solutions, is a leading force for innovation in the insurance industry, blending more than 20 years of expertise with extensive experience in creating and delivering game-changing insurance-related products and services.
He continuously strives to help carriers meet market demand and realize business growth in the face of significant disruption. He takes advantage of the lessons learned throughout a history of consulting with top firms on ground-breaking technology implementations, to give today’s carriers a competitive advantage and stronger growth.
At the beginning of this year, Deloitte released its predictions for the insurance industry. Topping the list of priorities was the need to “expand digital distribution and virtual service to cut costs and gain competitive advantages.” For insurers who have relied exclusively on independent or captive agent workforces, the way forward is unclear. How do […]
Twitter feeds of industry influencers lit up about ZhongAn’s recent $1.5 billion stock offering. There was a feeling in the air that the P&C insurance industry had finally turned a corner, reaching for direct-to-consumer distribution with open arms. However, customer satisfaction studies from J.D. Power indicate that U.S. insurers aren’t quite there yet. While more […]
In reading recent reports on insurtech, it was heartening to see the number of insurers that have chosen to gain the market-leading capabilities and tools they need to succeed by partnering with innovators. Many of the major insurers on the list are seeking differentiation, focused on augmenting their product lineup with a new offering, such as […]
At Bolt, we have been working with insurers since 2000, and I am often asked about the new startups entering the market and how traditional insurers can compete. The first thing I usually want people to understand is that not all insurtech is intent on disrupting the market. Bolt, for instance, is what we like […]