Guy Fraker has 30 years within the insurance industry and been on the leading edge of building innovation systems for the past 10 years spanning primary carriers, reinsurers and related sectors.
He leads ITL’s Innovator’s Studio, serving insurance companies, regulators and reinsurance firms, by helping them leverage consistent innovation for long-term leadership, growth and stability. Likewise, he coaches entrepreneurs leveraging Innovators Edge to launch new ventures.
Fraker has been featured in the New York Times, NBC, Silicon Valley blogs, Thinking Highways magazine, Forbes and a documentary,“Life on Wheels.” He has also appeared on Bloomberg Finance and National Underwriter webinars, provided keynotes in the U.S., Canada, India and Korea and guest lectured at graduate schools around the world. He has been engaged by U.S. and foreign governments, Fortune 100 firms and international trade associations, as well as startup entrepreneurs, venture capital firms and game-changing institutions such as the X-Prize Foundation.
He is the author of “Cre8tfutures: The Best Futures Are Those We Create Together.”
In a season of unprecedented change and hyperbolic rhetoric, we want to sound a word of caution and suggest the U.S. property/casualty insurance industry think critically about the possible adverse consequences of a headlong rush to impose steep rate increases to cover anticipated loss exposures. While raising rates might be how the industry has responded […]
As companies emerge from government-mandated COVID-19 shutdowns and begin re-opening, they will have to balance a desire to resume operations with the risk of a liability exposure from customers or employees who get sick and claim the business was to blame. In tomorrow’s fragile economic recovery, such litigation could mean the end of a business. […]
The insurtech movement spawned what some have called a cottage industry, others a revival, of insurance-focused conferences. While there is now an abundance of choice, not all events are created equal: Some may be strong in networking opportunities but light on valuable content, and others may have great topics but constrain the time, or load […]
Before “insurtech” becomes the next over-used buzz-phrase to hate, let’s step back for a moment and consider the truly unprecedented scope of opportunity for growth facing those in the various risk management sectors who embrace the inevitable reinvention of this trillion-dollar industry. As the whirlwind of start-ups and innovation occurring across insurance business models evolved […]