What Revived Telematics in the UK?August 17, 2012Aviva recently announced a new initiative that uses consumers' own mobile phones to gather driving data four years after it ditched usage-based insurance due to lack of interest. PwC UK's Jonathan Burdett tells I&T why the time was right to re-enter the bu
Can Social Media Save Life Insurance?October 20, 2011Let's be honest: Selling life insurance is about getting people to buy something related to their death, and who wants to think about that? More insurers are looking to begin that talk with prospects by turning to the most conversational technology availab
Insurers' Innovation Talk Is Cheap, CIO SaysSeptember 27, 2011Proven technologies can help insurers entice customers, lower operational costs and develop innovative business processes, but caution tends to win over audacity when it comes to adopting those technologies.
Frazee Joins Aviva USA as CIODecember 15, 2009The former West Bend Mutual CIO will be responsible for all IT functions supporting Aviva's U.S. life and annuity business.
Aviva Names Mark Hodges Sole U.K. CEOOctober 06, 2009Hodges will lead both U.K. life and general insurance units as part of an ongoing transformation. Aviva also announced that, upon the retirement of Tom Godlasky, Igal Mayer will become CEO for North America and Robin Spencer will be chief risk officer.