Inmarsat, space technology and the future of insurance: Reflections from an insurance buyer

The Old Library, Lloyd's
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
1:10 pm – 1:55 pm
    • Claes Martenson, VP Risk Management & Insurance, Inmarsat
  • Aviation lecture

In this IIL aviation lecture Claes Martenson reflected on what he has learnt as a buyer of insurance and broker services for large multinational companies, especially Aviation and Space insurance.

Claes covered the following areas:

  • Broker and insurer relationships
  • Underwriting information and disclosure
  • What is different in space insurance
  • Future of space technology
  • Large claims lessons
  • Global programmes
  • Good and bad insurance company behaviour
  • Premiums
  • Captives and deductibles
  • Innovation and clever solutions
  • His ideas of the future of insurance

By the end of this lecture members would have gained an insight into:

  • How to get the best out of your broker
  • How to get the best insurance solutions
  • What is different with aviation and space insurance

Clive Smith, Aon.

  • The Old Library, Lloyd's
  • One Lime Street
  • London
  • EC3M 7HA
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