37 MIN

How Culture Fits Forge Innovation Partnerships in Insurance | Arslan Hannani, Travelers

In this episode of Making Risk Flow, host Juan de Castro is joined by Arslan Hannani, a Vice President at Travelers, to discuss the role culture plays in driving innovation in the insurance industry. With Travelers being a 165-year-old global insurance company, Arslan firmly understands the importance of evolving in the space. Together, the pair discuss how the innovation team works closely with business units to achieve growth, ways to get over the challenging innovation hurdles of capacity and funding, the pros and cons of acquisitions vs. partnerships, and why cultural compatibility plays a pivotal role in successful organisations.