InsurTechNZ Member Connect Event
The digital transformation of established insurers is changing how consumers buy and manage their insurance. At our Member Connect event on 25th November, hear from Tower and Partners Life how they are using data and digital tools to engage their customers, and discuss how InsurTechs can engage with insurers to improve the customer experience.
Michelle James - Managing Director - Tower Direct
With 20 years experience in Telco and IT in Australia and NZ, Michelle has brought a unique perspective of digital customer experience into the Insurance sector. She has been at Tower 5 years, and is Managing Director of Tower’s flagship direct to consumer business in New Zealand, leading the company’s digital, customer experience, brand, marketing, sales and retention agendas.
Kris Ballantyne - Chief Marketing Officer - Partners Life
Kris is responsible for the customer experience at Partners Life, and in his ten years working for the brand, Kris has seen how data has become more influential in guiding insurance buying decisions. Kris joined Partners Life in 2011 and became GM of Brand and Marketing in 2017. Prior to that he worked in Operations and Client Services roles in companies including ING.