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Cowbell appoints David Junius to CFO role

13th October 2022

Cowbell has appointed David Junius to be its new chief financial officer. Junius, who recently departed his role of chief financial officer at SiriusPoint, joins the firm in the wake of Cowbell debuting Adaptive Cyber Insurance. Jack Kudale, founder and CEO at Cowbell, said: "I am looking forward to David joining ... Read the full article

Cowbell launches new specialty unit

29th September 2022

Cowbell has launched a new subsidiary to be known as Cowbell Specialty. A statement from the firm said that the launch augments its current business model as Cowbell Specialty joins a reputed panel of 15 carriers and reinsurers that currently support Cowbell Prime cyber insurance programs. Paired with Cowbell Re - the ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber makes senior appointments in Matthew Jones and Sean Park

2nd September 2022

Cowbell Cyber has hired Matthew Jones as its new chief strategy officer, while simultaneously appointing Sean Park to its board of directors. The firm said that Jones is joining the firm from Anthemis, where he was managing director after a stint at Swiss Re. Park, a co-founder and co-CIO of Anthemis ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber appoints Julia Cederroth as senior director of reinsurance

17th August 2022

Cowbell Cyber, a cyber insurance provider for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), has appointed Julia Cederroth as senior director of reinsurance. Prior to joining Cowbell, Cederroth served as vice president and cyber treaty broker at Gallagher Re as a member of the Global Treaty Broking team and Cyber Center of Excellence. ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber links up with Swiss Re

11th August 2022

Cowbell Cyber is partnering up with Swiss Re to bring insurance to firms using Amazon Web Services (AWS) and have revenues of up to $750m. According to the two firms, the program grants customers access to Cowbell Factors which provide a relative rating of an organization's risk profile against the company's ... Read the full article

Cowbell launches its product on Amwins’ Professional Lines portal

3rd August 2022

Cowbell Cyber, a cyber insurance provider for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) has been selected by Amwins, an independent wholesale distributor of specialty insurance and services, as trusted digital partner for cyber insurance. According to the announcement, the partnership delivers on the promise of leveraging technology to automate cyber insurance applications ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber partners with Palomar on reinsurance capacity

7th July 2022

Cowbell Cyber, the cyber insurance provider for small and medium-sized enterprises, has announced an agreement with Palomar Excess & Surplus Insurance Company to double the available reinsurance capacity for Cowbell Prime 250, Cowbell's cyber coverage for businesses with up to $250 million in revenue. The agreement brings ... Read the full article

Cowbell releases Q2 Cyber Round-Up 

23rd June 2022

Cowbell Cyber has announced the results of its Q2 cyber insurance risk report, the Cowbell Cyber Round-Up. The report offers insight into and rationale behind cyber insurance for SMEs. A recent survey by GlobalData found that many SMEs will leave themselves exposed to cyber risk in 2022 due to ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber launches the Cyber Risk Heatmap

30th May 2022

Cowbell Cyber has launched the Cyber Risk Heatmap. According to the firm, this new feature will provide all of Cowbell's agencies and brokers, insurance and reinsurance partners, and underwriters with immediate visibility into the distribution of covered risk in their portfolios. Rajeev Gupta, co-founder, and chief product officer at Cowbell Cyber, said: ... Read the full article

79% of policyholders believe cyber insurance is worth the cost: Cowbell Cyber

14th April 2022

Findings from Cowbell Cyber’s first ever cyber insurance report dedicated to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) – Cyber Round Up, highlighted that 79% of policyholders believe that cyber insurance is worth the cost. In January 2022, Cowbell surveyed its policyholders – SMEs with up to $250 million in revenue, to ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber hires new CTO

24th March 2022

Cowbell Cyber has appointed Joshua Chan as its new CTO. Chan will be joining the firm from Zimperium, where he was previously that company’s vice president of engineering. He joins Kara Owens, who joined the company earlier this month from Markel to become Cowbell’s chief insurance officer. The company has ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber secures $100mn in capital

17th March 2022

Provider of cyber insurance for small and medium-sized enterprises, Cowbell Cyber, has secured $100 million in capital led by Anthemis Group with participation from Permira Funds, PruVen Capital, NYCA Partners, Viola Fintech and all existing investors. This latest financing will increase investment in data science, underwriting, risk engineering and claims management; ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber appoints chief insurance officer

2nd March 2022

Cowbell Cyber has appointed a new chief insurance officer in Kara Owens. Owens’s appointment, nearly four years after she was hired by Markel to lead its global cyber executive, will see her oversee reinsurance partnerships, and risk and portfolio management, as well as driving new product development and innovation. It ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber and Smart Choice to team up

24th February 2022

Cowbell Cyber and Smart Choice are to partner up to help distribute cyber coverage and risk monitoring services. Under the arrangement, Smart Choice's network of 9,000 agency partners across 45 states will have access to Cowbell Prime 100, Cowbell's flagship standalone and admitted cyber insurance product. Smart Choice said in a statement ... Read the full article

Cowbell Cyber makes two leadership hires

26th January 2022

Cowbell Cyber has appointed Theresa Le as Head of Claims and Risk Engineering and Dan Palardy as Lead Actuary as part of the company's expansion plan. Le brings just under 20 years of experience working with insurers and will provide leadership to both the claims and risk engineering teams. She most ... Read the full article