CLARA analytics, a provider of artificial intelligence technology in the commercial insurance industry, has appointed Andrew Pinkes and Dave Hollander to its board of directors.
The company says the additions are in response to accelerated demand for its products over the past year.
Pinkes brings over 29 years of experience in the global insurance industry and has held positions at CNA and XL Group.
He has also spent more than a decade each at The Hartford and Travelers.
Hollander has over 30 years’ industry experience, with roles involving both broad business and IT strategy as well as hands-on leadership and implementation of major operational change programs.
“Andrew and Dave are two of the sharpest minds in the P&C space, and I’m thrilled to welcome them to our board,” said Gary Hagmueller, CEO of CLARA.
Their combined experience and knowledge will help CLARA accelerate its mission of transforming the P&C claims space through AI-powered applications.”
Commenting on his appointment, Pinkes said, “CLARA’s use of AI provides distinctive customer-centric capability and delivers measurable outcomes and results. CLARA is leading the way with advanced capabilities and improving outcomes.”
Hollander added, “I know from direct observation that there is a correlation between innovation and market influence.
“That’s why I’m confident about CLARA’s continued leadership and why I look forward to lending my skills and expertise to the board in order to continue this growth and make an even greater impact.”