Roanoke Travel Insurance, a subsidiary of Munich Re Specialty Group North America, has partnered with the travel insurtech startup battleface to launch product sales in the US.
battleface offers travel insurance products and assistance to travelers using an API-driven platform.
The arrangement with Roanoke is expected to enable the insurtech to offer its products and services to US residents in the growing adventure travel market.
battleface will provide a partnership to specialty travel agencies, operators and advisors offering custom-built products.
“battleface has the technology, expertise and infrastructure in place for when the world reopens its doors. Adding in Roanoke’s travel insurance capabilities for US customers, this is a fantastic opportunity and we are excited to be working with them,” said Roanoke Travel Insurance Division Vice President Lisa Conway.
Sasha Gainullin, Chief Executive Officer of battleface, also commented: “battleface is proud to offer products that meet the needs of US travelers who face challenging situations in equally-challenging destinations. With battleface, our customers can rely on the fact that their travel insurance is as tough as they are.”