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June 20, 2018 | 2 minute read

Margaris joins wefox Group advisory board

No.1 global FinTech influencer says “Business model of wefox Group has the highest potential to disrupt insurance industry”

wefox Group today announced the addition of Spiros Margaris, the leading global Fintech and Insurtech expert with more than two decades of management experience, to its global Advisory Board. wefox Group, which owns and operates Insurtech companies wefox and ONE, has raised approximately $55 million to date.

Mr. Margaris is the only person who reached “The Triple Crown” of influencer rankings by being ranked the global No. 1 FinTech, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain influencer by Onlaytica (05/2018). He recently delivered a TEDx talk on how Fintech can – and is – positively impacting the world as well as the keynote at EIOPA’s 2017 annual conference.

When we launched wefox Group, we wanted to become the online insurance standard globally – and Spiros Margaris is exactly the kind of leader to help us achieve that goal,” wefox Group CEO Julian Teicke said. “Spiros’ expertise with artificial intelligence and fintech will help us grow our position as a proactive insurance company – helping brokers better understand risk in real-time and giving customers easy-to-use insurance products that fit their needs.”

I have looked at the wefox Group insurtech business model from every angle and I believe they have the highest potential to disrupt global insurance industry,” said Spiros Margaris.


The highest potential to disrupt global insurance industry

Not only am I truly impressed by their execution in providing a win-win customer solution, but their approach incredibly scalable, which makes the future for wefox Group unlimited. It is a great honor to be part of such an accomplished team and I am looking forward to working together with the best Insurtech company out there”.

An outstanding addition to our global advisory board

Mr. Spiros Margaris, venture capitalist and senior advisor, is the first international influencer to achieve “The Triple Crown” of influencer rankings (Onalytica). He is ranked the No. 1 Fintech, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain influencer by Onalytica, the world’s leading Influencer Relationship Management (IRM) SaaS platform recognized by Gartner, Forrester and industry influencers.

He regularly appears in the top three positions of established global industry influencer rankings. He was ranked No. 2 Insurtech influencer by Onalytica and was ranked the No. 4 AI influencer by MarchTechPost (05/2018). He is a speaker at international FinTech and InsurTech conferences, and he publishes articles on his innovation proposals and thought leadership. He published an AI white paper, “Machine learning in financial services: Changing the rules of the game,” for the enterprise software vendor SAP.

– wefox Group, June, 2018