Cover Genius

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Cover Genius is an insurance technology company that distributes insurance products for online businesses. Its technologies include XCover, a distribution platform providing coverage for lines of insurance in different countries, languages, and currencies, and XClaim that is an API for real-time payment of approved claims.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQLondon, GB
Websitecovergenius.com
Employee Ratings4.6

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)207(+6%)
Job Openings95
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Cover Genius

Chris Bayley

Chris Bayley

Co-Founder & Chief Innovation Officer
Angus McDonald

Angus McDonald

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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Cover Genius Office Locations

Cover Genius has offices in London, Sydney, Toronto and Abcoude
London, GB (HQ)
18 Finsbury Square, Finsbury
London, GB
6, 4 Ravey St, Shoreditch
Sydney, AU
level 19/45 Clarence St
Sydney, AU
Level 6/9 Barrack St
Toronto, CA
40 King St W #2100
Abcoude, NL
Bergvliet 6
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Cover Genius Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Cover Genius total Funding

$22.3 m

Cover Genius latest funding size

$10.7 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Cover Genius investors

Cover Genius's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $10.7 m. In total, Cover Genius has raised $22.3 m
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Cover Genius Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Cover Genius Online and Social Media Presence

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Cover Genius News and Updates

Insurtech Cover Genius hits unicorn after $100 million series C raise

Sydney insurtech Cover Genius has capped a staggering month of capital raises for Australian startups, raising $100 million in a series C. The round was led by Singapore office of Japanese insurer Sompo Holdings, chipping in around $68 million, joined by Silicon Valley VC G Squared and existing inve…

Cover Genius Secures $100M in Series C Round Driven by Sompo Holdings Asia to Expand its Embedded Insurance Platform

Investment to fuel international expansion as the company triples gross written (GWP) in six months Investment to fuel international expansion as the company triples gross written (GWP) in six months

Cover Genius Accelerates US Growth with Appointment of Darcy Shapiro as Chief Operating Officer, Americas, and Amir Massoudi as Global Chief Revenue Office

NEW YORK, March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cover Genius, the global insurtech leader whose insurance distribution platform provides protection for the customers of some of the world’s largest online companies, has named Darcy Shapiro Chief Operating Officer, Americas, and Amir Massoudi Global Ch…

This pitch deck won insurtech firm Cover Genius the backing of an early Palantir investor in a $10 million round

Summary List Placement Australian insurtech startup Cover Genius recently announced it had raised around $10 million in a funding round backed by King River Capital and Leap Capital.  Founded in 2014, Cover Genius counts major technology companies such as Ebay, Booking Holdings, and the UK's Nation…

Cover Genius Teams up with Global Small Business Financial Platform Leader Intuit QuickBooks

Gives small businesses access to a range of insurance products tailored to their needs Gives small businesses access to a range of insurance products tailored to their needs

Australian insurtech company Cover Genius raises $10.7m led by King River Capital

The funding round was supplemented by a loan from Leap Capital. The post Australian insurtech company Cover Genius raises $10.7m led by King River Capital appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
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Cover Genius Blogs

Arijit Chakraborty dicusses The Need for Personalized Insurance for the Asia Insurtech Podcast

the need for personalization and a smooth claims experience In a recent interview Arijit Chakraborty, Managing Director for APAC, spoke with the Asia InsurTech Podcast on embedded insurance, the need for personalization, and the importance of a smooth claims experience.  The shift towards a digital …

Singapore FinTech Festival: Embedded Insurance & The Future of Distribution

In a recent showcasing at the Singapore FinTech Festival, Arijit Chakraborty, Managing Director APAC, discusses the convenience of Embedded Insurance and the paradigm shift in insurance distribution. Traditionally, insurance has been distributed through a broker or via the insurer’s website. For mo…

Fireside Chat: Cover Genius at the World FinTech Festival

In a recent interview with Stone & Chalk at the World Fintech Festival, Chris Bayley, Chief Innovation Officer & Co-Founder, explains why Cover Genius was developed and discusses the future of embedded insurance within financial products. The post Fireside Chat: Cover Genius at the World Fi…

Cover Genius Accelerates Growth in India in Collaboration with E-commerce Marketplace Flipkart

Cover Genius, the insurtech for embedded insurance, today announced its continued growth in India with the signing of homegrown e-commerce marketplace, Flipkart. This momentous news follows Cover Genius’ recent Series C funding round of $70M USD, which is being used to expand its global distribution…

Insurance the New Way

In a recent panel with Insuretech Connect, Chris Bayley, our Chief Innovation Officer & Co-Founder, discusses the new way of protecting customers through embedded insurance and how the pandemic has changed the way we view protection. The post Insurance the New Way appeared first on Cover Genius…

Rhino Partners with Cover Genius To Protect Renters with Embedded Insurance, Bringing Convenience to the Rental Experience

Rhino, the leading real estate technology company, today announced its expansion into renters insurance, in partnership with Cover Genius, the leading insurtech for embedded insurance. Coupled with Rhino’s core product, Security Deposit Insurance, the new Renters’ Insurance offering will maximize th…
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Cover Genius Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cover Genius founded?

    Cover Genius was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Cover Genius key executives?

    Cover Genius's key executives are Chris Bayley and Angus McDonald.

  • How many employees does Cover Genius have?

    Cover Genius has 207 employees.

  • Who are Cover Genius competitors?

    Competitors of Cover Genius include Ignatica, Nimbla and weSure.

  • Where is Cover Genius headquarters?

    Cover Genius headquarters is located at 18 Finsbury Square, Finsbury, London.

  • Where are Cover Genius offices?

    Cover Genius has offices in London, Sydney, Toronto and Abcoude.

  • How many offices does Cover Genius have?

    Cover Genius has 6 offices.