LAIF (Latin America Insurance Fund) is the first and only corporate venture capital fund in Latin America specialized in startups in the insurance industry. Our goal is to build a bridge between the world of entrepreneurs and the insurance industry.
We work with the most innovative insurtech projects in Latin America. Our vision is that technology is changing the Insurance Industry through the work of Insurtech Leaders and Innovators around the world.
LAIF invests in startups that, through innovation at any stage in their development, add value to the insurance industry and have the potential to scale up regionally.
InsureTech Connect 2019
InsureTech Connect 2019 took place September 23-25 in Las Vegas, USA. InsureTech Connect is the world’s largest insurtech gathering where entrepreneurs, investors, insurance executives, and risk managers meet to solve cutting-edge problems in the insurance sector.
ITC and LAIF made a unique alliance creating the ITC-LAIF 2019 Award, which is a price for the best start-up in the industry in Latin America.
The ITC-LAIF Award
The ITC-LAIF Award arises from the first competition in the world that promotes the work of startups dedicated to Insurtech in Latin America. The objective is to support and encourage projects with innovative technology-based services that benefit the insurance ecosystem. The 2019 winner was Hello Zum.
ITC + DIA World Tour 2020
This year the biggest insurtech evento in the world was held online and consisted of 35 stops which represented different cities and regions. LAIF was selected with CELENT as the official partner on LATAM. The event presented great talks with founders of the best insurtech at an international level, a thought leadership panel with CEOs of insurance carriers and investment funds and a pitch competition with the 5 most innovative startups of the region. The winner was Lisa Insurtech, a startup that is revolutionizing the claims area.
Organizers of the ITC + DIA World Tour 2020
Latin America Insurance Fund is a syndicated corporate venture Capital fund that strategically invests-partners with game changing startups that add value to the insurance industry and have the potential to scale up regionally.
InsureTech Connect (ITC) was founded by Jay Weintraub and Caribou Honig and is the world’s largest insurtech event, offering unparalleled access to the largest and most comprehensive gathering of tech entrepreneurs, investors and insurance industry executives from across the globe.
Digital Insurance Agenda (DIA) is initiated by Reggy de Feniks and Roger Peverelli and is missioned to accelerate innovation by connecting insurance executives with insurtech leaders. DIA is the largest European insurance technology conference
Celent is a research, advisory, and consulting firm that provides technology and business strategy advice to the global financial services industry. Celent offers unbiased insight into the latest trends, the competitive landscape, and the existing market structure. The research is conducted by in-house analysts with extensive experience in the industry