Bob Burns

VP of Product, Carpe Data
Bob Burns
Bob is currently Vice President of Product at Carpe Data which he joined in October of 2107. Carpe Data provides alternative source and next generation data products for insurance by leveraging the social web, online content, and other forms of next generation data.

A leading insurance data and technology product strategist and marketer with success in software solutions at the vendor, carrier, and data provider level, Bob has driven highly successful product development efforts in all three domains.

Most recently, Bob was Vice President of Product Strategy at Insurity leading the creation of solution definitions for the complex business and technological challenges that insurers face with core processing needs. Prior to that he was part of the LexisNexis Insurance Exchange leadership team leading product strategy, market communication, client relationships, including extensive work with agents, brokers, and carriers on all aspects of the insurance submission process. Prior to his role with the Insurance Exchange, Bob worked for many years at Insurity in various capacities including business analysis and design, client management, client system implementation, and product marketing & product management as the product owner for Policy Decisions.

Bob has spent his carrier in the insurance industry including a significant tenure at the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) managing industry relations for the Northeast region and interstate issue; and time at a Connecticut insurance agency. Bob holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from The University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT.