Zurich is first international client for insurtech Snapsheet

Multi-line insurance company Zurich has announced a collaboration with with Snapsheet to expand the latter into international business.

Snapsheet's digital claims platform with be expanded to Zurich operations in Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. The service will be available for Ireland first.

Banners fly outside a Zurich Insurance Group AG building in Zurich, Switzerland, on Thursday, August 6, 2015. Zurich Insurance is raising financing ahead of a possible takeover offer for RSA Insurance Group that could come as early as next week, according to people familiar with the matter. Photographer: Alessandro Della Bella/Bloomberg

Snapsheet’s SaaS-based offering allows multiple channel input for a quick customer interaction. Allowing customer intake through email, text, web and via mobile app, the platform also enables digital payments and automation that helps process claims faster.

Ian Thompson, Zurich's Group Chief Claims Officer shared, “The collaboration with Snapsheet will allow Zurich to further streamline the claims journey for our customers and provide additional innovative services. We are very excited to enter into this strategic relationship with an insurtech that is paving the way for new innovation in the insurance industry."

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