Jimmy Engstrom

Jimmy Engstrom

Jimmy Engström is assistant director, product development, ISO Insurance Programs & Analytic Services. Mr. Engström has held numerous product and marketing roles within Verisk Analytics and holds the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation.

Peer-to-Peer Ridesharing: Unwanted exposure or opportunity?

The past few years have seen the rise of so-called transportation network companies (TNCs) such as Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar. These companies have built technology platforms that enable passengers to...

How do you mitigate losses from extreme weather events?

For many insurers, 2011 will go down in history as one of the costliest years ever for weather-related losses. In the spring, we had deadly tornadoes and powerful hailstorms. Later on, it was...

Cross-Selling Auto and Homeowners Polices: A Big Opportunity for Personal Lines Insurers

Cross-selling is big business for insurance companies. Retention rates are about 10 percent higher for customers who bundle their auto and homeowners policies compared with monoline policyholders....