Ian Summers

Chief Executive Officer, Sequel

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Ian Summers is the chief executive officer of Sequel, where he leads the insurance software innovation firm’s global strategic growth. His mission is to provide a unique and unparalleled client experience by delivering transformational solutions that fuse data and software. With more than 30 years of experience driving innovation and change, Ian champions the use of technology for competitive advantage.

Prior to joining Sequel in 2014 as business development director, Ian was chief information officer at Aon Group Limited.

In 2020, ACORD, the global standards-setting body for the insurance industry, named Ian a Top Ten InsurTech Leader in the category of global ecosystem-building.

Ian studied managerial studies at Ashridge Business School and breakthrough strategic thinking from the Cranfield University School of Management.

As an industry voice, Ian has chaired many international market modernization initiatives. He’s been active on the Global Ruschlikon Steering Committee, the ACORD Global Reinsurance and Large Commercial Steering Committee, and the Market Reform Strategy Group (MRSG) of the London & International Insurance Brokers’ Association (LIIBA).