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  • Octo North America appoints Geoff Werner as Americas’ Country Manager – Nino Tarantino, Octo North America CEO, exits

    August 3, 2018

    Octo North America, the no.1 provider of insurance telematics to the Insurance industry, has appointed Geoff Werner as Americas’ Country Manager to succeed Nino Tarantino. Fabio Sbianchi, Group CEO and co Founder of Octo Telematics said “Nino started Octo in North America. His entrepreneurial leadership in our early years helped establish the Telematics industry and create positive traction in the …

  • Octo Global Summit: The Power of You

    July 20, 2018

    The Octo Global Summit brought together independent and inspirational thought-leaders and digital pioneers to challenge our thinking on the future of intelligent insurance and mobility. Rapid digital transformation, evolving concepts of analytics, mobility and insurtech produce a radically different landscape and new customer and consumer experiences. This September 7 in Milan the Summit exclusively opened its doors for an immersive and participative day that challenged attendees to discover how far man and machine can …

  • Octo Telematics Powers First UBI Program in Mexico with Ana Seguros

    June 25, 2018

    Innovative Mexican Insurance Launches Ana Telematics  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newton, MA –  June 25, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced that its customer Ana Seguros, a part of Grupo Valore, has launched Mexico’s First usage-based insurance (UBI) program, Ana Telematics, powered by Octo Telematics. Ana …

  • How telematics affected this insurer’s loss ratio

    June 10, 2018

    Could Canadian insurers cut auto claims costs by 15% by using telematics? Perhaps, if they could somehow import the experience of European insurers. An unnamed European insurer compared its auto insurance customers who were using telematics with its customers who were not, Nino Tarantino, North American CEO for Octo, said in an interview Thursday with Canadian Underwriter. Click here to read the …

  • Pay Per Mile Insurance—Advantages for Insurers

    June 8, 2018

    Adopting new policy options such as PPM demonstrate that insurers are keeping up with these evolutions and are able to serve policyholders with unique and value-added solutions at each stage of their driving journey. Pay-per-mile (PPM) insurance is a growing auto insurance product segment that can help lower a driver’s monthly auto insurance premium. PPM is a variety of pay-as-you-drive (PAYD) insurance, …

  • Octo Telematics North America CEO Wins TU Detroit Influencer of the Year  

    June 6, 2018

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newton, MA –  June 6, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced that Octo Telematics’ North American CEO, Nino Tarantino, was named Influencer of the Year at TU Automotive Detroit. Octo Telematics has won Best Insurance Telematics awards for its products, Octo Surround …

  • Octo Telematics Hosts Fireside Chat at TU-Automotive Detroit

    June 5, 2018

    Leading telematics provider to speak on shifting business models to leverage dynamic data, connected cars and insurance in an autonomous world  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newton, MA –  June 5, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, will host a keynote fireside chat, “The Importance of Shifting your …

  • CAA Selects Octo to Power CAA MyPace Pay-As-You-Go Program

    May 31, 2018

    CAA Insurance Company (Thornhill, Ontario) has selected Octo Telematics to support its CAA MyPace, a pay-as-you-go (PAYG) insurance program offering Ontario’s CAA policyholders a way to pay for, reduce and manage auto insurance premiums if they drive less than 9,000 kilometers per year. “We wanted to recognize the varied and unique ways that our policyholders drive today and quickly roll out new …

  • Octo Telematics Powers CAA MyPace™ Pay-As-You-Go Program

    Global telematics provider delivers insurance telematics for CAA’s first-in Canada payment program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newton, MA –  May 31, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced it was selected as the telematics provider of choice for CAA Insurance Company’s new CAA MyPace™, a pay-as-you-go (PAYG) insurance program …

  • Connected Mobility Forum 2018

    May 18, 2018

    How are connected vehicles and innovative mobility services transforming automotive, transportation and insurance services? June 26th marks the start of The Innovation Group’s Connected Mobility Forum 2018 in Milan. Founded in 2009, The Innovation Group (TIG) is an independent consulting and research services company, specialized in the study of digital market developments and innovation processes enabled by technology and knowledge. At 14:00-14:40 Gianfranco Giannella, COO …