Press Releases

  • Octo Telematics To Speak on Evolution of Telematics at InsureTech Connect

    October 1, 2018

    Octo’s Chief Revenue Officer will present and moderate a panel with Salesforce, Guidewire, State Auto, Deloitte Consulting and EverQuote  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Las Vegas, InsureTech Connect –  October 1, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced that its Chief Revenue Officer, David O’Malley, will be a …

  • Octo Telematics Signs First Partners to Octo DriveAbility Marketplace

    September 6, 2018

    EverQuote and State Auto join the growing insurance distribution platform  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Chicago, Connected Car Insurance USA –  Sept. 6, 2018 – Octo Telematics, a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced that EverQuote (Nasdaq:EVER), a leading online insurance marketplace in the U.S. connecting consumers with insurance providers, and State Automobile …

  • 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 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 …

  • 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 …

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

    May 31, 2018

    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 …

  • Octo Telematics leadership acquires 20% stake from Renova – Renova ownership below 50%

    April 13, 2018

    Chairman and Chief Executive invest in the future of Octo Telematics to assure normal business operations. Renova reduces shareholding to 48.55%. Rome, London, 13th April, 2018: Octo Telematics (Octo), the number one global provider of telematics for the auto insurance industry, has announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive have signed a binding share purchase agreement with Renova for the …

  • Octo Telematics completes acquisition of Willis Towers Watson UBI assets

    December 4, 2017

    London, 4th December, 2017: Octo Telematics (Octo), the number one global provider of telematics for the auto insurance industry, has today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the usage-based insurance (UBI) assets of Willis Towers Watson announced on 11th October, 2017. This acquisition includes Willis Towers Watson’s market-leading DriveAbility® solution and the DriveAbility Marketplace. Additionally, Geoff Werner (Global …

  • Octo Telematics Surpasses Three Million UBI Telematics Policies in North America

    November 20, 2017

    Continued innovation, products and awards propel sales and partnerships throughout U.S., Canada and Mexico FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newton, MA – Nov. 20, 2017: Octo Telematics (Octo), a leading global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced that it has surpassed the activation of three million usage-based insurance (UBI) users in North America, a …