Feb 23, 2022
Madhu Tadikonda is the President
of Corvus Insurance overseeing risk, underwriting, and sales. He
started his career at AIG, serving as both Chief Data Scientist in
Commercial Insurance and then Global Chief Underwriting Officer.
More recently, Tadikonda co-founded Archipelago Analytics, an
innovative data platform that uses AI to digitize risk for large
owners of commercial property. In this episode, he talks about the
future of insurance, digitalization, and how he uses data analysis
for better decision-making.
- A little bit about Madhu and today’s
- Madhu shares his story of how he got to where
he is today.
- His consulting and investing career has always
been around using data analytics for better
- Traditional vs. Cyber Insurance. Madhu shares
what are the benefits of the latter.
- What are the opportunities he sees with Cyber?
Madhu shares different scenarios where different risks can be
mitigated in our digitized world.
- Risks don’t only happen individually but in
aggregate and building confidence in your portfolios is
- How does Madhu see the current state of
technology application of data in the insurance
- Madhu also shares his perspective about
insurtech and where it may lead to in the future.
- He also talks about how data analytics can
evolve and be applied in the insurance industry in the next few
- Madhu shares what is underhyped, yet the most
precious, in the insurance industry.
- What is the future for cyber price incentives
for corporations? Madhu shares his insights.
- As a data scientist, Madhu shares his message
to people who have interest in data and why the insurance industry
can be a place for them.
- Data science and analytics can be used for good
through insurance because it leads us to a secured and safer
- Madhu also shares his framework for
decision-making throughout the changes he made with his
- Five years from now, what are the differences
Madhu would see in the insurance industry?
- Madhu shares what he wishes he’d known way back
when he started that he knows now.
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Madhu on LinkedIn
“Even small changes in
decision-making can make a huge difference in companies that pay a
hundred million dollars in claims per day.”
“As smart as you think you are
in pricing or underwriting, the bad guys are just evolving much
“The insurance industry is data
science for good. When we’re making analyses and using the price
signals, we make workplaces, autos, and companies