The Optalitix approach to data

 

The Optalitix team combines a range of skills to deliver data based services for our customers.

Our staff have a passion for data, and how it can be used to deliver value to our customers. We have experience in data analytics, in the application of data in statistical and actuarial models, and in using this data in an operating environment using technology.

Most importantly, we want to help you find value in your data.

 

 

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Our management team

Industry expertise and proven innovation

 

Jon Shapiro
Jon Shapiro, Co-founder and Director

Jon is a software engineer and serial entrepreneur with a love for new technology and the latest applications. He had built a number of successful software businesses before co-founding Optalitix. Jon felt there was an opportunity to create an innovative data driven solution for existing companies without ripping out their legacy systems to boost efficiency. Jon works with our start-up companies and large institutions alike to deliver their IT strategy.

Dani Katz
Dani Katz, Co-founder and Director

Dani is an actuary with an appreciation of the value of data. Dani worked with a number of UK insurance companies and start-ups before co-founding Optalitix. At Optalitix, he works with financial clients to deliver better business results using innovative data strategies.

David Menzies
David Menzies, Head of Business Development

David spent many years working in the Lloyd’s of London Insurance market. Most notably David served as the CEO of Aon Re’s Accident Health and Life Division. He was also a member of the Production and Marketing board at this company. David will be accessing his extensive contacts in the Insurance Industry to help Optalitix’s push for growth.

Gavin Sinai
Gavin Sinai, CTO

Gavin is a founding member of Optalitix and heads up the software development team. He has a Masters in Computer Science and Maths. Gavin has worked in UK technology for over 10 years, primarily in financial services at an investment bank and in reinsurance.

Alistair King
Alistair King, Head of Analytics

Alistair heads Optalitix’s data science department, analysing client problems and building customer insight models to give them a competitive edge.  With many years’ experience in building actuarial and pricing models, he understands what drives value for customers.  He has a deep understanding of the financial industry and enjoys applying his knowledge to solving client problems and generating a good investment return.

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