AuthorDavid Gritz

InsurTech NY

David Gritz is an InsurTech community leader, public speaker, and InsurTech advisor. He has been featured in recognized Insurance media including Carrier Management, Digital Insurance, IIR, AM Best TV, and the Re/Image Podcast. David is the co-founder of InsurTech NY, the largest InsurTech community in the NY metro area. David also serves as a strategic advisor to high-growth InsurTechs to help them go from concept to scale. Previously David has served as the Director of Innovation for the Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator (SVIA) and has led product at Zero, a behavioral safety focused InsurTech acquired by EverestRe. He holds a J.D. from the Mitchell Hamline School of Law and business and industrial engineering degrees from Lehigh University.

12 Posts

March 2024, Amplified – Trump, The Titanic and the State Farm Downgrade

In today’s fast-paced world, the intersection of insurance, technology, and current events often leads to intriguing and complex discussions. This Month, Amplified had just one of those discussions with ⁠David Gritz⁠ about the events of last month…including InsurTechNY’s recent ⁠Spring Conference⁠. We also spent a decent amount of time talking about Trump’s surety bond…and its […]

February 2024, Amplified – Lunar Landings, AT&T Outage and Carrington Events, Mr. Cooper and Cyber Attacks, and Root

In another thought-provoking episode of “This Month, Amplified,” ⁠David Gritz⁠, co-founder and Managing Director of ⁠InsurTechNY⁠, shared his personal connection to the awe of space and the societal benefits of looking beyond our immediate surroundings for inspiration. He reflects on the technological feats required for space exploration, emphasizing the importance of precision in life support, […]

January 2024, Amplified – InsurTech Slopes Follow Up, The Problems with EVs and Hartford Stops Writing Homeowners Policies in California

Welcome back to “This Month, Amplified” as we continue the conversation in 2024! We caught up with ⁠David Gritz⁠, a co-founder and Managing Director of ⁠InsurTech NY⁠ and discussed unique conference formats, the evolving landscapes of electric vehicles and some ongoing drama in the property insurance space. David highlighted the success of the ⁠InsurTech Slopes⁠ […]

December 2023, Amplified – SEO Heists, The Suez Canal, 2023’s Top Ten and InsurTech Slopes

In our final episode for 2023 of “This Month, Amplified” we welcome ⁠David Gritz⁠, a co-founder of ⁠InsurTech NY⁠ back to the show. David embarks on a journey through the realms of global trade dynamics and InsurTech innovations. As December 2023 winds down, David delved into topics that resonate across borders and industries. David examined […]