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 the strategic importance of the Suez Canal in global shipping and its impact on world trade, especially considering recent tensions in the Middle East involving the Houthi group in Yemen.
Further, David shifted to Israel’s InsurTech sector. Despite regional conflicts, Israeli InsurTech firms are growing and expanding into European and North American markets, demonstrating resilience and the need for innovation.
The conversation also delved into the challenges of digital content creation and cybersecurity in the age of AI, highlighting ethical considerations and the potential for content manipulation.
Finally, David addressed the changing investment climate in InsurTech, noting the significance of specialized investors and the evolving strategies startups must adopt to secure funding.