Magdalena Ramada Sarasola
Company: Willis Towers Watson
Job title: InsurTech Innovation Leader EMEA
Magdalena is the ICT EMEA InsurTech Innovation Leader and a Director at Willis Towers Watson’s Insurance Consulting and Technology and leads the firm’s R&D efforts around blockchain technology. She joined WTW in 2005 as a Senior Economist and was the firm’s Head of Research and Analytical Services. Magda holds a M.Sc. in math. Finance and a PhD in Quantitative Economics and Finance.
She was among the first to publish and discuss blockchain in the context of insurance and has focused almost exclusively on helping the insurance industry to understand and deploy blockchain/distributed ledger technologies for the past 4 years.