When everyone and everything becomes interconnected, new types of risks emerge, and old ones are swept out of focus. “Cyber risk” is the next big thing that keeps business leaders up at night. What can companies do to combat these risks, and how can insurers help them? Based on two surveys of 800 insurers and 1,000 other companies, our latest insurance study shows that, to successfully navigate the risks of the digitally interconnected environment, insurers and their clients need to prepare their organizations well, build the right solutions and collaborate extensively.
About the authors
Global Insurance Leader
IBM Institute for Business Value
Dr. Maya Bundt
Head of Cyber and Digital Strategy
Swiss Re Reinsurance
IBM Insurance Practice
Dr. Kurt Karl
Managing Director and Head
Swiss Re Economic Research and Consulting
Senior Underwriter, Cyber & Technology
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions
Pawel A. Stefanski
Financial Services Lead,
Middle East IBM
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