Germania Insurance Selects Guidewire InsuranceSuite
Staff Writer | December 12, 2014
Germania Insurance, a Texas property & casualty insurer, and Guidewire Software, Inc. announce that Germania has selected Guidewire InsuranceSuite as its new platform for the management of underwriting, policy administration, claims, billing, rating, client data, and reinsurance. The company has also selected Guidewire InfoCenter and DataHub as its data management and business intelligence solutions.
Germania selected InsuranceSuite as part of an organization-wide transformation initiative to support the company’s vision. Updating its existing systems will help Germania sharpen its competitive edge and provide a better overall experience for agents, employees, and policyholders.
Germania will be deploying InsuranceSuite in three phases. Guidewire ClaimCenter and InfoCenter represent the first phase of implementation. BillingCenter and PolicyCenter will be deployed next, and Germania’s Commercial General Liability and Business Auto Lines will conclude the implementation.
“Implementation of the Guidewire system will have a significant positive impact due to increased functionality and an improved overall experience,” says Gary Weiss, first vice president, Germania Insurance. “Germania will be able to more effectively meet our customers’ needs.”
“From the very beginning, we were looking for a full product suite to transform our business,” says Blake Lovelace, second vice president, Germania Insurance. “There are a number of factors that appealed to us regarding Guidewire and InsuranceSuite. We were impressed with the strength of Guidewire’s overall technology architecture as well as InsuranceSuite’s functionality. Also, we have confidence in Guidewire based on their implementation record of success and their strong reputation.”
InsuranceSuite will enable Germania Insurance to:
- Enhance the experience of its customers;
- Increase speed-to-market of new product development and offerings; and
- Reduce technology risks and associated costs.
“We are pleased that Germania Insurance has chosen Guidewire InsuranceSuite to transform their business,” says Steve Sherry, group vice president, Americas, sales. “We look forward to working with Germania to successfully implement the platform, helping them to achieve their business objectives, and deliver high levels of customer service.”
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