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Novarica Adds New Members to Insurance Team

Staff Writer | October 07, 2014

Novarica announces that Mitch Wein, former CTO at AXA UK, AXA Equitable, and AIG Domestic Brokerage Group, is joining the insurance practice as a principal based in the firm's New York office starting on Nov. 1.

“Mitch has a broad range of senior experience across property/casualty, life/annuity, health, and wealth management both domestically and internationally,” says Matthew Josefowicz, managing director at Novarica. "We're looking forward to bringing his distinctive expertise to our growing client base of more than 75 insurers."

Wein's expertise covers application development, infrastructure, architecture, process improvement, methodology including agile, quality assurance, business continuity and disaster recovery, outsourcing, performance and scalability. Prior to nearly two decades of C-level IT leadership roles at AXA in the EU, UK, and US, and at AIG Domestic Brokerage Group, Wein held a variety of technology positions in large financial service firms including Bankers Trust (now Deutsche Bank) and Prudential Insurance. He holds a BS in Finance and a MBA in Information Systems both from Fordham University.

Novarica also announces the addition of Paul Ptashnick as marketing director. Ptashnick previously held senior marketing roles at CoreLogic and RiskMeter. He holds a BA from Northeastern University, and is based in Novarica's Boston office.

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