Alex Taylor

Global Head of Emerging Technology

QBE Ventures

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Alex is the Global Head of Emerging Technology of QBE Ventures, the venture investment and development arm of QBE Insurance. Alex and the team invest in, build alongside and partner with early-stage technology companies that have the potential to reshape the insurance industry.
Alex is an innovation and disruption specialist and futurist, helping established companies to see where the threats lie, and how they can play in the same field and with the same tools as the disrupters – and has spoken before a wide range of audiences on the Horizon 1 to Horizon 3 innovation and disruption journey, and how to navigate the bridge between.
As the technology lead on a number of AI/ML investments in VC and CVC environments, Alex has lived the challenge of applying machine learning and related technologies in highly regulated environments – from visual and voice analytics, customer sentiment platforms and IoT to the challenges of vehicular automation.
Before joining QBE, Alex was the Director of Emerging and Innovation Technology and also Entrepreneur in Residence at IAG.

Next Appearance
Future of Insurance, Sydney 2024
20 Speakers
10 Sponsors
Hinesh Chauhan
David Earls
Sean Carmody
Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA)
Peter Histon
Resolution Life Australasia
Simon Farrugia
Honey Insurance
Alex Taylor
QBE Ventures
Guardians of Stability: Navigating Emerging Risks in the Insurance Industry
Embracing the Future of Customer-centric Insurance
AI Revolution in Insurance: Transformative Disruptions and Future Prospects
Panel Discussion: Pioneering Insurance Visionaries: Shaping the Future Generation of Insurance
Panel Discussion: The Very Notion of AI and Data to Enhance the Business
Future of Financial Services Melbourne panel discussing topic
3 November - 4 November 2022
  • ICC Sydney
To participate as a speaker:
Patrick Joy
Head of Production - Government
T: +61 2 8484 0996
To participate as a speaker:
Stella Spackman
Senior Conference Producer
T: +61 433 732 794
To participate as a speaker:
Aron Kunaseelan
Chief Operating Officer
T: +61 2 8484 0901