CoverWallet由Inaki Berenguer和Rashmi Melgiri在2015年共同创立。自2016年正式进入市场后，CoverWallet已经成为总额1000亿美元的美国中小企业保险市场的重要领导力量。
据统计，自成立以来，CoverWallet已经先后获得来自Square Ventures、Index Ventures、Two Sigma和Foundation Capital累计3000多万美元投资。
Zurich Insurance Group has invested in CoverWallet, the startup that makes it easy for businesses to understand, buy, and manage insurance online. The amount of investment was not disclosed. Zurich Insurance Group is one of the largest global insurance companies, has acquired a minority stake in the company. The investment builds on a commercial partnership between CoverWallet and Zurich in Europe that was announced in February.
Founded in 2015 by Inaki Berenguer and Rashmi Melgiri, the New York.-based CoverWallet, is an online platform that offers insurance management services to its clients. CoverWallet’s range of insurance include general liability, workers’ compensation, commercial property, BOP, professional liability, E&O, medical malpractice, umbrella insurance, D&O, cyber liability, inland marine, EPLI, commercial auto, disability, health, and product and pollution liability. Its services are provided to firms in the administrative, agricultural, construction, consulting, contractor, education, finance, food, healthcare, management, manufacturing, mining, non-profit, scientific, and real estate industries.
CoverWallet is the leading tech company reinventing the $100 billion U.S. commercial insurance market for small businesses. Based in New York and launched in 2016, it has received more than $30 million in funding from renowned investors including Union Square Ventures, Index Ventures, Two Sigma, and Foundation Capital. Powered by deep analytics, thoughtful design, and state-of-the-art technology, the company is the easiest way for small businesses to understand, buy, and manage insurance online.
Through the commercial partnership, CoverWallet extended its U.S. platform to Europe, enabling Zurich to provide small businesses with a platform to learn about types of policies, get quotes, purchase insurance, and manage their coverage, online, in minutes. The platform is currently live in Spain, and, bolstered by the investment, CoverWallet will continue to grow its international footprint, expanding to other European countries with Zurich.