Lawrence Naested

CTO, Collinson Insurance

Lawrence is currently CTO for Collinson Insurance a specialty Insurer providing Travel, Accident and Health and specialty insurance products across the UK and EEA.  Collinson is a successful private, family-owned company providing Travel Experiences, Loyalty and Insurance products and services to over 20 million customers globally through its 17 offices and over 2,000 staff.  Through its insurance products Collinson provides Travel Insurance to companies such as easyJet, the Post Office and Saga. 

Lawrence has deep expertise in the financial services sector, working with engineering, architecture, product, and delivery teams. He has led a variety of transformation intiatives, launched many new products and services, worked with start-ups and through M&A activities.  In his current role he owns all product, engineering, delivery, and data capabilities.