Join Strategy Meets Action (SMA) Partner Karen Furtado and John Pettit, Head of Sapiens North America P&C Insurance Platform, for Digital Revolution: Becoming a Digital Insurer, presented live on May 9 at 2PM eastern time.
  • State of Digital Transformation
  • Digital Transformation Definition
  • Maturity of Digital Transformation
  • Digital Strategy Framework
Mr. Pettit will discuss how Sapiens’ P&C Insurance Platform helps position insurers for success beyond the digital revolution.



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SMA Partner Karen Furtado is a well-known authority on insurance technology and how it fuels transformation within insurance companies. Karen helps insurers prepare for the future through the decisions they make today. Karen’s deep understanding of how to effect change guides insurers in the development and implementation of their transformation roadmaps. Her expertise stretches across core systems, InsurTech, and enhancing adaptability and flexibility in a changing market. Her commitment to promoting innovation, encouraging the exploration and adoption of new technologies, and developing proactive ways to plan for the future draws those seeking an edge.

For more than 30 years, Karen has held leadership positions across the insurance industry. She was previously the Vice President of CGI's Insurance Practice, where she had responsibility for the development of their strategic direction and oversight of CGI's insurance software services, ASP services, and core insurance BPO practice.

Karen contributes to a number of insurance trade journals and is a frequent keynote speaker at major industry conferences. Karen holds a Bachelor of Science from Springfield College.


John Pettit circle pic.jpgSapiens John Pettit heads the business operations for Sapiens’ premiere software solutions for the P&C insurance industry. Mr. Pettit has more than two decades of industry experience. Prior to joining Sapiens as the Head of North America P&C Insurance Platform, John served as CEO of Adaptik, a company he co-founded in 2000.
John previously served as Vice President for the Insurance Software Products Division of MTW Corporation, as a Consultant with Coopers and Lybrand’s Financial Services Practice, and as an Underwriting Officer at The Chubb Group of Insurance Companies.

John holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from Fordham University and a Bachelors degree in Economics from Hobart College.

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