John Warburton, founder, Konsileo
John Warburton has participated in the evolution of the insurance business model for over 20 years. He started in 1993 in Commercial Union (now Aviva) in Leicester and worked in Hong Kong and Beijing before returning to the UK to run a personal lines affinity business. In 1999 he started a “dot com” selling travel insurance online. Following an MBA at London Business School, John became a consultant and then joined Allianz in 2004. He fulfilled a number of senior roles in the UK business and moved to Munich in 2011 as the Director of Marketing responsible for driving Allianz’s global Digital Business initiatives, reporting to the global CMO. He left Allianz in 2015 to start Konsileo, a disrupter model for commercial insurance broking.