Amity Global Leadership Studio

Join us: Thursday, July 29, 2021
4:00 PM IST | 18:30 SGT | 14:30 GST

IoT in insurance sector: Today and
in the Future

The Internet of Things has entered the day to day lives of customers around the globe, it has transformed business models across industries. This environment brings opportunities for insurers: to develop new products, open new distribution channels, and extend their role to include prediction, prevention, and assistance.

Insurers have mainly used the capabilities of IoT to support interactions with customers and to accelerate and simplify underwriting and claims processing. However, new IoT-based service and business models are emerging that are highly attractive to insurers. To discuss the new emerging business models and how IoT is revolutionizing the world making it imperative for organizations to embrace change, evolve and transform, we have invited Mr. Peter Pugh-Jones, Head of IoT Operations, EMEA & AP at SAS to our Leadership Studio for his valuable insights.


Mr. Peter Pugh-Jones

Head of IoT Operations, EMEA & AP at SAS

Mr. Peter Pugh-Jones leads a team of expert industry consultants across EMEA & APAC for the global IoT division at SAS. During a career spanning four decades, he has been lucky enough to have worked all over the world in diverse roles and sectors of technology and software industries. A passionate believer of utilising the right tools and technology to deliver the best value and outcomes, Peter considers himself a lifelong learner with an optimistic view of the future of technology.

With the convergence of robotics, analytics, artificial intelligence and IoT on the cusp of the fourth industrial revolution, he believes there has never been a more exciting or important time to be working in the advanced analytics space as we begin the journey to operationalize AI and transform all our lives for the better.

In this session Peter will talk about IoT in the insurance Industry and how advances in AI & IoT is driving innovation for the sector and forcing insurers to consider new ways to define policies and their revenue models. Peter will share examples of his experiences working with customers in different areas of the insurance Industry such as Construction, Shipping, Transportation and Automotive.


Mr. Ashish Sahu

Vice President, Amity Institute of Training & Development

Ashish combines project management skills with a leadership training background to manage learning and development interventions of complex nature with sensitivity to client needs. He is representing Amity Institute of Training & Development, Amity University managing client relations, training projects & business partnerships.

He has lead training projects for more than 50,000 personnel so far. Prior to joining Amity group,he has worked with NIS Sparta (Reliance ADAG), Godrej, Ricoh India & Modi group companies with a rich experience of Training & Development, Operations, Key Account & Channel Management.

He has successfully trained personnel on Leadership Skills, Team Building, Selling Skills, Customer Service Excellence and had also been instrumental in Performance Coaching. Led some significant large scale pan India training projects of Public & Private Sector Banks, Election Commission, Commonwealth Games, Samsung, Sony Ericsson & Reliance Communication.


  • How IoT is driving innovation in Insurance sector globally
  • How insurers can improve their competitiveness
  • New ways to define policies to prevent losses and realign models to increase revenue
  • Real world experiences of working with customers in different verticals


  • CEO, CTO, CIO, CHRO & other C-Suite leaders
  • Business Heads & Heads of Units, Division & Functions
  • Digital Transformation Officers
  • Senior Managers & Managerial teams
  • Professionals, Consultants & Academicians planning for digital transformation

Join us: Thursday, July 29, 2021 4:00 PM IST | 18:30 SGT | 14:30 GST

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