Probitas Extends Cyber & Technology Team

Probitas 1492 announces that Ezeugo Aguta (Zugo) has joined the syndicate as Head of Cyber Strategy and Innovation.

As well as underwriting, Zugo will spearhead the build of Probitas’ technical capabilities – Probitas Labs: “we will help drive the cyber market towards a more empirical and consistent approach to risk analysis.”

Probitas Labs aims to be the market’s centre of excellence for cyber. The goal is to continually generate fresh insights on risk analysis by developing products, services, and partnerships with industry experts to support and enhance cyber risk transfer within the market.

Probitas Labs will focus on three main areas: Cyber Research & Development, including data analytics and market platforms; Client & Vendor Services, which will help support clients before, during and after a breach and, lastly, Thought Leadership. Probitas Labs aims to be an integral part of the Cyber community and a valuable tool and mouthpiece for cyber specialists, policyholders and brokers.

Zugo stated, “I am excited to join Probitas, especially at this stage, to continue establishing our unique value proposition to the market.

Richard Taylor, Head of Cyber & Technology, said, “It’s a great time to welcome Zugo to the team at Probitas, as there is an opportunity to build a Cyber proposition that gives back to the market whilst providing services insureds have been yearning for.”