Are Digital Business Platforms Still Key to Insurance Modernization?

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While insurers know that new technologies, increasing competition, changing consumer behaviors, intensifying focus on the bottom line and turmoil caused by the pandemic have greatly impacted the industry, many struggle with the best approach to meet these challenges. NTT DATA’s 2019 Digital to the Core global research has pointed to Digital Business Platforms (DBPs) as the solution. Yet, what do insurers say today about DBPs as we enter 2021?

As an update to the original research, NTT DATA recently polled North America-based insurers about their expectations for DBPs as the launch pad for their 2021 initiatives. Watch this On-Demand webinar featuring leaders from F&G, Jackson, and NTT DATA to hear about their experiences and results.

What You’ll Learn

  • Are DBPs still key to modernizing and leveraging legacy core and distribution systems?
  • Do insurers still view the DBP as the solution to keep pace with how customers and partners want to interact?
  • Are DBPs the best way to rapidly launch new products and services?

Our Panelists

Dev Ganguly, Jackson

Dev Ganguly

Chief Information Officer


As part of a senior leadership team, Dev works alongside outstanding executives to lead Jackson in its goal to help Americans achieve financial freedom for life. Dev partners with colleagues from Europe and Asia to help leverage technology at scale across the global Prudential organization. He is passionate about using technology to spur business innovation and creating and sustaining high performing teams and attracting, empowering and retaining good talent. He is also an experienced presenter and board member supporting the fintech industry.

bonnie wasgatt

Bonnie Wasgatt

Chief Operating Officer


Bonnie oversees the company’s operations and information technology functions. She joined F&G in 2019 after spending over 35 years gaining experience in life and annuity product manufacturing and software development. Bonnie has held various executive roles and previously served as a Senior Advisor for Blackstone. She also worked as the chief information officer at Jackson National Life Insurance.


Scott McConnell

Financial Services & Insurance Growth Leader


Scott is responsible for driving the growth of the business by working in partnership with clients to drive innovation and dramatic improvement in services as they transform their businesses in the digital era. He has served the insurance industry for over 25 years and gained an understanding of both the business operations and technology through various roles and working with a wide variety of insurance clients.