Speaker Lineup Announced for Earnix Pricing & Innovation Summit 2013

Behavioral Economics Expert Dan Ariely to Keynote Event; Banking and Insurance Global Leaders to Share Industry Insights

London, UK– July 23, 2013 Earnix, a leading provider of integrated pricing and customer analytics solutions for banking and insurance, today announced the speaker lineup for the Earnix Pricing & Innovation Summit 2013. The second annual event, taking place on October 23 and 24, 2013, will be held in London at the historic May Fair Hotel.

Registration is now open.

The Summit brings together banking and insurance leaders from around the world to explore industry-transforming innovations and trends, discuss analytic-driven decision making methods and network with other sophisticated peers.  This year’s keynote address will be given by Professor Dan Ariely, the leading expert in the study of behavioral economics, a three-time New York Times bestselling author and TED speaker.  In his Summit address, Professor Ariely will discuss the implications of irrational consumer behavior for financial service providers. He will also introduce another set of tools– beyond predictive analytics techniques – for the banking and insurance industries, which will suggest ways to better shape customer experience.

Speakers and panelists for the Earnix Pricing & Innovation Summit 2013 also include:

  • André Weilert, Global Chief Pricing Officer, AXA Global Direct
  • Brian Sullivan, Owner and Chief Editor, Risk Information
  • Dan Bolland, Global Head of Retail Analytics, Barclays
  • Frederic Bruneteau, Managing Director, PTOLEMUS Consulting Group
  • JairamSridharan, President, Consumer Lending, Axis Bank, India
  • Lars Tonnesen, SVP and Director of Consumer and Small Business Lending Pricing, Citibank
  • Mark Airey, Director, Insurance Pricing & Actuarial Services, Tesco Bank
  • Martyn Green, Group Pricing Director, BGL Group
  • Moshe Tamir,Head of Innovation and Sales,Generali
  • Owen Morris, Retail Underwriting Officer, Aviva
  • Peter Jackson, CEO, Travelex


 “The Earnix Summit presents an invaluable opportunity to hear from, and interact with, today’s most analytic-savvy insurance and banking professionals,” said Peter Jackson, CEO of Travelex. “I’m delighted to once again be joining the Summit as a speaker. Following the excellent content of last year’s event, I’m eager to hear about the latest advances in pricing, behavioral economics and data-decisioning from some of the most forward thinking financial service companies from around the world.”

The speaker lineup for this year’s Summit is truly first-class, featuring pioneering minds from the banking and insurance industries,” said David Schapiro, CEO of Earnix. “We’re looking forward to bringing together our speakers, returning guests, and new attendees to share their unique perspectives and take home actionable insights that may positively influence their bottom lines.”

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About Earnix

Earnix Integrated Pricing and Customer Analytics software empowers financial services companies to predict customer demand and its impact on business performance, enabling alignment of pricing and products with changing market dynamics. Earnix combines risk and demand modeling with real-time connectivity to core operational systems, bringing the power of analytic-driven decisions to every customer interaction. Banks and insurers rely on Earnix solutions to optimize deposit, loan, and policy prices. For more information visit www.earnix.com.


Aviv Cohen, VP Marketing

Earnix Ltd.