The 'Big Ideas' competition has selected its preliminary list of finalists to pitch in a Dragon's Den- style event in London with a chance of winning £10,000.
RGAx partnered with COVER to launch the 'Big Ideas' competition to find the best new ideas that could impact or even revolutionise the protection, health insurance and/or retirement markets.
COVER wishes to thank everyone who participated - we were overwhelmed with the volume and quality of the submissions which made selecting the finalists an extremely difficult decision.
Initially the competition sought to find ten ideas, but due to the fierce competition, twelve ideas are currently up for scrutiny.
These submissions have been contacted and invited to make a short pitch presentation in London to a panel of judges - further details can be found here.
All other applicants will be contacted by RGAx with feedback in due course.
The finalists are currently as follows:
- Chris Whittle
- James Somauroo
- Charlie Regis
- James Linton
- Chrisman Louw
- Chris Falkous
- Gavin Rice
- Vishal Nangalia
- Harry Thirkettle
- Naman Bhatt
- Adrian Defta
- Nick Baker
Richard Verdin, managing director at RGAx EMEA said: "We received a wide variety of quality ideas from people around the world including Australia, Italy, South Africa, the UK and the US.
"The next stage of the competition is going to be really exciting."
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