Northwestern Mutual has been awarded Celent’s 2019 Model Insurer Award in the “Innovation and Emerging Technologies” category. Celent, a global research and advisory firm, gives the awards annually to recognize best practices for technology critical to the insurance industry.
“We are honored to have our digital innovation efforts recognized with the Celent Model Insurer Award,” said Karl Gouverneur, vice president of digital workplace, corporate solutions and head of digital innovation at Northwestern Mutual. “Over the past decade, we’ve formalized our innovation program and continue to invest in digital technologies to create solutions that help accelerate our transformation into a company that offers a full array of financial services. This award reinforces the success of our efforts.”
More than 22 nominees in the Innovation and Emerging Technologies category were judged on their technology’s business benefits, innovation, and excellence in implementation, Northwestern Mutual said.