The insurance industry has needed a makeover for decades. We gathered the smartest folks and built a Pure no-code solution ourselves.
What drives us
Innovation for humanity through tech for good.
We harness technology to enable more people to secure the insurance coverage they need to protect their loved ones down the road. At thinktum, we believe innovation should empower human minds while injecting transparency into every step. Our goal is for technology to enable and improve the lives of all those around us.
We dare leverage cutting-edge technology to empower human minds.
Technology solutions, like AI algorithms, are simply tools. They don’t guarantee outcomes. What they do is make the journey more efficient, accurate, and enjoyable for end users. Happier end-users are more likely to convert just as much as they are to recommend your services to others.
Lead, revolutionize, and drive exponential business
We’ve come a long way
thinktum unites industry-leading professionals from various sectors
You can’t build a world-class solution without the brightest minds from many industries. Luckily, thinktum’s team is made up of experts, artists, innovators, and go-getters. With expertise in the insurance industry, data, solutions development, AI, and more, our people define our brand’s DNA.
“Innovation for Humanity” is the cornerstone of David’s undertakings. It is also the foundation on which thinktum was built and it acts as a mantra guiding our path daily.
He began his insurance career in insurance sales and by the late 1980s, he designed, marketed, and developed products for a number of insurers in North America. Then he founded Canada Protection Plan (CPP) in 1992. David invests in technology companies and sits on numerous Boards. He founded thinktum in 2018 and continues to be involved with mentoring the team and providing expertise where needed.
Fun fact: David has founded and supports many charitable organizations and causes. His focus is grounded in improving lives and livelihoods throughout North America, with recent focus on South America.
Life insurance product development, mergers and acquisitions, and reinsurance negotiations.
Led the set-up of thinktum and related companies’ legal structure, and led the acquisition and/or investment in sister companies.
Funfact: Loves science, especially physics.
Product development, underwriting, distribution, team building, and big-picture leadership.
Developing and launching AI-driven tools, and multiple insurance products; built and led various national distribution teams.
Funfact: Unrepentant soccer junkie.
Global legal knowledge and expertise in financial services, privacy law, AML and Fintech, admitted attorney in Canada, US, and UK.
Applying expertise in distribution channel compliance, privacy legal standards, and the life insurance technology platforms used to build thinktum’s solutions.
Funfact: His first professional job was with Procter and Gamble selling oil for deep fryers to restaurants.
Enabling teams, architecting platforms, and translating ideas into software.
Driven multiple organizations toward modern development practices, while integrating needs and desires.
Funfact: Rob’s a movie buff who spends too much of his memory remembering actors’ names and credits.
Managing and developing relationships/accounts, serving as a liaison between different departments, and ensuring projects and requirements are completed on time.
Insurance distribution channel experience, involved in launching AI-driven underwriting tools, experienced in working in a team environment.
Funfact: Not a big sports fan, Annie does enjoy watching tennis from time to time.
Underwriting, product development, and behavioral economics
Developed AI-driven tools and multiple insurance products, modeling of behavioral and AI-driven underwriting engines.
Funfact: Genevieve is also a professional actor and voice artist.
Underwriting, automation development. Life & Health rule development.
Developing and launching AI-driven automated underwriting flows across multiple insurance products.
Funfact: Thomas is both a baseball and basketball junkie.
Big-picture marketing, social media, insurance/reinsurance market knowledge, Artificial Intelligence, and overall technology grasp.
Led social media for a major, global reinsurer, marketed AI-driven solutions in the insurtech space.
Funfact: Mariane is a competitive Irish dancer and living room (former) singer-songwriter.
Deep learning, natural language processing, team building, and model deployment.
Developing AI tools for insurance products.
Funfact: Jerry is thinktum’s trivia expert.
Project management, Agile, building honest and open relationships. Customer focus attitude.
Delivering projects in accordance with PMBOK standards, time, scope, budget, and quality; leading cross-functional teams across time zones in a virtual capacity.
Funfact: Tatiana was born in one of the coldest cities in the world. She also graduated from a professional music school in piano.
Front-and back-end software development, software architecture, Agile team leadership.
Building modern web applications from scratch, to solve specific enterprise needs, improving the process of creating business value, while creating a solid team of professionals.
Funfact: Nicolas has not learned to drive (yet).
Join our team!
At thinktum, we built our workforce one person at a time. We’re always on the lookout for true professionals who love an exciting challenge and work best in a collaborative environment. We encourage continuous learning, innovation, and creative thinking & ingenious solutioning.
Investing in like-mindedness
We aim to accelerate the research and development of innovative technology solutions, through collaborative partnerships, benefitting the sectors they serve for the greater good of humanity.
We are neither a typical venture capital firm nor an angel investor. Our partner startups scale quickly due to leveraging thinktum’s in-house talent. And for the most aligned, we offer small capital injections to get to MP or product launch.
thinktum partners with entrepreneurs and teams that share our philosophy and values:
- Innovation for humanity through tech for good
Your idea or technology moves society forward and improves humankind.
- True partnership
You’re looking for a partner – in every sense of the term – to make your new company successful. We don’t simply make investments, just as you aren’t simply looking for cash.
- More than just funds
You recognize you need skills and resources to compliment your current offering.
- Building a sustainable business
You want to build a business that provides good jobs and helps communities. Good, so do we.
Connect with our experts.
If you have questions about our liz suite, AI-driven data management, Pure no-code, or how we can help you with your customer journeys, reach out to us. We’re so happy to clarify anything.