A Deep Dive On InsureTech with Karn Saroya and Sheel Mohnot

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Erik is joined on this episode by Karn Saroya (@karnsaroya), CEO of Cover, and Sheel Mohnot (@pitdesi), investor in FinTech. They talk about… * How Karn navigated the idea maze in starting Cover. * The quirks of the insurance market and the real business model of big insurers. * How insurance is comparable to prediction markets. * Their requests for startups in the space, where the opportunities are, and what to stay away from. * Why there has been a trend towards specialty insurance. * How companies are using new sources of data to make underwriting decisions. Thanks for listening — if you like what you hear, please review us on your favorite podcast platform. Check us out on the web at villageglobal.vc or get in touch with us on Twitter @villageglobal. Venture Stories is brought to you by Village Global and is hosted by co-founder and partner, Erik Torenberg, and the show is produced by Brett Bolkowy.

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