Applied Systems Expands Commercial Lines Team
Wayne Jefferson joins Applied to support rapid growth of Commercial Lines panel and further advance broker adoption
University Park, IL – March 28, 2017 – Applied Systems today announced that Wayne Jefferson has joined Applied to manage the company’s eTrading initiatives. Jefferson will lead Applied’s broker advocacy efforts to optimize use of Applied’s Commercial Lines application and further drive connectivity between brokers, insurers and the end customer through eTrading.
Jefferson brings more than 15 years of eTrading and Commercial Insurance experience to Applied. Prior, he worked with AXA Insurance UK to promote eTrading developments and identify key broker distribution channel opportunities. He also previously held management and underwriting positions at General Accident and CGU Insurance PLC.
“In support of our rapid growth and introduction of new software in the UK market, we are further investing in our team to drive greater value and connectivity between our customers and partners,” said Jeff Purdy, senior vice president, International Operations. “Wayne’s industry experience and technology expertise will further strengthen our Commercial Lines initiatives to provide a seamless eTrading experience for our broker and insurer partners.”
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About Applied Systems
Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Recognized as a pioneer in insurance automation and the innovation leader, Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and broker management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied’s people and products enable millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.