Justin Hamade joins Apollo Insurance as Chief Technology Officer

Vancouver, BC (June 6, 2019) – Justin Hamade has joined Apollo Insurance Solutions Ltd. as Chief Technology Officer, effective June 4, 2019.

Hamade brings over 20 years of experience in technology to the leadership role. Most recently, he was Director of Engineering at Rival Technologies Inc. where he oversaw the development of their market research platform. Hamade has extensive experience in technology architecture, integrations, DevOps, chatbots, IoT, and backend and frontend infrastructure. He has used technology to streamline a range of business operations.

“Justin has been an instrumental advisor to Apollo since our inception, and his leadership and guidance now that he is on the team will ensure Apollo’s success as we continue to tackle larger and more complex technology objectives,” says Apollo CEO Jeff McCann. “He has led large scale development teams from product inception to execution, and his experience will launch Apollo into orbit.”

Hamade will join Apollo’s Vancouver office, where the development team is based.

“The potential for technology to address many of the friction points in the insurance industry is nearly untapped,” said Hamade. “I am excited to take Apollo to bold new frontiers.”

Apollo Insurance is Canada’s largest online insurance marketplace. Apollo empowers the broker channel with its proprietary Exchange platform that enables brokers to instantly quote, bind, and issue policy documents for hundreds of classes of small business. Brokers using the Apollo Exchange platform are able to respond to the changing expectations of buyers and young employees.

About Apollo Insurance

Apollo is Canada’s largest online insurance marketplace. Through the Apollo Exchange, brokers can quote, bind, and issue policy documents for hundreds of classes of small businesses from Canada’s leading carriers. Brokerages are also able to white label the platform and sell directly from their brokerage website.

Source: Apollo Insurance