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Pelican Ventures is a private investment firm established by world-class insurance executives with a proven track record of founding, growing and operating some of the industry’s most enduring and successful franchises.
We invest our intellectual and financial capital in disruptive insurance concepts led by visionary entrepreneurs. When Pelican Ventures commits its capital, we commit ourselves to work hand-in-hand with the portfolio company to drive long-term value creation and success.
Blackpoint Cyber taps new head of insurance
Cybersecurity company Blackpoint Cyber has announced the appointment of J. Chris Wilkerson as vice president of Blackpoint RISK and head of insurance. The appointment marks a key expansion of Blackpoint’s cyber insurance leadership team, the company said.
GetCovered.io Raises $7 Million in Series A Funding
NEW YORK--GetCovered.io, the insurance software company that makes it simple to buy and track property and casualty insurance online, today announced the completion of its $7 million Series A financing...
EvolutionIQ Raises $21M Series A To Deliver AI Based Claims Guidance Across The Industry
EvolutionIQ, the most rapidly adopted Claims Guidance platform amongst insurance carriers, today announced that it raised $21M in Series A funding.
Tango launches professional lines division
Tango Specialty has launched a new professional lines division dedicated to the growing demands of wholesale brokers for E&S underwriting solutions across a wide range of specialty SME sectors. The divi...
Ariel Re targets growth with upsized Berkshire Hathaway backing
Ariel Re, the Bermuda-headquartered international reinsurance company, has announced an upsized commitment from Warren Buffett’s giant conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, with an investment...