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Direct Line Group selects SSP Select Insurance to support growth strategy

Insurance technology specialist SSP announces a new five year contract with leading UK insurer Direct Line Group (DLG) to provide its SSP Select Insurance as a Service platform to support DLG’s plans for growth. SSP won the contract after an extensive competitive tender process.

SSP Select Insurance as a Service is a SaaS-based digital insurance platform that comprises a set of
proven, integrated best of breed components that together provide powerful digital insurance capabilities to insurance companies, enabling them to build and deliver their products and services
into the marketplace.

The SaaS platform is implemented, hosted and managed by SSP, a model that drives a low up-front
investment, along with flexible and low cost of ownership. It also contributes to the rapid implementation timeframe.

Jasvinder Gakhal, Director of Commercial Direct at Direct Line Group said: “We are pleased to have selected SSP and its digital insurance platform to support areas of our Direct Line for Business growth strategy. The platform enables us to launch new products quickly, monitor their performance, learn from the results and refine them on a cost-effective basis.”

Steve Lathrope, Group Managing Director, SSP said: “We are proud to have been chosen by DLG and to be providing Select Insurance as a Service as a platform for growth. We’ve designed the solution with innovation in mind, and are delighted to have a market leader using it to power its business.”