We help insurers cut costs, manage risk and drive growth through digital innovation, platform modernization, improved distribution and marketing, and enhancing their customer relevance and agility.


Many life insurers are turning to Accenture for help in exploiting the potential of digital technologies to make customers the pivot of their businesses and to aim for growth and operational excellence.

We believe carriers can create economic value by reviewing and updating their business and operating models to take full advantage of new opportunities such as connected insurance, the power of analytics and artificial intelligence, and ecosystems. Simply digitizing existing processes is not enough.

Accenture is an industry leader in helping develop and implement a comprehensive 'living business' strategy that enables insurers to continuously adapt to and profit from disruption. Within this broad role, our specific areas of focus are included below:


Specific Services
Accenture’s key Life Insurance services include: 

“Connected insurance is just one example of the new digital trends that have the potential to disrupt the life industry. Insurers that are quick to respond to these opportunities will find ample potential for growth.”

Daniele Presutti
Global Life Insurance Lead


For more than 30 years, Accenture has worked closely with many of the world's leading life and annuity insurers. We collaborate with our clients to help them plan and implement the complex business and operational changes needed to achieve high performance in a volatile market.

  • Experience. We have worked with industry leaders for more than 30 years. We work with 9 of the top 10 and 26 of the top 30 life insurers.

  • Top insurance and digital talent. We have 13,000 insurance resources who specialize in underwriting, distribution and policy administration operations, including all of the emerging technologies that are transforming these functions. We also have 25,000 resources who help our clients design and deliver the best customer and employee experiences, create hyper-relevant offerings, and develop the agility and workforce needed to profit from disruption.

  • Global network of centers of excellence. Accenture has a global network of 40+ industry and technology specific innovation centers.

  • Growing ecosystem. Accenture has alliances with the leading software providers and continues to make strategic acquisitions to boost its own capabilities.

  • Full-service offering. Accenture offers a complete range of services, from pure consulting to implementation and ongoing managed services. This allows you to access new capabilities at scale and at speed “as-a-service.” The Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform is a trusted pre-integrated software suite used by more than 40 leading life insurers and annuity carriers worldwide.

  • Innovative commercial arrangements. Accenture focuses on outcomes, and will structure a deal to suit your needs, from a traditional fee for service to a gain-share arrangement that is linked to performance improvement. Our managed services can also be structured around a fee for each transaction.

  • Extensive and growing intellectual capital. We undertake research and benchmarking exercises to identify trends and give our clients practical road maps for turning opportunities into profitable growth. We understand the stages in the journey toward becoming a 'living business', and have begun to quantify each value lever.




Daniele Presutti
Global Life Insurance Lead

Daniele Presutti is the market group leader for Accenture Insurance in Italy, Eastern Europe, Russia, Turkey, Greece and the Middle East, and is the managing director of Accenture Life Insurance Business Services. He also has extensive experience in creating optimized customer experiences, cost and benefit analyses, transformation and change strategies, and more. Daniele joined Accenture in 1987.

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Brian DeMaster
Managing Director, Accenture

Brian DeMaster is a senior executive in the Accenture Insurance industry group with over 17 years of experience working with life and annuity clients on a variety of projects. He has held a series of roles in management consulting, technology delivery, client account leadership and life practice leadership. He is responsible for Accenture's North America life insurance business services and is the account lead for several North American life insurance clients.

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