Profile of Kathy BurgerEditorial Director
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 575
Katherine Burger is Editorial Director of Bank Systems & Technology and Insurance & Technology, members of UBM TechWeb's InformationWeek Financial Services. She assumed leadership of Bank Systems & Technology in 2003 and of Insurance & Technology in 1991. In addition to directing the editorial strategy of both brands, Kathy is charged with the creation and development of new products, editorial supplements, special publications and live and online events including BS&T's Executive Summit, I&T's Executive Summit, Webcasts, live custom events and executive roundtables. Kathy is a frequent speaker/moderator at financial services industry conferences, and also has presented at a number of technology company user group and sales force events, as well as numerous Webcasts sponsored by industry leaders. She is a graduate of Carleton College.
Articles by Kathy Burger
posted in May 2005
Among the many challenges today's insurance IT professionals face, a particularly thorny issue has to do with the very validity of what they do.
While the insurance industry continues to grapple with the challenges of eliminating paper from critical business processes such as sales, application and policy processing and claims, evidently the world of academia has figured it out.
Zurich North America Commercial depends on IT to weather P&C market turmoil, according to CEO Axel Lehmann.
Although the business climate supposedly is improving, the tough times for CEOs show few signs of going away.