Signaling its intention to target insurance market opportunities beyond North America, OneShield, Inc. (Westborough, Mass.), the developer of OneShield Dragon, a rules- and tools-based, data-driven policy management solution, has established a Global Strategy Division. Leading OneShield's initiatives and entry into markets outside of North America is Liza Smith, recently hired as general manager of OneShield Global Strategy.
Smith will be responsible for the development and deployment of the Dragon product suite in all markets outside the US. She joins OneShield from EMC Document Sciences where she was VP and global head of insurance.
"OneShield has always taken a deliberate approach to entering international markets because delivering high-quality products and services is paramount to our success," said Heather Peacock, EVP of client services and delivery, in a press release. "We have proven successes in the U.S. and Canada, and Liza's extensive experience leading market and product entry in Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region will ensure future growth in the international general insurance market.
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