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wefox Group

wefox Group

German digital insurance company operating in Europe.

wefox Group is a company operating in the field of digital insurance. It has two main businesses: wefox and ONE. wefox Group was established by Dario Fazlic, Fabian Wesemann, Jonathan Seoane, Julian Teicke, and Teodoro Martino in 2015. wefox Group aims to use data-driven insights to create a transparent and personalized process of recommending insurance coverages for potential customers. Despite this, wefox Group also commits to protecting customer’s data from potential misuse. The company is based in Berlin, Germany and operates in the European market.



Products & Services

The company maintains two primary businesses. The first is wefox – previously known as FinanceFox– which is a digital marketplace for insurance that allows customers to view, adjust, and complete insurance contracts through a mobile application. By doing this, wefox aims to facilitate customers by giving them a more efficient method to access insurance information, and at the same time helps insurance brokers to manage their clients and seek new ones. wefox has been in operations since 2015.



The second business service that wefox Group offers is ONE, a fully-digital insurance provider. wefox Group acquired ONE Insurance Ltd, a Liechtenstein-based digital insurance provider, to operate this service. Customers are able to submit insurance claims only by accessing the mobile application. ONE seeks to use data to create better risk analysis in determining insurance coverage for customers. ONE was launched in 2018.

Funding

Since 2015, wefox Group has raised $158.5 million in capital from four funding series. The company’s most recent funding round was a Series B in March 2019, amassing $125 million. wefox Group has received financing from 18 investors, with four among them as lead investors. Previous investors include CreditEase, Mubadala Ventures, H14, Goldman Sachs, and Salesforce Ventures.

Angel round

On July 20, 2015 wefox completed an angel funding round with an undisclosed amount of funding from EMPAUA GmbH, Dario Fazlic, Julian Teicke, and Amir Suissa. 

Seed round

On January 12, 2016 wefox completed their seed funding round with $5.5 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures (lead investor), Seedcamp, Samuel Skobio, Idinvest Partners, and AngelList. 

Series A

On September 20, 2016 wefox completed their series A funding round with $28 million in funding from Target Global (lead investor), Horizons Ventures (lead investor), Speedinvest, Sound Ventures, Seedcamp, Salesforce Ventures, SBI Investment, Idinvest Partners, and AngelList. 

Series B

On March 6, 2019 wefox completed their series B funding round with $125 million in funding from Mubadala Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, H14, Goldman Sachs, and CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund. 

Acquisitions

ONE Insurance

On June 26, 2017 wefox acquired ONE Insurance for an undisclosed amount of money. 

Timeline

People

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Role
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Jonathan Seoane

COO



Julian Teicke

CEO, Founder



Tasos Chatzimichailidis

CEO wefox



Dario Fazlic

Group CRO, Founder



Fabian Wesemann

CFO, Founder



Teodoro Martino

Founder, Head of Insurance Relations CH



Utena Treves

Group VP Strategy & Business Development



Further reading

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FinanceFox - The insurance consultant for your back pocket - The Digital Insurer

The Digital Insurer

Web



Insurtech startup FinanceFox raises $28M in Series A

Editorial Team

Web

September 21, 2016

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