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Sharad Sachdev

Managing Director, Accenture Analytics

Sharad is a Managing Director and the Analytics lead in Accenture’s Insurance Strategy Practice, responsible for developing and managing insurance analytics offerings in North America. He also is the global lead for the Data Science CoE, which focuses on bringing clients innovative advanced analytics capabilities. During the two decades before joining Accenture in February 2014, he was a founding member of an analytics/consulting firm and a senior consultant at a global management consulting firm. Sharad holds an undergraduate degree in electronics engineering, an MBA in finance and a Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Latest Posts | By Sharad Sachdev
Posted on July 8th, 2016

Building Momentum with an External Data Program

We have described an external data revolution that will have important consequences for insurers. ...
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Building Momentum with an External Data Program
Posted on June 24th, 2016

Creating Value for Insurers with External Data and Analytics

In previous posts, I have talked about how external data is opening up new possibilities for...
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Creating Value for Insurers with External Data and Analytics
Posted on June 17th, 2016

Sources of Value for Insurers

In my previous blog I talked about how the flood of external data is transforming the way insurers...
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Sources of Value for Insurers
Posted on June 10th, 2016

External Data is Changing Everything for Insurers

Insurers have been pioneers in utilizing data and analytics to make underwriting decisions,...
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External Data is Changing Everything for Insurers
Posted on November 30th, 2015

First steps for insurers to build their behavioral-assessment capabilities

The Spatial Risk Diffusion Model is a new risk assessment tool – developed by Accenture Analytics...
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First steps for insurers to build their behavioral-assessment capabilities
Posted on November 23rd, 2015

Spatial Risk Diffusion Model could benefit carriers’ financials

Accenture believes that carriers need to understand risk as a function of customers’ collective...
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Spatial Risk Diffusion Model could benefit carriers’ financials
Posted on November 19th, 2015

Spatial Risk Diffusion Model predicts how and when risk spreads through society

To compete with the digital disrupters entering the insurance market, carriers will need to...
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Spatial Risk Diffusion Model predicts how and when risk spreads through society
Posted on November 16th, 2015

Digital disruption necessitates new risk-assessment approach

From purchasing decisions to fitness regimens to home heating and cooling, our behavior in...
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Digital disruption necessitates new risk-assessment approach