GetCover is the first offline to online (O2O) insurtech platform that provides onboarding, renewal, and comparison services for motor insurance. Our platform automates the entire onboarding and renewal process. This increases the distributors’ productivity and efficiency while reducing the overall operating costs for serving our customers.
GetCover’s seamless platform automates the entire onboarding and renewal process, which increases the distributors’ productivity and efficiency, while at the same time reduce the overall operating costs to better serve customers.
Customer engagement is delivered through our user-friendly mobile app, where our participating partners will provide 24/7 call support. Besides, through the mobile app GetCover customers can deal with car insurance right at their fingertips. What used to take a few hours would now only take a few minutes at your convenience.
“We’ve been monitoring the insurance industry for years, understanding the customer’s pain points from onboarding, renewal, payments to service claims. With our mobile app and suite of services, we believe we have addressed many of these pain points and taken the user experience to a new level of service”, said Paul Khoo, Chief Executive Officer of GetCover.
Around the world, new and innovative insurance models have grown to offer customers alternative choices of engagement and experience. All because of tech-savvy millennials who are spearheading this aggressive growth, challenging the status quo of the existing traditional models.
Our vision is to be a pioneering leader of online insurance platform in Malaysia and ASEAN, changing the face of insurance by offering quality insurance products with our partners through new lifestyle offerings for greater information, convenience, rewards and service to our customers.
A new way of insurance
GetCover is created to make a difference by connecting insurers, intermediaries and clients with state of art technology:
Enable the insured an ease and convenience in onboarding, renewal and payment.
Enable the insurers & intermediaries to offer insurance and financial products through GetCover App.
Offer from offline to online onboarding, renewal and transactional platform services.
A paperless system to improve productivity of intermediaries & participating insurers.
For our initial phase, we will offer car insurance to the Malaysia market:
There are plans to expand the product suites and markets, catering to a more lifestyle enabled platform.
As we expand and grow, GetCover will continue to listen to our customers, research and innovate new platforms to offer our customers better choices and service for their insurance and lifestyle needs.
Dato’ Iskandar Mizal Bin Mahmood (DIMP, DMSM)
Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (Accounting) Boston University,United States of America.
Dato’ Iskandar Mizal Mahmood was born in Kelantan. He has 29 years experience with multitude of companies ranging from multinational to government companies and spanning from investment banking to technology sectors at all levels from hands-on operations to leadership. Dato’ Iskandar Mizal Mahmood started his career with an international audit firm Arthur Andersen & Co in 1989. He moved into merchant and investment banking serving Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad and Commerce International Merchant Bankers Berhad (now known as CIMB Group). He joined Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) in 1999 to undertake the Initial Public Offering and Listing of MAHB on Bursa Malaysia and assume other responsibilities such as corporate finance, strategic planning, business development and investor relations. In 2003, Ministry of Finance Malaysia appointed him to helm the leadership of Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn Bhd. He was later appointed to helm the leadership of Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation Sdn Bhd, one of the Government of Malaysia’s key technology initiatives at that time. He then ventured into the private education sector by partnering with Manipal Education Global of India to set up Manipal International University in Malaysia. He also served as the Group Chief Executive Officer of Pos Malaysia Berhad. He is currently the Group Chief Executive Officer of Granatum Ventures Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad. Dato’ Iskandar Mizal Mahmood is also currently the Chairman of the Board of Theta Edge Berhad, a public listed company. He also sits on the Board of several technology companies including Globetronics Technology Berhad, a public listed company.
Dato’ Iskandar Mizal Mahmood was appointed as a Member of TH Investment Panel on 1 November 2016.
Chief Executive Officer
Over 18 Years Of Financial Services Industry Experience
Paul has over 18 years of financial services industry experience and obtained his fund manager representative license while he was in the fund management industry. He joined StandardFA from a local asset management firm, where he was CEO, overseeing Malaysia & Vietnam. He started his fund management career with a global asset management firm and assumed various senior roles before serving as their Chief Marketing Officer. He is currently sitting as board of governor and honorary secretary of Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (a non-profit organization). He has served as independent director, audit committee, nomination & remuneration committee of a listed mobile virtual network operating company from 2011 to 2014. He graduated from University of New Orleans, USA with a Bachelor of Science in Finance majoring in Investment.
Ruzilah Mohammad Alias
Chief Operating Officer
Pn Ruzilah or better known as Ruzi holds a Bachelor in Business Administration majoring in International Business, and Advance Diploma in Information Technology. She has been with StandardFA since 2001 as a pioneer staff and was appointed as an Executive Director and Head of Operations in 2006 where she had overseen operations including accounting, commissions, information technology systems and back office support systems. Subsequently, she has been appointed as Executive Director in StandardFA overseeing Legal, Compliance & Human Resources. She is responsible for implementation of robust compliance framework and controls across the business and liaising with industry regulators. She has been trained by the largest financial planning company in Australia, Professional Investment Services Pty Ltd on the company operations, legal and compliance. She is currently a board member of Ethics & Compliance of Malaysian Financial Planning Council. Ruzi has later joined the Getcover’s Executive team as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer in February 2017.
WE WORK WITH THE BEST PARTNERS
Licensed Intermediary Partner
Lonpac Insurance Bhd
Lonpac Insurance Bhd (Lonpac), a wholly owned subsidiary of LPI Capital Bhd, was incorporated in Malaysia on 12 July 1994. It commenced underwriting of general insurance business after a rationalisation scheme on 1 May 1999. The paid-up capital of the Company is RM200,000,000 comprising of 200,000,000 ordinary shares of RM1.00 each. The Company operates through 21 branches in Malaysia and a foreign branch in Singapore to serve the clients better.
MPI Generali Insurans Berhad
MPI Generali Insurans Berhad formerly known as Multi-Purpose Insurans Bhd is a strategic partnership between Multi-Purpose Capital Holdings Berhad, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MPHB Capital Berhad, a public listed company, and Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A., one of the largest global insurance providers with a rich heritage going back to 1831.
MPI Generali is licensed by Bank Negara Malaysia under the Financial Services Act, 2013 (which repealed and replaced the Insurance Act, 1996). The core business is underwriting of general insurance business offering innovative insurance products and services which can be customized to the specified needs of our individual and corporate clients. Established locally in 1973, MPI Generali has more than 40 years’ of experience in serving commercial, institutional and individual customers from across Malaysia. MPI Generali has a network of 12 branches strategically located in major towns in East and West Malaysia.
Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Berhad
Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Berhad (ZGIMB), as part of Zurich Insurance Group, is an established general insurer headquartered in Kuala Lumpur. ZGIMB caters to the protection needs of individuals and business owners through a wide range of general insurance solutions covering motor, travel, property, financial and personal lines, small to medium enterprises as well as large industrial risks. Together with its dedicated employees, agency force, distributors and partners, supported by more than 35 branches nationwide, ZGIMB is committed to help its customers understand and protect their valuable assets and businesses from risks. Additionally, Shariah-Compliant General Takaful solutions is made available to customers through its sister company, Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Berhad
Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Berhad
Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Berhad (ZGTMB) is one of Malaysia’s leading general takaful operators. It is a member of Zurich Insurance Group and the sole provider of Shariah-Compliant General Takaful products within Zurich. With more than a decade of Takaful market expertise, ZGTMB offers an extensive range of general Takaful solutions spanning motor, travel, property, financial and personal lines, small to medium enterprises as well as large industrial risks. Together with its dedicated employees, agency force, distributors and partners, supported by its nationwide branch network, ZGTMB is committed to help its customers understand and protect their valuable assets and businesses from risks. Additionally, conventional general insurance products are made available to customers through its sister company, Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Berhad.
Standard Financial Advisers Sdn Bhd (StandardFA)
Established on 9th August 1999, StandardFA is the leading, award-winning and the largest Financial Adviser Dealer Group in Malaysia. StandardFA holds a Capital Market Services License (CMSL/A0173/2007) issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia and also licensed by Bank Negara Malaysia under the Financial Services Act 2013. With total fund under advice of RM 1 billion and growing, StandardFA delivers thorough and independent financial solutions across a range of specialize wealth management areas, from Savings to Investments to Pensions, Protection and Preservation to their diverse Private Clients and Corporates.