Rome, 9 April 2019 – Octo, the leading global provider of telematics solutions and data analysis for the auto insurance sector, announced that as of April 01, 2019, Laura Brambilla has joined the Group as the new Group Chief Financial Officer.
Laura Brambilla is internationally experienced with leading multinational telecommunications and engineering groups. Prior to joining Octo, she held the position of CFO EMEA of AECON, a leader in the engineering sector, listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Brambilla graduated in Economics at the Catholic University of Milan in 1998, where she began her professional career at Alcatel Italia, where she held a brilliant career until 2016. After an appointment as Head of the Treasury, in 2006 she became Business Management Director, a role that she held until 2010 covering the whole Mediterranean area. At the same time, she was also named Integration Program Leader during the merger process between Alcatel and Lucent. In 2010, the appointment as CFO first came for Italy, then for the Mediterranean Region, the Western Region and finally EMEA.
The appointment of Laura Brambilla is thanks to her deep knowledge of international realities, which fits perfectly into the global dimension reached by Octo and represents an important step forward in the direction of a consolidation strategy for its positioning in the international tech scene.
Octo is the leading global provider of telematics solutions and data analysis for the auto insurance sector. Founded in 2002, Octo is one of the pioneers of the insurance telematics sector. Today, it is the largest and most specialized insurance telematics company in the world, engaged in the transformation of automobile insurance through behavioral, contextual and driving analyzes for over 100 partners. Octo has 5.6 million connected users and the world’s largest database of telematics data, with over 228 billion miles of driving data collected and 456,000 accidents analyzed (as of 31 December 2018). Octo applies proprietary algorithms to its database, a market leader to provide new and powerful risk profile analyzes, offering solutions for insurance and insurance companies.
The company is based in Rome, with offices in Boston, London, Stuttgart, Madrid, and Sao Paulo. http://www.octotelematics.com/Back to news overviewBack to events overviewBack to press releases overviewBack to blog overviewBack to careers overview