Zurich InsurTech Challenge

Reimagine a customer’s journey for improved health insurance - from patient admission, hospitalization discharge to claim reimbursement by providing a more transparent and seamless experience.

Can your team enhance the customer health insurance experience?

Technology trends have shifted the needs and expectations of customers, requiring processes associated with health insurance to be faster, easier and personalized.  To continue innovating, Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific is launching its first startup challenge in Asia. This challenge is looking for solutions that prioritize transparency, efficiency, and accuracy while remembering the importance of customer relationships.  

Join the startup innovation challenge launched by Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific and you will have the opportunity to showcase your forward-thinking ideas and present your project to the Asia Pacific Regional teams. Successful startups will be selected to join the senior leadership teams in Shanghai to pitch their ideas directly to them. The three most innovative solutions will then benefit from prize fund to continue working on their projects, with additional mentorship and advice from Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific team members. 

This is a unique opportunity to raise the profile of your startup and make an impact in the InsurTech space.


Claims process for reimbursement

How can customers receive claim reimbursements faster with more clarity?

Hospital / Clinic admissions

How can customers have full information about their policy and coverage limits, and get insurer approval immediately?

Hospital / Clinic payments

How can customers and hospitals have transparency on the policy benefits remaining and coverage limits and expedite the hospitalization discharge process?

Rewarding Innovative Startups

All potential rewards for your participation in the Zurich InsurTech Challenge.


HKD 40,000


HKD 20,000


HKD 10,000


Showcase your startup to senior leaders from the Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific team. Travel to Shanghai and one-night accommodation for startups selected for the demo event will be provided by Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific (up to 2 team members per startup).



Mentorship and advice from Zurich Insurance Asia Pacific team members.


Reimagine a customer’s health insurance experience

The project that you submit should aim to improve the customer journey across the health insurance process: either one-off claim reimbursements, hospital admissions or patient hospitalization discharge.

Hospital / Clinic admission

Hospital / Clinic discharge/payment

 Claims Process for the Reimbursement

Showcase your ideas now!

Sign up on the platform and submit your startup profile before 11 January 2018.