8. Hippo

 Although only in its fifth year, Hippo has established itself as a champion on homeowners searching for competitive insurance packages. A true insurtech offering, the company’s ethos revolves around technology and automation to increase efficiency, both for Hippo itself and its customers.

Choosing to only work with the best collaborators available, Hippo’s partners possess approximately $200bn in assets. All have an ‘A’ rating according to the AM Best gold standard and hold 300 years of cumulative experience in the industry. In summary, policyholders can be assured that the products and services offered by Hippo are secure and best-in-class quality.

Valuation: $1bn

Founded: 2015

CEO: Assaf Wand (https://www.linkedin.com/in/assafwand/)

Country: USA