Today, Clearspeed announced two new leaders in our enterprise sales organization, Allison Albrecht and Jeff Manricks. Both bring extensive experience and expertise to bolster our growing global team and will focus on driving Clearspeed’s continued momentum in the insurance sector. This announcement marks a significant stride forward for Clearspeed as we build a sales organization committed to bringing enterprise capability and innovative solutions to our fast-growing client roster.

Allison Albrecht: Director, Enterprise Sales (US)

Allison Albrecht, who officially joined Clearspeed in January 2024, brings with her a proven track record of driving change, delivering results, and championing client outcomes. Her extensive experience spans the finance, insurance, and healthcare industries, where she has excelled in project management, sales, and leadership roles. 

Prior to joining Clearspeed, Allison served as the Director II of Strategy & Vendor Management at Liberty Mutual Insurance, leading her team in managing vendor partnerships and leveraging data to meet strategic goals. Before that, she held the position of Product Vendor Manager at State Auto Insurance, where she was responsible for relationships, strategy, and management of vendor partners across both Personal and Commercial Lines of Business.

At Clearspeed, Allison is focused on supporting growth with our clients and partners in the US insurance market. Her extensive in-market experience, enthusiasm, and exemplary leadership are a welcome addition to the team, clients, and communities we serve. 

Jeff Manricks: Director, Enterprise Sales (UK)

Joining as Clearspeed’s new Director of Enterprise Sales for the UK market, Jeff Manricks is a seasoned professional with a passion for revolutionizing the insurance industry. With a background as Sales Director EMEA North at Shift Technology, Jeff played a crucial role in helping insurers deliver outstanding customer experiences across the region. His tenure with the company showcases his commitment to excellence and adept expertise in leveraging the best of AI to help insurers reduce spending and optimize their processes. 

Jeff is also a co-author of “The AI Book: The Artificial Intelligence Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs, and FinTech Visionaries” The book, written by prominent figures in the industry, provides insights into the real-world applications of artificial intelligence in financial services. His leadership in the global fintech space goes hand in hand with Clearspeed’s AI-enabled technology that can accelerate low-risk transactions while flagging where follow-up is needed with remarkably high accuracy rates to save time and money while reducing fraud exposure.

In his role at Clearspeed, Jeff will focus on supporting growth and transformation with our clients and partners throughout the UK insurance market. His extensive knowledge and commitment to leveraging AI to enhance customer experiences underscore his alignment with Clearspeed’s vision for innovation in the insurance sector.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Allison and Jeff to Clearspeed’s sales team. They are seasoned professionals who deeply understand how to create value and success for clients and will play a crucial role in delivering on our commitment to innovation,” says Clearspeed Chief Revenue Officer Scott Moore. “With Allison driving growth in the US insurance market and Jeff spearheading transformation in the UK, our position as global leaders in delivering risk assessment capabilities across markets strengthens.”

“Clients trust us to help them meet customer expectations in the moments that matter – and that’s a fast, simple process across the insurance continuum,” Moore says. “Our growing global team, and their expertise, is a testament to Clearspeed’s commitment to our core belief that ensuring trust is key to success.”