Jihan Abass is currently the Founder and CEO of Lami, an Insurance-as-a-Service platform and API. Lami has digitized the entire insurance value-chain from KYC, pricing, underwriting and claims
processing all in one platform and API that can be used to distribute any type of insurance product at any point of sale. She set up Lami with the aim of increasing insurance penetration in the
developing world. Prior to starting Lami, she worked as a sugar trader in the City of London, trading on the New York and London sugar markets. Abass has an MBA from the University of Oxford.