Mentorship from Lloyd’s market experts and senior leadership
Welcome to Lloyd’s Lab
The Lloyd’s Lab is the home of InsurTech at Lloyd’s and is based in our iconic building in Lime Street.
Innovative start-ups join the Lab for our ten-week programme, where they are partnered with mentors from managing agents across the market. Here they work on developing and proving their solutions; leveraging the expertise and experience of their mentors and demonstrating how they can add value to the Lloyd’s Market.
Applications for cohort 3 are now closed.
The Lloyd's Lab programme
Lloyd’s is the world’s specialist insurance and reinsurance market. Watch this video to see more from our first cohort and demo day.
Over ten weeks, start-ups are given the unique opportunity to work with Lloyd’s market experts to shape the next big innovation. Located in the heart of the world’s specialist insurance market, the Lloyd’s Lab will give start-ups access to a state of the art coworking space, potential funding and the chance to develop their ideas alongside their target audience.
As a 330 year-old insurance market, we want to share our centuries of collective experience and knowledge with game changing start-ups who have new ways of thinking. We’ll give you access to the market so you can develop products, platforms and processes helping transform Lloyd’s into a digital data-driven market.
What's on offer
A chance to develop your idea at scale in partnership with the largest insurance market in the world
The opportunity to grow your network within global insurance and the InsurTech sectors
Product validation from Lloyd’s stakeholders
Potential funding from the Lloyd’s Lab investment pot
Your own desk in a state-of-the-art co-working space located in the iconic Lloyd’s building in London
Access to a pool of mentors and experts with support matched to your unique requirements
21 February 2020
Complete your application before midnight on 21 February.
02 April 2020
Pitch Day is your chance to present your idea to Lloyd’s senior leadership and market representatives for the chance to win a place in the Lab. Around 24 applicants will be invited to pitch.
27 April 2020
The 10-week intensive collaboration between you and the Lloyd’s Lab starts here, supported by market experts and external mentors.
08 July 2020
Where you’ll show us what your start-up has achieved over the previous 10 weeks and present your proposal for future engagement with the Lloyd’s market.
In association with
L Marks is a corporate innovation specialist and early-stage investor. They build bridges between large corporates seeking to innovate more quickly with young companies with disruptive technologies, products and services. Founded in 2012 by serial entrepreneur Stuart Marks, they run bespoke start-up partnership programmes across industry sectors, supporting rapid innovation and connecting them with the best start-ups.
They work with clients such as Arsenal, BMW and International Airlines Group (IAG) to identify where they believe the challenges are in their businesses and then turn these into opportunities for improvement and innovation. Each programme is tailored to deliver real solutions to the corporate partners and create real opportunities for start-up to test and grow their product with a major partner.lmarks.com