MGA Founders Podcast

Making traveling as safe as staying at home with Andrew Jernigan, CEO of Insured Nomads

Tune in to hear from Andrew Jernigan, CEO of Insured Nomads, an insurtech focusing on changing the rules of travel insurance for digital nomads.

Episode summary

Hear Andrew Jernigan talk about starting a travel insurance business at the beginning of the global pandemic, how early travel experiences inspired the idea for his business, and how he got his start in insurance. 

Learn what makes Insured Nomads unique, what Andrew focused on as his distribution hook, and how travel trends have been changing with the pandemic’s twists and turns. Finally, Andrew discusses travel technology’s interaction with insurance, the lesson he’s learned on his journey, and the two places in the world he recommends for a visit and a longer stay.

Connect with:

 Andrew Jernigan
 Dan Woods

Are you an MGA founder with a story to tell? Contact us.


Building an InsurTech MGA in 2022

Get best practices on how to develop a business strategy that differentiates your rating, underwriting, and distribution; find a technology partner that makes it fast and affordable to launch and iterate your products; and leverage investor and carrier relationships to the fullest.


Launch fast and iterate faster with Socotra

Rapidly develop and distribute your platform and products in as little as two months with the most trusted core platform for insurtech MGAs. Delivering open APIs and cloud-native design, Socotra gives MGAs the flexibility and reliability they need to launch, iterate, and scale new programs with minimal effort and costs.