News

Latest news in our ecosystem

A weekend spent talking about the ‘Future of Health’ in the land of fire and ice

Earlier this month I participated in a truly unique conference – an outdoor weekend-adventure in Iceland…

Wanted: entrepreneurs to run multimillion-pound tech startups

Kamet turns the traditional seed capital model on its head by developing disruptive ideas itself and then finding entrepreneurs to lead them. Oh, and they’re backed with…

Behind Kamet Ventures’ people-centric approach to building startups

The AXA-backed startup incubator supports talented founders before they have a business idea, leading to such success stories as the virtual fertility clinic Apricity

Omio chooses Setoo to transform its travel insurance offering in the UK

Setoo will enable Omio to easily create, distribute and test personalised, transparent insurance offerings according to […]

Protection and mortgage advice firm Albany Park has announced that it has joined forces with Anorak Technologies.

Albany Park partners with Anorak to offer online advice

Protection and mortgage advice firm Albany Park has announced that it has joined forces with Anorak Technologies.

London ‘Virtual Fertility Clinic’ Apricity raises €6M

The firm’s latest round brings the total raised by the AI-powered fertility tech to €8.8m Billed as the world’s first virtual fertility clinic, […]

Anorak in Business Insider

Anorak ranked among the top 10 hottest fintech startups in the world by Business Insider

It graduated from Accenture’s fintech innovation lab earlier this year, and is present on Starling’s and Yolt’s marketplace, where it will likely be able to gain more traction.

qare latribune

La startup Qare lève 20 millions d’euros

Pionnière en France depuis 2016, la startup Qare annonce une levée de fonds de 20 millions d’euros pour séduire les praticiens et se faire connaître du grand public

setoo

Insurtech Setoo takes off with Invia Flights Germany

Travel insurtech Setoo has gained its first customer to utilise its platform for personalised offers.

padoa-aspt

Padoa, l’outil numérique qui reforme la santé au travail

Depuis le mois de mars 2018, les salariés du cher réalisent en autonomie la pré-visite individuelle dispensée par l’apst18 grâce à padoa. Une organisation interne simplifiée pour une performance décuplée de l’analyse des données collectées.

Headline_Birdie_Forbes

Birdie Raises €7M To Keep The Elderly Living At Home

Agetech startup Birdie secures €7 million Series A to help elderly adults live independently. This London-based startup, is building a holistic home care platform to help the older adults live independently in their own homes, using apps and connected devices to track their well-being.

paul

Anorak appoints Paul Evans as non-exec director

Ex-Group CEO of AXA’s global life, savings and health business, Paul Evans, has been appointed as non-executive director of smart data technology provider Anorak

Anorak raises £5M Series A for its life insurance advice platform

The U.K. startup building a life insurance advice platform, has raised £5 million in Series A funding. It brings the total raised by Anorak to £9 million. The round is led by Kamet Ventures, the tech incubator.

headline_Anorak_award

Anorak is awarded Most Innovative Life / Health Insurance Firm of the Year.

Great win. Anorak is awarded “Most Innovative Life / Health Insurance Firm of the Year” at Life Insurance International Innovation Awards 2018

headline_padoa

Padoa lève 20 millions d’euros

Un an après une première levée de fonds de 5 millions d’euros, la startup Padoa lève à nouveau 20 millions d’euros auprès de ses investisseurs historiques.

setoo

Insurtech startup Setoo closes $9.3M Series A

Setoo announces it has closed a $9.3 million Series A funding round, bringing the total amount raised to date to €10.3million ($12 million). The main investor is Kamet, AXA’s ‘Insurtech’ startup studio.

New key partnership for Anorak

Anorak on board with Yolt the fintech owned by ING to put people back in control of their money!

anorak

Starling Bank and Anorak have joined forces

The mobile-only bank and the smart life insurance adviser team up to offer Starling customers fast and easy access to personalised, transparent, impartial and regulated life insurance advice.

l'argus

Interview de Stéphane Guinet par l’Argus de l’assurance

Stéphane Guinet détaille le mode de fonctionnement de Kamet, la fabrique de start-up lancée par AXA.

qare

Qare à l’honneur sur M6

M6 présente Qare la solution de télémédecine.

qare

Qare et Pharma Express s’associent !

Nouveau partenariat stratégique pour Qare

ibex

Ibex, the First Ever AI-based Digital Pathology Cancer Diagnosis System

First AI pathology diagnostic system up and running in clinical setting

Qare, sous les projecteurs dans les Echos

Qare, sous les projecteurs dans les Echos

Qare veut faciliter l’accès des Français à la télémédecine

Portrait de la start-up Qare dans l'Usine Digitale

Portrait de la start-up Qare dans l’Usine Digitale

La start-up parisienne Qare a déployé en France sa plateforme dédiée à la télémédecine. Un service proposé en plein débat sur le remboursement des vidéo-consultations par la sécurité sociale.

game

Redefine The Insurance Game

Michael Niddam Executive Partner Kamet Ventures, David Vanek CEO Anorak, French Founders event

Qare, Nouvel acteur d'avenir de la Télémédecine

Qare, Nouvel acteur d’avenir de la Télémédecine

La jeune pousse Qare permet au patient de se connecter à distance sur une plateforme de vidéo consultation sécurisée. Chaque consultation donne lieu à un compte rendu écrit.

Fin tech

Kamet ventures @ the 2018 Paris Fintech

Stéphane Guinet, Founder and Managing Partner of Kamet Ventures will be speaking at the Paris Fintech Forum on the Main Stage

Anorak

Anorak, spotted by Techcrunch!

Anorak has been spotted by Techcrunch as the latest ‘insurtech’ company to pick up funding in the U.K. The London-based startup is on a self-described mission to “build the world’s smartest independent insurance adviser”

anorakNews

Anorak has secured £4m seed funding

Anorak Technologies Limited, the smart data company secures £4 million to make life insurance more accessible in the UK.

david

Meet David Lescure, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, David was Chief Financial Officer of Menlook.com, a global online retail destination for men’s style

Padoa

Padoa s’immisce dans les failles de la santé du travail

Créée en novembre 2016, Padoa propose aux entreprises, pour un coût équivalent, d’optimiser l’organisation de la santé du travail.

Europe 1

Europe1 reçoit Cédric Mathorel, CEO de Padoa

Europe1 reçoit Cédric Mathorel, CEO de Padoa dans l’émission de Raphaëlle Duchemin, Label Entreprise.

Cédric

Meet Cédric Mathorel, our newest Partner

Cédric Mathorel joins Kamet’s ecosystem as the CEO of Padoa, an innovative occupational health platform.

Birdie

Birdie is born!

The ambition of Birdie is to help dependent elders live longer, safer and happier in their own home.

Qare

Qare raises 6M€ Series A

Qare raises €6m in Series A round to empower patients wherever they are by offering access to a holistic set of personalized medical services.

Limvirak

Meet Limvirak Chea, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, Limvirak Chea was CEO of Streetlife, acquired by Nextdoor in a multi-million pound deal in 2017.

Fred

Meet Frederic Dermer, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, Frederic was head of Product at BlaBlaCar.

tina

Meet Tiina Bjork, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, Tiina was Creative Director at AKQA leading and mentoring multi-disciplinary teams. She’s passionate about making useful and beautiful digital products/ services.

lesEchos

Rencontre Les Echos et Stéphane Guinet qui présente les premiers résultats du startup studio KAMET

Un peu plus d’un an après sa création, le « start-up studio » d’AXA a vu éclore ses premières jeunes pousses.

Stephane

Rencontre Business Insider et Stéphane Guinet lors de Paris Fintech Forum 2017

A l’occasion du Paris Fintech Forum cette semaine, Kamet a présenté ses trois premières startups

Fintech

Meet the KAMET team @ Paris Fintech Forum

KAMET team will be at Paris Fintech Forum, the main Fintech event in Europe with 2 round tables !

Caroline

Meet Caroline Noublanche, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, Caroline was Vice-President at Doro AB Group, the global leader in senior telecom market.

Padoa

Padoa raises 5M€ Series A

Padoa raises €5m in Series A round to reinvent health at work and prevention.

David V

Meet David Vanek, our newest Partner

Before joining Kamet, David was Chief Financial Officer at Made.com, the leading UK-based designer furniture e-commerce player in Europe.

Insurtech isarel

The first-ever Israeli InsurTech competition is launched!

Kamet is partnering with VC fund Jerusalem Venture Partners and AXA Strategic Ventures, a venture capital platform backed by AXA to launch the First Insurtech Israel Competition.

Fixter

Fixter raises 6M€ Series A

Fixter raises €6m in Series A round to make car care simple for customers and more profitable for independent garages by leveraging technology.

Qare is born

Qare is born!

Qare is reinventing the access to High-Quality Medical Services for patients.

Ibex

Ibex is born!

Ibex is using artificial intelligence and computer vision for improving the efficiency and accuracy of cancer diagnostics.

Fixter

Fixter is born!

Empowered by technology, Fixter provides routine car maintenance at the same or lesser cost to an independent garage whilst delivering full peace of mind and the ultimate in service.

Viva tech

La rencontre ITespresso et Stéphane Guinet lors de VIVA Technology 2016

VIVA Technology : Rencontre avec l’instigateur du start-up studio Kamet, rattaché au groupe AXA, qui veut créer des nouveaux services et métiers dans le secteur de l’assurance.

Sarah

Meet Sarah Youssouf, our newest Partner

Sarah is Head of Marketing and Product design at Kamet.

Kamet

Kamet, The beginning!

The digital revolution is transforming the entire insurance value chain.