Owner, McKenzie Intelligence
After a decorated service as a British Army Intelligence Officer; Forbes founded McKenzie Intelligence Services (MIS) in 2011 to provide military grade Intelligence led claims support to the global Insurance market.
In 2017 Lloyd’s of London and the Lloyd’s Market Association formally engaged MIS to deliver its Satellite Imaging based claims service. As part of this service; MIS developed its scalable “MIS-Intel” Disaster Intelligence SaaS Portal. The wider London Insurance market now has access to 1000 MIS-Intel user accounts.
The 2017 Hurricane season has seen MIS successfully deliver remote sensing based Intelligence reporting on Hurricanes’ HIM and the extensive California wildfires. MIS is a won the top prize at the British Claims awards for enabling the first self serve $5M instant claim from ‘Space’ on behalf of a Managing Agent.
2018 has already see the renewal of the MIS LMA contract with a revised portal and an injection of almost £2M in investment from a number of grant bodies.