Cover Genius and Turkish Airlines launch partnership to strengthen integrated protection for international travelers

/EIN News/ — NEW YORK and AMSTERDAM, Oct. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cover Genius, the insurtech leader for in-vehicle insurance, today announced a partnership with Turkish Airlines, the largest international air carrier in the world, to strengthen their comprehensive travel protection for passengers worldwide. Through this partnership, Turkish Airlines passengers are protected for international and domestic travel directly in the booking path by Cover Genius’ award-winning global distribution platform, XCover.

“During the pandemic, traditional insurers disappeared and travelers were left with policies that did not protect them when needed,” said Angus McDonald, CEO and co-founder of Cover Genius. “It’s time to modernize travel insurance, and our partnership with Turkish Airlines brings integrated protection with easy-to-understand policies and instant claims payments to millions of passengers around the world, so they can book their next travel with confidence.”

Cover Genius’ advanced technology approach enables airlines, online travel agencies (OTAs) and other travel providers to seamlessly integrate tailored protection for any source and destination directly into the journey of purchase. Customers have the ability to dynamically bundle and unbundle coverage so they are protected against their unique concerns and should anything go wrong during their trip, they are backed by a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of +65.and instant refunds in 90 currencies.

“We broke new records in July and August 2022 and increased seating capacity by 14%. It is important for us to work with an insurtech partner who could keep up with our rapidly growing global footprint. Cover Genius’ advanced technology approach has enabled seamless integration across 56 countries to provide our passengers with comprehensive and easy-to-understand protection in the booking process for a convenient travel experience,” said Harun Baştürk, SVP, Sales (I. Region).

This announcement follows a world travel survey, conducted by and commissioned by Cover Genius, which shows that 45% of travelers would rather buy protection again from their travel provider, agent or airline than through other sources such as travel cards. credit, which had a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of -34, a significantly low score compared to industry benchmarks. The main reason for their intention to change is convenience.

Cover Genius and Turkish Airlines will present together at the World Aviation Festival on October 6, 2022 at 11:45 a.m. as part of the session “The Evolution of Onboard Insurance for Airlines”.

The score includes all claims types and their outcomes across our entire partner network, except partners with less than 30 claims and those not rated by Cover Genius.

About CoverGenius
cover genius is the insurtech for integrated insurance that protects global customers of the world’s largest digital companies, including Booking Holdings, owner of Priceline, Kayak and, Intuit, Hopper, Skyscanner, Ryanair, Ship DescartesRush, zipper and Seat Geek. We are too available on Amazon, Flipkart, eBayWayfair and Southeast Asia’s Largest Company, Shop. Cover Genius’ vision is to protect all customers of the world’s largest online businesses through XCoveran award-winning global distribution platform for any line of insurance or warranty, with an API for instant claims payments that holds an industry-leading NPS of +65.

Cover Genius and its partners co-create solutions that incorporate licensed or authorized protection in over 60 countries and all 50 US states.

The score includes all claims types and their outcomes across our entire partner network, except partners with less than 30 claims and those not rated by Cover Genius.

About Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines is the national airline of Turkey and the largest carrier in the country. Turkish Airlines operates a network of domestic services throughout Turkey and international services to the Middle East, Europe, Africa, North America, South America and Asia. The carrier operates passenger services through its main hub at Istanbul Airport. The carrier moved its hub operations from Ataturk Airport to Istanbul New Airport in a phased program completed in mid-2019. Turkish Airlines is also a member of Star Alliance.

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