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Jeremy Gray

As  a member of the Cenfri team since 2012, Jeremy has worked on a number of microinsurance projects, including:

  • An A2ii cross-country synthesis study, which involved analysing and synthesising the various microinsurance business models, inherent risks and appropriate regulatory responses found globally
  • The ILO Microinsurance Innovation Facility’s scale study, which entailed examining the major drivers of scale in global microinsurance initiatives
  • A study comparing insurance markets and their relative development across the SADC region as an input into the harmonisation process

He has also worked on other projects like Making Access Possible (MAP) in Lesotho, Swaziland and Zambia.

Before joining Cenfri, he worked as a mining researcher advising major South African mining companies on global economic trends, specifically on commodity price movements.

  • Master’s in economics (cum laude), University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Soc.Sci (Hons) in economics, University of Cape Town
  • Soc.Sci in philosophy, politics and economics (PPE), University of Cape Town

Recent Content by Jeremy Gray
The role of insurance regulators in dealing with consumer data protection risks
Across industries, businesses are collecting, storing and using increasing amounts of consumer data. This has been made possible by the growth in b...
Using technology to build loyalty among insurance customers
Mary is the owner of a small business in Blantyre, Malawi, and the main breadwinner for her family. To support her family in the event that somethi...
Regulating for innovation: How to encourage responsible market innovation
For regulators, the dual implications of innovation make it a critically important but challenging topic to address. Regulators with a mandate to e...
MAP Zambia diagnostic and roadmap to financial inclusion
From 2009 to 2015 the proportion of adults, financially excluded from any financial service, decreased from 63% to 41% in Zambia, which exceeded th...
Deepening measurement in financial inclusion
You manage what you measure and thus it is important to have a measurement framework that drives the right behaviour. Financial inclusion has strong [...]
Delivering on the promise of digitising payments in Zambia
Digital financial inclusion holds great promise. A McKinsey report last year found that digital finance could add up to $3.7 trillion to [...]