CEO – Insurtech Startup – SF Bay Area | New Zealand | Remote

Our client is an ambitious startup developing a unique innovative insurance solution for the growing blockchain token market. They are based in Auckland, New Zealand and SF Bay area.

On their behalf I am now looking for an experienced CEO to manage day-to-day operations of the company. The right candidate must be able to build and lead the company hands-on, from a startup into a billion-dollar corporation in a short time.

YOU will:

  • Provide inspired leadership company wide.
  • Make high-level decisions about policy and strategy.
  • Oversee day-to-day operation of the company
  • Report to the board of directors and keep them informed.
  • Develop and implement operational policies and a strategic plan.
  • Act as the primary spokesperson for the company.
  • Develop the company’s culture and overall company vision.
  • Create an environment that promotes great performance and positive morale.
  • Oversee the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.
  • Work with senior stakeholders, chief financial officer, chief information officer, and other executives.
  • Assure all legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Work with the executive board to determine values and mission, and plan for short and long term goals.
  • Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company.
  • Build alliances and partnerships with other organizations.
  • Work closely with the human resource department to ensure great hiring

YOU bring:

  • Significant experience in insurance/insuretech
  • Experience in a senior executive management position
  • Knowledge of profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow management and general finance and budgeting.
  • Ability to build consensus and relationships among executives, partners, and the workforce.
  • Understanding of human resources and personnel management.
  • Experience with corporate governance.


  • Bay Area, California or
  • Auckland, NZ or
  • remote


In case of interest reach out with your CV to or via Michael Shlayen Linkedin