At Zego, our mission is to provide cover that powers opportunities!

Founded 2016
501-1000 employees
  • Insurance
  • Banking, Corporate Finance, & Investing
  • Information Systems
  • Headquarters address
    7th Floor, Exchange House, 12 Primrose St, London EC2A 2BQ
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    We're Zego. Insurance made flexible. Simple. Better.

    Founded in 2016, we noticed that even though the way people were working and doing business was changing, their insurance remained the same - and that got us thinking.

    What if there was a way to make insurance more flexible to meet the growing demands of everyone from delivery drivers, to contractors and businesses... 🤔

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    Insurance that delivers. 🛵

    We started with an hourly policy for scooter delivery drivers. It meant drivers no longer had to pay for insurance they didn’t need. Instead they could get flexible cover for the hours they worked.

    Within months the Zego app was launched, allowing users to get the insurance they required on the go.

    Since then we’ve released plenty more products including 30 day and annual policies for scooter and car delivery drivers. We’ve also designed flexible public liability insurance for contractors, allowing them to protect their work, over a term that suits their needs.

    Working hard. 💪

    Whether it’s a private hire driver picking up a passenger in the middle of the night, or a contractor working all hours to meet a deadline, we know our customers work really hard.

    To us, it was vitally important that we worked just as hard for them as they do for us - and that meant launching new products, creating a bigger team and entering new markets.

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    Branching out. 🌍

    The team grew from 12 to 50 within a matter of months and is still expanding today, with departments adopting a tech-first approach to look into potential new markets and products - all with the aim of giving delivery drivers, couriers, contractors, businesses and more access to flexible insurance that’s designed to match their requirements.

    A growing business. 🙌

    So far we’ve created hourly, 30 day and annual insurance policies for everyone from cyclists to taxi drivers and beyond, but we’re always looking towards the future with new products added all the time.

    Our list of work providers is growing too, enabling more and more people to take advantage of flexible insurance that fits the way they work.

    We’ve also broadened our horizons by welcoming gig economy workers throughout Europe to Zego - and we’re only just getting started…

    Always listening. 👂

    If we’ve learnt anything (on our journey) so far it’s that listening is extremely important. We take our lead from gig economy workers, and thanks to our tech base we can adapt quickly, meaning if the demand for a product arises, we deliver it fast.

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    Our Values 🌟

    Take the wheel

    We’re drivers, not passengers. We embrace ownership and trust and empower others to do the same. We make good on our commitments. We always find a way to do the right thing for our customers, Zego and Zegons.

    Blaze a trail

    We’re curious and creative. We’re disrupting an industry so we look ahead and experiment, learn and evolve. We value innovation from incremental improvement, just as much as we do from big, bold ideas.

    Drive to win

    We demand the best of ourselves and inspire each other to demand the same. We are impact-driven and prioritise accordingly. We work smart, look after our wellbeing and foster a safe, productive environment. We make progress every day because we're here to win.

    Zego before ego

    We are strongest when we work as one team, connecting our ideas and actions to bring the best of Zego to every opportunity. We care about each other. We celebrate diversity, nurture belonging and appreciate how every Zegon’s uniqueness makes working.

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    Tech stack

    Python, Django, React, React-Native, ES6, Node.JS, GraphQL, PostgreSQL, AWS, Scala


    Compensation and retirement

    Stock Options

    Health and wellness

    Insurance (Health)
    Insurance (Life)
    Fitness reimbursement
    Mental health benefits

    Vacation and time off

    Paid time off
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home flexibility
    Maternity benefits
    Paternity benefits

    Personal development

    Job training
    Conferences reimbursement
    Career growth

    Values and quality of life

    Accessible via public transportation
    Bike parking
    Snacks and beverages
    Catered meals
    Company activities
    Games and recreation
    Pet-friendly workplace
    Employee discount programs
    Remote first
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