Date of investment: January 2016
Fund: Revolution Ventures
Headquarters: New York, NY

PolicyGenius was founded in 2014 by two former McKinsey consultants who saw a gap in the insurance industry and dedicated themselves to shifting the industry online and into the hands of the consumer. The company provides the only place online to shop for life, long-term disability, health, renters and pet insurance through its highly accurate quoting engines that offer side-by-side comparisons of tailored policies.