Insurance,

meet modern payments

We built Ascend to help you make it easier for people to protect the things they care about.

By simplifying and modernizing insurance’s financial infrastructure, our APIs make it possible to finally offer your customers an automated, all-in-one online solution to financing, collections, and payables — and to save you from tedious, expensive operational overhead.

Our team

We're a team of insurtech and technology experts who have experienced the challenges of the insurance industry's existing financial infrastructure first-hand.

Praveen Chekuri
Praveen Chekuri
Co-Founder
Andrew Wynn
Andrew Wynn
Co-Founder
Nick Rockwell
Nick Rockwell
Business Development
Nathalie Miller
Nathalie Miller
Business Development
Karen Ni
Karen Ni
Design
Jaskirat Khangoora
Jaskirat Khangoora
Engineering
Eddie Ruvalcaba
Eddie Ruvalcaba
Engineering
Alexander Lee
Alexander Lee
Engineering

Our partners

We're working with leading players in insurtech and the broader tech sector.

First Round
Susa Ventures
First Mark
Box Group
South Park Commons
Financial Venture Studio

Join us

Ascend is building a simple, modern financial infrastructure for insurance to make it easier for people to protect their businesses. And we’d like your help.

The modern insurance payments platform

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