Clark Farrey

Innovation and Scouting, Markel Corporation

Clark Farrey leads the Innovation and Scouting department for Markel Corporation.  This team engages in research, testing, deployments and engagement with the startup, emerging tech and innovation communities.    Markel engages with startups/accelerators at the local and national level.  His team has a diverse skill set focused on being able to rapidly test out concepts and engage with companies in a very efficient way.  Clark has previously held leadership positions at large financial organizations in IT, Data and Analytics driving major changes to the ways they operate.  He enjoys helping companies push their boundaries into areas that create step-change value opportunities.