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Basil Enan ’07BUS founded CoverHound in 2010. The company is an insurance comparison shopping platform giving consumers instant, accurate rates which they can then purchase. You can compare rates for your auto, home, renters, or motorcycle insurance in under three minutes.

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Basil Enan, founder and CEO, previously was the Vice President of Business Development at InsWeb, where he developed and managed partnerships with dozens of the country’s top car insurance carriers.

Originally born in Montreal, Basil moved to California at just two weeks old and has been a Bay Area resident, almost uninterrupted, for more than 30 years.

Basil received an MBA from Columbia Graduate School of Business, a BA in Political Science from Duke University and serves on the Young Professional Advisory Committee of the Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation.