Insuring Women’s Futures - ISC and WOW London 2016

On Friday 11th March 2016, WOW - Women of the World Festival at London’s Southbank Centre, will feature ‘Insuring Women’s Futures’, sponsored by AIG and the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). ‘Insuring Women’s Futures’ follows a year long collaboration by female thought leaders in the insurance industry via the Insurance Supper Club (ISC). This represents a move by the industry towards a m... Read More »

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The launch of ‘Dive In’

Here at The Insurance Supper Club (ISC) we are excited by the launch of ‘Dive In’. Dive In is a unique diversity and inclusion festival for everyone across the Lloyd’s Market. It will take place at 12 different venues across the City of London from 29th September – 2nd October 2015. It is free to attend, and includes talks, a photographic exhibition, speed mentoring and workshops. Speakers includi... Read More »

Lloyd’s Log, October 1992 - “20 years on, are the ladies still waiting?”

The October 1992 edition of the Lloyd’s Log was titled “20 years on, are the ladies still waiting?”  It documented the “great progress” during the previous 20 years. The Log included comments from (and pictures of) a number of prominent females in the market, covering a variety of roles, including: Gillian Wilson, Sara Keegan, Nancy Layton-Cook, Mary Morris, Fiona For... Read More »

Lloyd’s welcomes group of young Gorton singers to Old Library concert

The Old Library in the the Lloyd’s building was turned into a concert hall for a musical event by a group of young performers from Gorton in Manchester. Matt Owens, of band Noah and the Whale, opened the event and there was a short introduction by him and Barbara Merry. Arranged and supported by Supper Club Members, Barbara Schonhofer, Barbara Merry and Inga Beale the event was to give an op... Read More »

Clem Booth talks about the value of diversity in the workplace

Clem Booth, a native of South Africa and an insurance industry veteran, talks about the value of diversity in the workplace. In June 2013 Clem Booth addressed the IICF Women in Insurance Conference in New York on diversity in the workplace and touched on 3 key themes, Diversity, Women in Business and What To Do. The presentation starts: “Thank you for the introduction and for the invitation ... Read More »

2013 Philadelphia (USA) Insurance Supper Club Dinner

Towers Watson sponsors ISC’s inaugural Philadelphia dinner. The Insurance Supper Club’s (ISC) inaugural Philadelphia dinner, held on 15 October 2013 at R2L Restaurant, was a fabulous success. Hosted by Patricia “Tricia” Guinn, Managing Director of Risk and Financial Services for Towers Watson, the event attracted a diverse and dynamic group of 24 senior female executives. The event began wit... Read More »