Dive In Festival - September 2016

The Insurance Supper Club is looking forward to being part of Dive In this September.  The Dive In festival for diversity & inclusion in insurance will take place in London and 16 cities across 4 continents from 27th – 29th September 2016. Get ready to Play your Part. More events are being added each week - all are free to attend and open to everyone working in insurance to help get fit ... Read More »

Inga Beale Receives award from The Academy of Risk Management and Insurance

Each year, The Academy of Risk Management and Insurance at Saint Joseph’s University selects an insurance industry executive that best embodies the Academy’s high standards and mission. This year, the Academy chose to honor Inga Beale, Chief Executive Officer of Lloyd’s of London with the Risk Management and Insurance Executive of the Year Award. The award was presented by The ISC’s founder ... 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 lecture - Making a Market for Acts of God

This is an Insurance Institute of London (IIL) Lecture delivered by Paula Jarzabkowski, Professor of Strategic Management, Cass Business School, City University London. In this Lloyd’s lecture, Professor Paula Jarzabkowski will be launching her book “Making a Market for Acts of God: The Practice of Risk-Trading in the Global Reinsurance Industry”. Read More »

Lloyd’s announces changes in finance and operations - May 14

Message from Barbara Schönhofer, Founder ISC “It is with great pleasure that we share this press announcement made by Lloyd’s yesterday. I know that everyone of you will join me in congratulating Shirine on her new appointment and those of you operating in the Lloyd’s market will do everything in your power to support Shirine in the task ahead. Inga we applaud you for the appoint... 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 »

Concert in the Old Library, Lloyd’s - an update

Late last year the Old Library in the Lloyd’s building was turned into a concert hall for a musical event by a group of young performers from Gorton in Manchester. This is an update of how the donations given at that event have benefited individuals and the group. by Fr Andrew J Stringfellow “Since the Lloyd’s concert a number of developments have occurred. Firstly and perhaps most important... 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 »