So you want to be a CEO? - Seminar followed by BBQ & Networking

Harbour Hotel - Guildford
Wednesday, 13 July 2022
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (UK time)
    • Simon McGinn, CEO, Allianz Commercial UK

>> Event Overview

The event will begin with a presentation from Simon highlighting his background, early career and career to date, his experiences, advice and personal anecdotes. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session, where participants will have the opportunity to fire their own questions at Simon.

This will be followed by an optional complimentary BBQ and networking session.

>> Learning Objectives

By the end of the session, participants will have gained an insight into:

  • The experiences and career history of a senior insurance professional
  • An understanding of the tools and behaviours required to lead and succeed at an executive level
  • Tips and career advice for young professionals

>> Speaker Biography

Simon is a member of the Allianz UK Management Board and Allianz UK PLC Holdings Board. Simon is an experienced leader on UK general insurance businesses covering commercial, personal and speciality lines. Simon is skilled in Negotiation, Business Planning, Management and Financial Risk. Simon has a BSc (Hons) in Human & Physical Geography from the University of Reading, has achieved his ACII and the Advanced Management Programme from the Harvard Business School.

  • Guildford Harbour Hotel
  • 3 Alexandra Terrace
  • Guildford
  • GU1 3DA
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CII Accredited

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1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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