Our history

The Jersey Insurance Institute is the most southerly Insurance Institute in the British Isles, located 90 miles of the south coast of England and approximately 14 miles from the French coast. The Jersey Institute began in 1967 having previously been a local committee of the Southampton Institute since 1958 and has approximately 300 members.

Although fiercely loyal to the Britain, Jersey is a crown dependency and not part of the United Kingdom. The population is approximately 100,000 and is only nine miles by five.

Despite Jersey's size, it is a major international offshore financial centre holding deposits worth billions of pounds sterling.

Past Presidents

  • 1967 J A Carpenter
  • 1968 B E Matthews
  • 1969 C A Fardon
  • 1970 C F Le Canu
  • 1971 D T Hayter mACII
  • 1972 J W Gollop ACII, ACIArb
  • 1973 G P Le Cocq
  • 1974 J W Brayson
  • 1975 M J Engleman ACII
  • 1974 C F Le Canu
  • 1976 A P Luce
  • 1977 J Postlethwaite ACII
  • 1978 Miss A S Gregoie
  • 1979 G J Lacon ACII
  • 1980 D Harris ACII
  • 1981 C A Fardon
  • 1982 P F G Harrison
  • 1982 G P Le Cocq
  • 1983 Mrs K L Spencer
  • 1984 J W Gollop ACII
  • 1985 H A Powis
  • 1986 D F Jacobi ACII
  • 1987 I W Stirland ACII
  • 1988 J R N Reed ACII, MBIM
  • 1989 J T L Rosser ACII
  • 1990 Mrs K L Spencer
  • 1991 C de la Cour ACII, MBIM
  • 1992 D M Newlands FCII
  • 1993 T J Nelson Cert CII
  • 1994 A R Phillips ACII
  • 1995 Mrs L Chapman
  • 1996 Mr J Taylor ACII
  • 1997 Mr J Richardson ACII
  • 1998 Mr N Quick Dip CII
  • 1999 Mr I Touzel FCII
  • 2000 Mrs K Hamon
  • 2001 Mr G Harris Cert CII
  • 2002 Mr P Williams ACII
  • 2003 Mr N Lee-Briard Dip CII
  • 2004 Mr N Lee-Briard Dip CII
  • 2005 Mr T Wiseman ACII
  • 2006 Mr T Wiseman ACII
  • 2007 Mrs S Lester Dip CII
  • 2008 Miss C Corson Dip CII
  • 2009 Miss V Lee ACII
  • 2010 Miss V Lee ACII
  • 2011 Mrs N Lucock Dip CII
  • 2012 Mr G Derrian FCII
  • 2013 Mrs K Pawsey Cert CII
  • 2014 Advocate Lee Ingram FCII
  • 2015 Mrs A Webb Dip CII
  • 2016 Advocate Lee Ingram FCII
  • 2017 Mrs A Webb Dip CII

Past Chairmen of the Jersey Local Commitee

  • 1958 D T Hayter ACII
  • 1959 P P Luce
  • 1960 S B Clayton
  • 1961 J A Carpenter
  • 1962 L V P Nightingale
  • 1963 J A Fletcher
  • 1964 K A Journeaux
  • 1965 W A Earley
  • 1966 N B Weller