Women In Manchester Insurance Network - Networking at it's Best!

B Works
Thursday, 04 July 2019
8:00 am – 9:30 am

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Join forces with like minded professionals within the local Insurance market for a morning of networking, guest speakers and breakfast.

With guest speaker Melissa Collett who is Professional Standards Director at the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), leading its professional standards, ethics and conduct activity as a united profession across insurance and financial planning. She is also responsible for the professional body’s legal affairs, risk management, disciplinary matters and governance. She is keen to raise awareness of best practice and drive ethical behaviour through engagement with the profession and external stakeholders.

Melissa has an extensive background in consumer insurance and legal issues. She spent over a decade at the Financial Ombudsman Service, was a Director at Fairer Finance and sits as a Tribunal Judge. She is also qualified solicitor, and specialised in insurance law at Hogan Lovells. She is a frequent speaker at insurance conference and events, sits on judging panels, and is the author of numerous articles and publications on consumer insurance law subjects. She is currently a non-executive committee chair of the Association of Accounting Technicians.

When she’s not driving up professional standards, she likes to let her hair down playing electric guitar in a rock band.

All welcome. Please bring a colleague, customer or invite someone who you think will benefit from networking in this arena.

Here’s to strong women; may we know them, raise them, be them and empower them.

0800 - 0845 Registration and Breakfast/Networking
0845 – 0915 Melissa Collett CII Professional Standards Director
0915 – 0930 Networking continues
0930 Event finish

Breakfast will be provided.

Places are limited, to avoid disappointment please book online. Please state any dietary or access requirements.

  • B Works. Downstairs area.
  • 48-50 Market St,
  • Manchester
  • M1 1PW
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