An Introduction to Parametric Insurance

Wednesday, 20 October 2021
10:00 am – 11:00 am
    • Diane Jenkins, Chartered Insurance Broker, Associate for Nick Thomas & Associates

Webinar Overview

An Introduction to Parametric Insurance


This session has seen huge demand and fantastic feedback since it was launched earlier this year


This introduction to parametric insurance is an excellent opportunity for delegates to develop their understanding of this type of insurance. Parametric insurance is not new but is being developed for SMEs and provides options for previously uninsurable risk, such as flood.

Learning Objectives

  • Be able to outline the features of parametric insurance
  • Know when parametric insurance can be used as an alternative or to supplement conventional insurance
  • Be aware of the main parametric products currently offered or being developed

Content and Learning

• What is parametric insurance? Various product examples, and how they can be utilised
• How parametric solutions differ from other insurance solutions
• The potential of parametric solutions for SMEs

Speaker Biography

Diane is now a highly respected trainer to the insurance market.

Diane’s strength is in practical application of knowledge with specific specialisms including Business Interruption, Cyber and Property Owners.

She is the Education Secretary and former chairperson of the London Business Interruption Association. She was part of the IIL Advance Study Group - Business Interruption Policy Wordings and has collaborated with the authors of several Business Interruption textbooks.

Diane is a member of the Cyber Insurance Association, and she carries out the insurance cyber policy reviews for Cyber|Decider (https://www.cyberdecider.com/)

Diane’s work includes delivery as an Associate for Nick Thomas & Associates.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

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

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.