WEBINAR: Are Terrorism and Pandemic the only systemic risk we should be concerned about?!

Tuesday, 11 May 2021
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (UK time)
    • Steve Coates, Chief Underwriting Officer, Pool Re

This webinar will discuss why systemic risks are different and how they challenge traditional insurance principles.

Learning objectives

By the end of this webinar members will have gained an insight into:

  1. Why systemic risks are different
  2. The implications of COVID19
  3. What other risks might be out there
  4. How can we respond and what mechanisms are available


Steve Coates is Chief Underwriting Officer for Pool Re and has been in post since 2012. He is responsible for all aspects of Underwriting, claims, modelling, exposure management and external retrocession. Prior to this he was Head of UK Property & Casualty at Allianz where he spent 11 years including one in Australia. Before this he worked at Independent Insurance where he ended up as UK Property U/W Manager. He started his career at Eagle Star. Steve is ACII qualified and an expert witness in insurance matters.

Please note: This event is a regional collaboration between the local institutes in the area. Your booking details will be shared with the Insurance Institute of Sussex, which is acting as the host institute for this event.

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.