• Upcoming Events

    A Night at the Races

    Aviva, St Helens, 1 Undershaft, London

    Join the IICF Associate Board for a Night at the Races.

    Sponsor a horse, be a jockey or watch the races while raising valuable funds for charity.


    This is set to be one of the most fun, fast moving and

    interactive race nights the City has ever seen! Don't miss out!


    Buy tickets for just £20. Includes a welcome drink and snacks.

    Sponsor a horse for £100, or a race for £150. All sponsors will receive brand recognition and a complimentary ticket.


    Event proceeds will support future IICF grants to social mobility charities including St Giles Trust, Amaze and Beanstalk.

    2018 Charity Golf Tournament

    Betchworth Park Golf Club, Dorking, Surrey on 21 May

    The IICF Charity Golf Tournament returns to Betchworth Park Golf Club. The day includes breakfast, a Texas Scramble starting at 9:15, lunch, an 18-hole tournament, and a chance to win great raffle prizes. Prizes are awarded to the winning teams.


    We invite you to support the event in 1 of 3 ways:

    1. Invite clients and colleagues to form a team

    2. Sponsor the event

    3. Donate a raffle prize


    Short a team member or two? Get in touch and we'll connect you to other individual players.


    All funds raised will support future IICF grants that help vulnerable people in local communities across the UK to make a new start in life and realise their true potential.

    IICF UK Midsummer Charity Ball

    Merchant Taylor's Hall, London on 21 June

    Join our 3rd annual charity ball and help someone realise their potential


    The Ball celebrates the Insurance industry’s contribution to local communities while raising valuable funds for grants to charities chosen by industry leaders.


    Experience a champagne reception in a private courtyard garden, a three-course meal, and a live auction led by television presenter Jonty Hearnden.


    Be inspired by our after-dinner speaker, Rob Owen, OBE., who after two decades in international investment banking is now CEO of St Giles Trust, a charity that aims to break the cycle of re-offending, and a grant recipient of IICF.


    Join our sponsors CNA Hardy, Chubb and MS Amlin in supporting our 3 Ball:

    • Be a sponsor
    • Purchase a table
    • Donate a prize for our auction

    June 21st promises to be a special evening that celebrates the collective good work of our industry and your support will make a real difference to people and communities where we live and work.


    Highlights and testimonials from past IICF UK events

    2018 Conference on

    Leading Diverse Thought & Innovation

    7 March 2018

    Over 100 delegates attended our 2018 Conference on Leading Diverse Thought and Innovation at the Tower of London.


    Speakers including Steve Hearn from Ed Broking, Sabine VanderLinden from Startup Bootcamp, Greg Lowe from Aon and Helene Stanway and Bobbie Mansfield from XL Catlin explored the industry’s response to a rapidly changing world, the role of technology, and how leaders can cultivate diversity to drive innovation and future business results.

    CSR Roundtable: Insuring Success for Social Impact

    Hosted by IICF and DWF

    6 February 2018

    More than twenty CSR and Foundation leaders came together for IICF's first roundtable discussion, to explore ways businesses and communities can work together to deliver activities and increase employee engagement to create greater, positive social impact.


    A second roundtable discussion will be held in the autumn. Watch this space for details!

    Domestic Abuse in the Workplace

    12:00-14:30 on 2 November 2017

    Hosted by Advance, a grant recipient of IICF

    We go into work every day without knowing how to recognise employees who show signs of domestic abuse unless we are advised discreetly. This invaluable session explains what domestic abuse is and how it affects the workplace. It will also highlight how to proactively identify signs of abuse and how to act on it.


    Kavitha Ramakrishnan a Program Manager at Advance provided invaluable insight and advice on the following topics.

    1. What is domestic abuse?

    2. Domestic abuse and the workplace

    3. Legislation backing it up

    4. How to address it

    IICF Week of Giving

    14-21October 2017

    Employees across the industry volunteered as part of a company team or group from different companies, presenting a unique way to give back.


    Volunteers sorted clothing and prepared breakfast for Whitechapel Mission, helped in classes for homeless people at Providence Row, participated in early learning activities at Bromley-by-Bow Centre, led a careers workshop for students at The Girls Network and much more!



    If you missed Week of Giving, you can still make a difference! IICF aims to improve early literacy for the most vulnerable children ages five and under. Join IICF in raising funds to help give every young child the opportunity to learn, read and right by supporting the IICF Early Learning Initiative. Click here to make a donation and support this worthy cause.

    2017 Charity Quiz Night

    20 September 2017

    Over 100 people joined IICF to test their general knowledge, network with industry colleagues and raise valuable funds for charity.


    The raffle, with prizes including 2 tickets on the Eurostar, dinner for 2 and a Mulberry handbag, proved very popular and raised over £1000. In total, the night raised £4,000 for future IICF grants.


    Thanks again to our sponsors Cozen O'Connor and CNA for their contributions, and to everyone who participated in the event.

    An Evening of Inspiration and Networking

    18 July 2017

    The IICF and ABI hosted an event for young professionals to hear from a panel of industry leaders on critical issues for the next generation of leaders in Insurance and to network with industry peers. Speakers were:

    • Paul Jardine, Executive Vice President and Chief Experience Officer, XL Catlin
    • Sabine VanderLinden, Managing Director, Startupbootcamp InsurTech
    • Adrian Matthews, Employee Benefits Director, UK, MetLife
    • Ola Jacob Raji, Associate, Alesco Risk Management and Executive Vice Chairman, Next Generation Insurance Network

    Bobbie Mansfield from XL Catlin introduced IICF to close the evening. Read her blog on What Insurance Professionals of the Future Need to Know Now.

    2nd Annual Charity Ball

    4 May 2017

    Over 200 people attended our 2nd Charity Ball at LSO St. Luke's in London. The evening celebrated the industry's impact in local communities and raised valuable funds for future grants to help vulnerable people realise their true potential.


    Guest speaker Dr. Michael Hastings CBE: Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick CBE described why literacy is important to us all, and Rob Forkan, Co-founder of Gandys Flip Flops and Ariyo-Julien Charles, an Ambassador for Key4Life, shared powerful stories about giving back. Click here to see photos.

    Charity Golf Tournament

    22 May 2017

    After a very successful day last year, we decided to make the golf tournament at Betchworth Park Golf Club an annual event. Twelve teams joined IICF for the tournament, won by KPMG, with Gen Re coming in second and XL Catlin in third. Click here to see photos.

    Associate Board Race Night

    22 March 2017

    Over 75 colleagues joined IICF for a fast-moving and interactive race night which raised over £4,000, which will allow IICF to help vulnerable people realise their true potential. Click here for photos.


    Grand Finale winner Julian Longbottom from XL Catlin remarked "Found a skill I never knew I had! Fantastic night hosted by IICF". 

    Leading Across Generations Conference

    26 January 2017

    IICF held a one-day conference to explore the topic of multigenerational talent, and how individual leaders as well as companies can adapt to the changing workplace to attract, retain and grow future talent in the insurance industry. Click here for photos.


    View a press release about the event here and a blog published by Insurance POST here.

    View board member perspectives on leadership here.


    This conference forms part of our wider conversation on diversity at the IICF Women in Insurance Global Conference. Click here to read speaker interviews and press releases.

    Bullseye! Fundraiser at Flight Club

    10 November 2016

    Over 50 people participated in an evening of darts at this popular venue. Generali won the tournament and, together, participants helped raise over £1500 for IICF grants programme

  • Testimonials