CII Public Trust Award winners revealed


The winners of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)’s Public Trust Awards were announced (24 June 2021) at a virtual ceremony, led by Julie Page.

The Building Public Trust Consumer Champion Award was won by Johnny Timpson for his consistent commitment to educating consumers about insurance and financial planning matters.

The Consumer Inclusivity Initiative Award went to St James’s Place Wealth Management for their inclusive ‘whole customer’ approach, which encourages consumers to consider how life events can impact their financial resilience.

The Building Public Trust in Life, Pensions and Long-term Savings Award was won by Kevin Carr, Chief Executive of Protection Review, for action he has taken that resulted in increased trust in the profession. 

The Building Public Trust in Insurance Award was given to Claire Talbot-Jones, who has supported Newcastle-based Millin Charity, which helps women become self-employed and achieve financial freedom.

The Building Public Trust Consumer Marketing and Awareness Award was given to Dubai-based Oman Insurance Company for their PR and marketing activity that has “educated and encouraged consumers to take action to improve their financial resilience.”

The Talent Attraction Initiative of the Year Award went to the African-Caribbean Insurance Network for their work attracting fresh talent to the profession and retaining skilled people.

Honorary Fellowships were awarded to Dr Wang He, previously Vice President of People’s Insurance Company China, for his contribution to insurance scheme projects plus educational support to students, and Jane Portas for her involvement in the Insuring Women’s Futures initiative.

Presidents Awards were presented to Callum Beaton and Grant Scott, for their significant contribution to the work of the CII over many years.

Julie Page, President of the Chartered Insurance Institute, said: “One of the very pleasurable duties of a CII President, is to celebrate the efforts made by members and organisations across our profession to increase confidence and trust.

“Congratulations to the individuals and organisations who have shone so brightly and received a Public Trust Award during these challenging times.”

Authored by The Chartered Insurance Institute


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The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), the leading professional body for the global financial services profession, exists to promote higher standards of integrity, technical competence and business capability.

With over 115,000 members in more than 150 countries, the CII is the world's largest professional body dedicated to insurance and financial services.

Our membership covers all disciplines within the insurance industry (claims, broking, underwriting), those working in the life and pensions sector, the mortgage advice market and financial advisers (under the Personal Finance Society brand).

Our Royal Charter requires us "to secure and justify the confidence of the public" in our members and in the insurance and financial services sector.

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