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IFoA Council Elections

The results of the 2021 Council elections were announced at the IFoA's AGM on Thursday 24 June 2021.

General Constituency

The retirees from the General constituency at the end of the 2020/21 sessional year are:

  • Laura Andrikopoulos
  • Kelvin Chamunorwa
  • Charles Cowling
  • Marian Elliott
  • Richard Galbraith
  • James Tufts

The following additional vacancies in the General constituency arose during the year:

  • Patrick Lee resigned from Council in September 2020
  • Mahidhara Davangere sadly died in May 2021.

There were nine vacant General constituency seats in this year's election, and 14 candidates stood for election.  The following were elected:

  • Hannah Coleman
  • Charles Cowling
  • Michelle Darracott
  • Hitesh Shah
  • Sunil Sharma
  • Malcolm Slee
  • Nick Spencer
  • Mark Williams
  • Masimba Zata

Scottish Constituency

The retirees from the Scottish constituency at the end of the 2020/21 sessional year are:

  • Keith Jennings
  • John Taylor

There was one vacant Scottish constituency seat in this year's election. Only one candidate stood for election, and thus was elected unopposed.

  • Patrick Kelliher

The full election results are available in the report of voting from Civica Election Services, who administered the election on behalf of the IFoA. 

The IFoA would like to take this opportunity to thank not only those members retiring for their contribution as members of Council, but also all the candidates who stood for election for their excellent candidacy.

Results of past Council elections

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  • The Growth Mindset for Actuaries

    13 October 2021 - 8 December 2021

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    This practical course is aimed at actuaries at any stage of their career who want to develop their own growth mindset and apply it to their work setting and personal or professional lifelong learning. The content of the course builds on the lecture given by Dr Helen Wright on Growth Mindset as part of the President’s 2021 Lecture series, and will be delivered over a period of 2 months, from mid-October to early December.

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    In this webinar, we will discuss how cause-of-death data from the Office for National Statistics can help us to understand how inequalities arise at the all-cause level. The key to understanding mortality inequality is to think about the chain that connects risk factors, relative risks, and cause-of-death mortality through to all-cause mortality.

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    The importance of biodiversity for finance, business and policy is being increasingly recognised. While many studies highlight the overall economic impact that biodiversity loss could have, it is much more difficult to quantify and understand the particular impact that is may have on individual businesses or communities. The management and measurement of these risks is a field where actuaries are well placed to contribute.

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    The climate crisis and the degradation of our planet will affect societies everywhere. How we address these threats will require solutions that transcend borders. As a global profession, the actuarial community is well-placed to consider and propose effective risk management solutions to help manage the climate crisis.

  • GIRO 2021 Webinar Series

    8 November 2021 - 19 November 2021
    Spaces available

    Join leading experts to discuss key issues, emerging ideas and new research across the general insurance sector.

  • Life 2021 Webinar Series

    22 November 2021 - 26 November 2021
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    Join leading experts to discuss key issues, emerging ideas, and new research across the Life insurance sector.

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    Content will be aimed at all actuaries looking to understand the issues surrounding mental health in insurance and in particular those looking to ensure products and processes widen access for, and are most useful to, those experiencing periods of poor mental health.