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Professional Skills Training Webinar - 9 February 2021

Tuesday 9 February 2021 11:00 - 12:00

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Trust and Leadership for Actuaries

Led by Dr. Jim Baxter, University of Leeds, this webinar introduces some key ideas in the ethics of trust, with a particular focus on those in, or on the path to, leadership roles. Dr Baxter is joined by a panel of experienced leaders who will give their personal perspectives on how they understand the value of trust and how they seek to promote and inspire trust, drawing on their experiences of leadership. The panel includes:

  • Marjorie Ngwenya, leadership coach, author, non-executive director to financial services and not for profit organisations, and Past President of the IFoA
  • Alan J Rae, Director, Ardleighton Consulting
  • Hilary Salt, FIA, FPMI, FRSA, Actuarial Director at First Actuarial plc

This is your opportunity to put your questions to this expert panel in a live Q&A session.

In line with the IFoA’s overall charging policy for webinars, a fee is also being applied to some of the professional skills webinars.  This webinar is available to book at £25 for Members and to Non-Members for a fee of £45.

About the speakers

Dr Jim Baxter, Professional Ethics Consultancy Team Leader, Inter-Disciplinary Ethics Applied Centre: University of Leeds

Jim is an ethicist with fifteen years’ experience conducting research and providing training in ethics, to professionals in many different sectors: engineering, insurance, law, environmental management, banking, surveying and, of course, actuarial science. He helped design and is a regular facilitator of the IFoA’s Stage 2 Professional Skills Course, as well as many of the CPD resources for experienced actuaries offered by the IFoA. Read more.

 

Marjorie Ngwenya, leadership coach, author, non-executive director to financial services and not for profit organisations, and Past President of the IFoA

Marjorie is a leadership coach, author and non executive director to financial services and not for profit organisations. She believes in the power of possibility and helping professionals to excel by shedding limiting beliefs. She is Past President of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) and was the first IFoA president to be based outside the UK, the third female and the first person of colour. She was the founding Executive Director of the African Leadership University’s School of Insurance, an industry driven initiative to deepen insurance talent on the African continent. Read more.

Alan J Rae, Director, Ardleighton Consulting

Alan is an international Actuary and Non-Executive Director with over 30 years’ executive experience in the Insurance Industry up to Finance Director level, and as a Partner in a major international consulting firm.  His main functional areas of expertise include Capital Management, Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and he has specialist knowledge of Longevity Risk measurement and mitigation techniques. Read more.

Hilary Salt, FIA, FPMI, FRSA, Actuarial Director at First Actuarial plc

Hilary provides traditional pensions consultancy advice and also develops policy in private sector and public service organisations. She is a scheme actuary, advises sponsoring employers on benefits and funding and is the independent actuarial adviser to the NHS Pension Scheme’s Scheme Advisory Board. She has worked extensively with the Communication Workers Union developing the ground-breaking CDC proposal which ended their dispute with Royal Mail. Read more.

The webinar will begin at 11.00 (UTC).

About the speakers

Dr Jim Baxter, Professional Ethics Consultancy Team Leader, Inter-Disciplinary Ethics Applied Centre: University of Leeds

Jim is an ethicist with fifteen years’ experience conducting research and providing training in ethics, to professionals in many different sectors: engineering, insurance, law, environmental management, banking, surveying and, of course, actuarial science. He helped design and is a regular facilitator of the IFoA’s Stage 2 Professional Skills Course, as well as many of the CPD resources for experienced actuaries offered by the IFoA. Read more.

 

Marjorie Ngwenya, leadership coach, author, non-executive director to financial services and not for profit organisations, and Past President of the IFoA

Marjorie is a leadership coach, author and non executive director to financial services and not for profit organisations. She believes in the power of possibility and helping professionals to excel by shedding limiting beliefs. She is Past President of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) and was the first IFoA president to be based outside the UK, the third female and the first person of colour. She was the founding Executive Director of the African Leadership University’s School of Insurance, an industry driven initiative to deepen insurance talent on the African continent. Read more.

Alan J Rae, Director, Ardleighton Consulting

Alan is an international Actuary and Non-Executive Director with over 30 years’ executive experience in the Insurance Industry up to Finance Director level, and as a Partner in a major international consulting firm.  His main functional areas of expertise include Capital Management, Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and he has specialist knowledge of Longevity Risk measurement and mitigation techniques. Read more.

Hilary Salt, FIA, FPMI, FRSA, Actuarial Director at First Actuarial plc

Hilary provides traditional pensions consultancy advice and also develops policy in private sector and public service organisations. She is a scheme actuary, advises sponsoring employers on benefits and funding and is the independent actuarial adviser to the NHS Pension Scheme’s Scheme Advisory Board. She has worked extensively with the Communication Workers Union developing the ground-breaking CDC proposal which ended their dispute with Royal Mail. Read more.

Pricing information

Members £25.00
Non-members £45.00

 

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