Rising Star Award

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As a rapidly developing profession, multinational insurance is emerging as a first-choice career for a new generation of individuals attracted by the challenges and rewards it can offer, or for individuals from other professions looking for a challenging and inspiring career change. This category recognises the achievements of an individual who represents the future generation within the field of global insurance.

The winner of this award will be an individual who is making a significant impact within the first five years of their global insurance journey, through providing a positive contribution to their team, organisation, and/or the global insurance community.


  • This award is open to those working in global insurance in Insurers, Reinsurers, Brokers and External Intermediaries and Advisors.
  • Entries for this award must be nominated by a Manager, Stakeholder or Colleague.
  • Self-nominations will not be accepted – please seek a nominator.
  • Nominees must be five years or less into their global insurance career, up until the point of the Awards entry deadline.
  • We welcome entries recognising individuals working for businesses in the UK and Europe.


  • Any relevant information on the structure, scope and complexities within the business that will help judges understand the individual’s contribution and performance.
  • An understanding of any specific challenges the individual and business has been facing in the last 12-18 months, that set the scene for the entry.
  • Please describe the ambition and goal for the individual over the last year and any drivers for improvement or change.


  • Examples of excellence in their work, approach and delivery in terms of skills demonstrated, best practices implemented, activity undertaken, and responsibilities executed.
  • Show how they have been an exemplary role model or case study for other global insurance professionals, other teams in the global insurance sector, and for the wider multinational community.
  • How did the individual support the business needs over the last year, how have they been flexible to adapt and innovate to deliver excellence? 


  • Examples of how the individual has shown creativity and agility to meet challenges in changing markets and exceed goals.
  • Relevant details about how they have used fresh and successful new models and strategies to operate successfully within changing regulatory environments and challenging new markets.
  • Details on how they have responded with innovation to major events. Illustrate any innovation using the latest technology, processes and communication channels.


  • Relevant detail to support your entry that illustrate the benefits to the team, your company and the wider insurance sector.
  • Examples could include developing new clients, increases in revenue, new partnerships, improved processes and relationships How has the individual impacted on the business and other stakeholders? 
  • Any metrics that support their entry How the individual delivered impact within resource constraints and value for the business? 

Customer Experience

  • Details of how they have excelled in meeting the needs of the client.
  • Examples to show how they have developed effective client relationships that have impacted positively on the business
  • Illustrate how the individual strengthened good outcomes and/or improved the experience for customers.


  •  Please submit as a minimum one testimonial – with the opportunity to provide up to 3 - who support your submission.
  • This can be a manager, colleague or wider business partner or stakeholder.
  • Each testimonial should verify the success of the individual in the last 12-18 months. Please keep each testimonial to a max of 100 words.  

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