Celebrations marking the first anniversary of the Association of Chinese Insurance Professionals in the UK (ACIP)
Association of Chinese Insurance Professionals in the UK (ACIP)’s first-anniversary celebration took place on June 22, 2017, at the city landmark cheesegrater Aon Centre.
Chinese Embassy in the UK Commercial Section Minister Counsellor Mr Xu Jin; Representative Deputy Lieutenant for the London Borough of Redbridge Mr Thomas Chan DL; and Lloyds Chief Commercial Officer Mr Vincent Vandenvael attended the event and delivered the speech. Representatives of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII); executives from many Chinese-funded insurance companies in the UK and several major UK insurance companies; presidents of many British Chinese Professional Association; and media representatives also attended the event.
The association formally elected the first council. The Honorary President of ACIP, China Taiping Insurance Co Ltd. CEO Mr Jinhai Geng gave a speech and announced the new members of the council. Chinese Embassy in the UK Commercial Section Minister Counsellor Mr Xu Jin then issued the appointments. The President of the ACIP, Mr Jimmy Yan gave an annual report of ACIP’s excellent work. He then outlined the bright future prospect of the ACIP and how the Association would play a more significant role in the diversification of British Insurance Industry.
The Association of Chinese Insurance Professionals in the UK, abbreviated ACIP, is designed for Chinese insurance professionals to build networks and exchange platform; to share industry information; and to promote the cooperation and development of the Chinese-British Insurance Institution. Since the launch of the ACIP, it has received strong supports from Chartered Insurance Institute (CII); Lloyds; and various insurance companies, as well as sponsored by some key cooperative partners.
For more information, please visit ACIP website: www.acipuk.org