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Getting to Know Fiona O'Gorman

09-Mar-2018 16:27:35 / by Anne Roberts posted in Women in Insurance, Inspiring Leaders, Student Stories, Careers

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Fiona O'Gorman is the Head of Operations, at Allianz. We recently caught up with her to chat about her career path to date and what she is aiming for in the future.

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The Female Lead: Inga Beale

08-Mar-2018 13:55:29 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance

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Dame Inga Beale, CEO of Lloyd's of London and CII President, talks to us about why women need to believe in their own abilities more in order to succeed.

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Ciara O'Grady on her key thoughts on the Irish regulatory landscape for InsurTech companies

08-Mar-2018 09:27:25 / by Hesus Inoma posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance, Industry Insights, "InsurTech"

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One of the featured top 10 InsurTech Influencers in our March Insider Magazine, Hesus Inoma interviews Ciara O’Grady, a Senior Manager on the Risk & Regulation team at Deloitte about her views on the InsurTech regulatory landscape.

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“Life should always be interesting” – Sandra Harvey-Graham

06-Mar-2017 09:00:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders

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“You never know where opportunity is going to present itself” – Fiona Taylor, Irish Life

03-Mar-2017 09:30:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Student Stories

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For the next installment of our Inspiring Leaders series, Fiona Taylor, HR Business Partner Manager with Irish Life, talks about overcoming self-doubt and grasping every opportunity that presents itself.

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"Anything is possible" – Caitriona Somers

14-Oct-2016 16:09:54 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Student Stories

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Caitriona Somers has held multiple senior positions in the insurance industry. Here, she offers her advice on how to progress in your insurance career.

 

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Stepping outside your comfort zone – Michelle Boland

21-Jun-2016 10:39:42 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance

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Michelle Boland of Willis Towers Watson started out with a degree in microbiology and has now made a successful career in insurance. Here, she explains her journey into the profession and why she’s never looked back.

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From switchboard to CEO – Adrienne O'Sullivan

21-Jun-2016 10:32:15 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance

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Adrienne O’Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer of DAS Ireland, talks the importance of work/life balance, starting an award-winning company from scratch and why a career in insurance is so rewarding.

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Being your own boss – Jane Brady

21-Jun-2016 10:24:17 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance

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Jane Brady, Managing Director at Brady Insurance and former President of The Insurance Institute of Sligo tells her story of how she entered the insurance industry, overcame professional challenges and why networking and mentoring were such key components in her career success.

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"Be passionate about what you do" – Linda Gallagher, First Ireland

21-Jun-2016 10:14:08 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Inspiring Leaders, Women in Insurance

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Linda Gallagher, Joint Managing Director at First Ireland, gives us insights on how she rose through the ranks in the insurance industry and why we’re never finished developing as professionals.

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