The Informer



SASRIA claims trends

The financial year end 2014/2015 is the worst year in the history of Sasria with the claims received and incurred having increased way above the figures in 2013/2014.


Mentorship +
Education = Recipe for Success

Fulcrum share their thoughts with us on the value of good mentorship and the importance of education in the insurance industry.


The status quo
of CPD

Many of the IISA Professional Members have started becoming acquainted with the fact that recording CPD activities is a requirement that is here to stay.

Marguerite McGrath

IIG bids sad farewell to Marguerite McGrath

Administrator extraordinaire Marguerite McGrath has stepped down after eight years with the IIG. Do you have what it takes to fill her shoes?


Q&A with our past presidents

The IIG's Carla Jordan caught up Haydn Marchant, International Development Director of Qdos Global Limited and Past President of the IIG


Council member Interogation

Not even council members are safe from Carla's prying questions! This month the target was Vice-President Tracy McLaughlin...

Contact details

We've got new contact details!


We've been working hard to improve how we communicate with you! Through our social media platforms (Facebook and and follow us now if you don't already!), and the new monthly IIG Informer, delivered directly to your inbox. Our next big (and important!) step is making it easier for you, our members and sponsors to communicate with us at the IIG. We've introduced a new email address and telephone number using our domain and easy to remember number to do just that! Save it now by adding it to your cellphone, email contacts and your little black book. Our new email is and our new phone number 0861 INSURANCE (0861 467 872 623).

It's your IIG! We're proud and excited about these developments and hope you are too. Like us on Facebook, follow us on twitter and send us your ideas and thoughts on

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Past Events

Africa Rising

IIG Insights – Africa Rising

On the 23rd of April 120 people gathered at the stunning Villa Arcadia for the IIG Insurance Insights Seminar. The theme of the seminar was Africa Rising and the purpose of the presentations was to gain insight into the insurance developments on the continent, literally from Cape to Cairo. Justin Brice, Council Member of the IIG welcomed all and introduced the speakers.



IIG Class of 2015

Class of 2015

Pictured here with their mentors, we introduce the IIG Class of 2015, sponsored by Mutual & Federal. Click the read more link to read more about each of the successful candidates!

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Upcoming Events

Night Golf

Night Golf

Get your four ball together and join us for a fun filled evening of golf at Parkview Golf Course! Limited space available so get your booking in ASAP!

Date: 27 May 2015
Venue: Parkview Golf Course

IIG International

IIG International

Only 3 seats are left on the ULTIMATE networking and educational experience. The IIG are going global, will you grab one of the final seats and get on board?

Date: 16 – 26 September 2015

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