The Informer


The evolving intermediary: How a transforming industry could change the face of insurance advice

Artificial intelligence, big data, varied consumer buying patterns and a sea of regulatory changes has shaken the local short-term insurance industry, but intermediaries who recognise the opportunities these changes hold will be able to withstand most of the challenges ahead.


Allianz report: Companies face rising liability losses around environmental, cyber, product defect and recall risks

Allianz analysis of 100 000 claims reveals top causes of liability loss for businesses: defective product/work quality issues, crashes and human error.



The ILDP Experience

Coming onto the IIG Insurance Leadership Development Programme (ILDP) was a bit of a surprise for me as I did not have any managerial experience, which happened to be one of the requirements during the application process.


The Insurance Institute of Gauteng interviews Kabelo Paile, winner of the Insurance Apprentice 2017!

Kabelo Paile has officially been announced as the winner of The Insurance Apprentice 2017! Kabelo participated in the IIG Class of 2016 programme and The Insurance Apprentice was the next thing on her list of achievements. The IIG’s Vice President Daniel Stevens caught up with Kabelo after the announcement for an interesting and inspiring interview...




Past Events

#YourIIG Inaugural Dinner 2017 – A Night to Remember!

A glitzy evening was enjoyed by one and all at the Inaugural Dinner, held at The Galleria in Sandton. The event witnessed the 95th presidential handover by GIB’s Tracy McLaughlin to Discovery Insure executive Gerald Van Wyk, a man well known for his deep passion and commitment to the insurance industry.


IIG Presidents Invitational Golf Day

The IIG Presidents Invitational took place at the Randpark Golf Club on Wednesday 29 March 2017, sponsored for the second year running by Constantia Insurance Company and supported by Tial Technologies, PG Glass and Discovery Insure.


IIG CEO Roundtable

The IIG's first event on the calendar saw 25 of industry’s top leaders come together for the CEO Roundtable, sponsored by Munich Re on 2 March 2017.


IIG Industry Outlook: 2017 and Beyond …..

The first of the IIG’s Industry Outlook events for 2017 was held on the 23rd of March at the GIBS Business School in Illovo, Johannesburg. There were more than 100 attendees at the session, where three experts in their respective fields presented on topics that were of relevance to the insurance sector.


Upcoming Events

Night Golf

Come join #yourIIG for a round of Night Golf and networking @ Randpark Golf Club

Date: 31 May 2017
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May Motivation Madness

Come join #yourIIG @ the May Motivation Madness session.

Date: 25th May
Venue: TBC
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