The Chartered Insurance Institute has launched the Shaping the Future Together consultation, which encourages members to have their say to help shape the professional body’s strategy.
Shaping the Future Together is designed to refresh the CII’s 2016 manifesto, which saw the professional body commit to becoming modern, relevant and diverse in order to deliver relevant learning, insightful leadership and achieve an engaged membership.
Members and key stakeholders can use the online consultation form to share their thoughts about the CII’s proposals, the challenges they face, their current relationship with the CII and how they feel the professional body can best meet their needs in the years to come.
Helen Phillips, chair of the CII, said: “The Shaping the Future Together consultation gives members a great opportunity to have their say on how we ensure the CII can best inspire public trust and confidence in our family of professions by working with members’ to meet their needs and expectations as well as exploring how the CII’s current governance structure works and how it could evolve.
“We welcome feedback from all our members and, as a board, we will listen carefully to the responses. They will help inform how we shape our strategy for the next five years, and ensure we are fit for the future.”
She added: “I am very pleased that our members have opportunities to share their views at both the live events we have scheduled in coming months, as well as through the online consultation. I look forward to drawing on our members’ input as we develop our vision for the future of our sector.”
Julie Page, president of the CII, said: “Our Royal Charter states that the CII, as a professional body, must work to ‘secure and justify the confidence of the public’ in the financial planning and insurance professions.
“That means making sure that everything we do, as a professional body, helps our members support their clients in becoming more financially resilient and achieve their financial goals.”