The 2019 AFM Conference and AGM was held on 14th and 15th October at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Milton Keynes. Watch highlights from the conference below:

Slides from the event are available below. Please note that some speakers have asked us not to share their slides online. If you are unable to find the information you require, please contact

Plenary 1: The wider environment

Lewis Webber, PRA

Plenary 2: Future trends in insurance and mutuality

Tony Sault, EY

Bjorn Harald Bakke

Plenary 3: Sustainable Insurance

Matt Lovatt, AXA IM

Cam Bourne, The Big Exchange

Breakout sessions:

A new market for UK mutuals – Takaful, a form of insurance based on ethical principles (Presentation 1 & Presentation 2), Ajmal Batty, MassessGlobal & John Gilbert, M&G Advisory

Bringing your A-Game – A strengths based approach to leading the modern mutual, Steve Barry, Origos

2019 Update of the solvency and profitability ratios of AFM members, Steve Dixon & Kathryn Moore, SDA

Board Effectiveness, Antonia Millard, Board Intelligence

AFM Corporate Governance Code, Marc Bicknell, Railway Enginemen’s & Martin Shaw, AFM

My first AI project, Philip Hodges, Ai-London

Working with the AFM NED Toolkit, Paul Harwood, Holloway Friendly & Martin Shaw, AFM

The Healthcare Time Bomb – challenges and opportunities for Mutuals, Paul Natrass, Medical Solutions

AFM bfinance Investment Risk Survey, Ruben Mutsaers & Neil Holmes, bfinance

Attracting and retaining Milliennials as Members, Martin Bellingham, MetFriendly

Annual General Meeting 14 Oct 2019

AGM slides

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