CSRI welcomes Professor Steven Pottier from The University of Georgia

June 2015

Professor Steven Pottier visited the University in June to give a research seminar on an investigation of the short-run and long-run stock market response to insurer rating changes. Read Steven's research profile

CSRI part of global network of research centres in insurance

2015

The CSRI at the School of Management has been approved to be a member of the global research network of the New York-based International Insurance Society (IIS). The IIS brings together academics, regulators and insurance practitioners from around the world to combine their knowledge of regulatory issues, finance and governance, and to promote research that will drive future growth and innovation in insurance. Read more

Ex-Willis doctoral scholar takes up lecturer post

September 2014

Ex-Willis doctoral scholar Dr Joy Jia takes up the post of lecturer in Finance at Swansea University. Read Joy's profile

Bath doctoral scholar wins major international research prize

July 2014

Ola Olaosebikan, has been awarded the prestigious Geneva Association/Shin Research Foundation Research Excellence Award. Read more

Management prize fellow visit to New Zealand

March - May 2014

Elena Veprauskaite (Grant Thornton Prize fellow) visits the Business School at the University of Auckland in New Zealand.

The 'Admiral Experience' David Stevens shares insights with MBA students

March 2014

The co-founder of Admiral Group plc charted the rise of Admiral, from a new start-up in Cardiff in the early 1990s, to becoming the UK's largest car insurer.

MBA students visit the Lloyd's of London insurance market

14 February 2014

MBA students taking the option Strategy, Risk & Insurance visited the Lloyd's of London insurance market. The visit was organised with the assistance of Insurance Market Conferences Ltd - the UK's largest independent Executive Development and Training company specialising in the insurance and reinsurance sectors.

Dr Joy Jia - Upreti appointed lecturer in Finance

January 2014

Ex Willis Doctoral Scholar, Dr Joy Jia - Upreti appointed as lecturer in Finance at Swansea University, UK. Read Joy's profile

Dr Ola Oyekan becomes Africa R&D Specialist

January 2014

Dr Ola Oyekan (nee Olaosebikan) former Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) doctoral scholar has taken up the position of Africa R&D Specialist with RGA. Ola will be part of a team leading RGA's expansion plans in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly in the area of micro-insurance. Ola is working from RGA's Cape Town office in South Africa. We all wish Ola the best of luck in her commercial career.

Global firm strengthens its relationship with Bath

2013

Grant Thornton is strengthening its relationship with the University by supporting a new prize fellowship in the School of Management’s Centre in Strategic Risk, creating the first corporate named academic position in the School. Dr Elena Veprauskaite has joined the Centre as the Grant Thornton Research Fellow in Strategic Risk Management and will receive funding of £50,000. Read more

Mike Adams appointed to the editorial board of the Geneva Papers: Issues and Practice

2013

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Bath Doctoral scholar wins major international research prize

2012

School of Management doctoral scholar, Ola Olaosebikan, has been awarded the prestigious Geneva Association/Shin Research Foundation Research Excellence Award for her paper on the 'Determinants of the Profitability of Micro-Life Insurers in Nigeria'. Read more