In an extremely close contest, Ben Howarth, chief sustainability officer at the Association of British Insurers (ABI), is highly commended in the climate and sustainability champion of the year award category.
A joint submission from US specialty managing general agent (MGA), kWh Analytics, and specialty re/insurer Aspen - focusing on solar and renewable projects - shone out in the climate and sustainability collaboration award category.
Crowe UK has scooped InsuranceERM's climate and sustainability consultancy of the year award in recognition of how it has helped several major insurers develop sustainability and climate capabilities across their insurance and asset management businesses.
Rebecca Lea, senior policy adviser at the Association of British Insurers (ABI), wins the climate and sustainability rising star of the year title for her achievements that have benefitted the association and the entire sector.
The Credit Suisse Insurance Linked Strategies (CSILS) team wins this award for its pioneering work on developing a CSILS ESG framework for insurance-linked securities (ILS), and in particular for catastrophe (cat) bonds.
Conning wins the award for climate stress-testing solution of the year for an innovative climate economics model combined with software that helps insurers with one of their most important tasks: understanding the financial market impacts of climate change.
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) attained the nature/biodiversity initiative of the year title for the guide it launched in July 2023 that is designed to increase awareness of nature risks and help its members become more "nature positive".