BIBA 2017 Heads to Manchester on 10 and 11 May

12th May 2016

Kirsty Wark, BBC Broadcaster, and host of this year’s event has announced that BIBA 2017 conference and exhibition will be held at Manchester Central on Wednesday 10 to Thursday 11 May.

Steve White, CEO of the British Insurance Brokers’ Association, said: “The feedback we have from exhibitors, sponsors and delegates is that Manchester works very well, as evidenced by the fantastic two days we have all had here. The BIBA Conference is now the biggest insurance broking networking event in Europe and I am looking forward to welcoming everyone back to Manchester next May”

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Notes to editors

  1. For further information please contact:BIBA press office:
    Pam Quinn, Communications Manager
    020 7397 0223
    quinnp@biba.org.uk
  2. About the British Insurance Brokers’ Association

 

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) is the UK’s leading general insurance intermediary organisation representing the interests of insurance brokers, intermediaries and their customers.

BIBA membership includes just under 2,000 regulated firms having merged with the Institute of Insurance Brokers (IIB) in November 2011.

General insurance brokers contribute 1% of GDP to the UK economy and BIBA brokers employ more than 100,000 staff.

54% of all general insurance is sold by an insurance broker and they arrange 78% of all commercial insurance business.

Insurance brokers put the client’s interests first, providing advice, access to suitable insurance protection and risk management.

BIBA helps more than 250,000 people a year to access insurance protection through its Find a Broker service, both online and via the telephone.

BIBA is the voice of the sector advising members, the regulators, consumer bodies and other stakeholders on key insurance issues.