Around 900 people gathered at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London's Park Lane for a black tie gala dinner to celebrate the 2018 Health Insurance Awards.
Celebrity host, comedian Jimmy Carr, entertained guests as he handed out awards to those individuals and companies that have excelled over the past year.
There was huge applause as Christopher Claridge-Ware graciously accepted the Outstanding Contribution Award for the inspirational and entrepreneurial impact he has had - and continues to have - on the world of broking.
Willis Towers Watson was named Intermediary of the Year, while Aviva UK Health was named Company of the Year.
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We are delighted to announce that the Health Insurance Awards won two awards at the “AwardsAwards” the premier event celebrating excellence in the delivery, management and promotion of industry award events.
Beating over 80 other award events, the Health Insurance Awards won both THE BEST LONGSTANDING AWARDS EVENT (15 – 25 years) and the top accolade, THE BEST OVERALL AWARDS EVENT, while the Informa Business Intelligence Events Team – the team behind the Health Insurance Awards was shortlisted in the BEST AWARDS TEAM category.
Matthew Brookes, Publisher of Health Insurance Daily, said the success was the result of many years of hard work from a committed team. He said: “To win two awards – including the Best Overall Awards Event category – is an outstanding achievement. I’d like to thank all of the team for the hard work they put in throughout the year to make the Health Insurance Awards the success it is. “I’d also like to thank the sponsors of the event – and the health insurance & protection community as a whole for making the Health Insurance Awards the industry event of the year.”