Aviva takes four BIAs

Aviva were the biggest winners of the night at Post’s British Insurance Awards (BIA) 2016.

Aviva took the titles of brand management, claims initiative – insurer (jointly with Ageas), business sustainability/corporate social responsibility initiative and insurance personality of the year with its global general insurance chair Maurice Tulloch receiving the plaudit.

Tulloch told Post, ‘I came to the UK in 2013 determined to contribute to the important debates in the industry, and I look back over that period pleased by the progress we have all made in areas such as Flood Re and fraudulent whiplash claims.

‘Being recognised with this award, by some of the best insurance leaders I’ve had the pleasure of working with, is a wonderful surprise. I’m truly honoured and humbled.’

The full list of winners were:

Commercial Lines Broking Innovation of the Year – SME/Mid-CorporateAshley Page International Insurance Brokers

Personal Lines Broking Innovation of the Year
Carole Nash Insurance Consultants; ‘Bikers Only’

The Brand Management Award

Claims Initiative of the Year – Insurer
Ageas and Aviva

Claims Initiative of the Year – Outsourced Partner

The Major Loss Award
Network Rail, QBE, and vrs Vericlaim UK

Digital Insurance Innovation of the Year
Claims Consortium Group

Young Achiever of the Year
Stephanie Ogden – Allianz Insurance

Investing in the Profession Award
Allianz Insurance

The Technology Award
SBS Insurance Services

The Customer Care Award

Transformational Deal of the Year
Covéa Insurance

Business Sustainability/Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year
Aviva UK General Insurance

The Risk Management Award – In House & Insurable Risk Managers
Coca-Cola HBC (CCHBC) – Business Resilience Function (BRF)

The Risk Consultancy Award
Perkins Slade

Unsung Insurance Hero
Christina Kyriacou – 1st Central

Insurance Personality of the Year
Maurice Tulloch – Aviva

Outsourced Partner of the Year

The Diversity Award
Lloyd’s of London

The Insurance Start-Up Award
SafeShare Global

Commercial Lines Insurer of the Year
Axa Insurance

Personal Lines Insurer of the Year
Covéa Insurance

Insurance Broker of the Year – International

Insurance Broker of the Year – Regional
The County Group

Insurance Broker of the Year – UK
Centor Insurance & Risk Management

General Insurer of the Year

The Achievement Award
Jonathan Evans