Chief Executive Officer of Lloyd’s of London, Dame Inga Beale, has been elected the 121st President of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) at its Annual General Meeting.

She succeeds John Moore, a Chartered Insurance Broker who is Chairman at Thomas Carroll Group.

Dame Inga will work alongside Jonathan Clark, Chartered Insurance Practitioner, who has been elected CII Deputy President.

Dame Inga said: “Attracting a new generation of digitally savvy talent will be crucial to our success in meeting the future needs of a more diverse and demanding group of customers across the globe.

“That's why I have chosen New Talent as the theme to underpin my presidency of the Chartered Insurance Institute.”

Sian Fisher, CII Chief Executive, said: “It is a great pleasure for me to welcome Inga Beale as the new president of the CII.

“Her extensive experience and achievements in the market will be a welcome addition and I very much look forward to working with her in the coming months.”