Kalpana brings 30 years of business experience in the insurance and investment industry. She was longstanding Group Chief Actuary and Partner at Hiscox until 2016. She is now one of a handful of female Chairs in the insurance industry and a non-executive director of several organisations.
She is a trustee for Unitas, a local charity supporting young people. She has Chaired and contributed to committees for the IFoA, Bank of England, Lloyd’s of London and the Bermuda Monetary Authority. In the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, Kalpana headed the first voluntary team of actuaries helping the UK’s National Health Service with emergency analytics and planning.
Kalpana is a regular judge for the Women in Insurance Awards and a frequent speaker on insurance and diversity related topics. Over the years she has been recognised for her work by organisations including the Institute of Directors, Financial Times, Cranfield University, Insurance Insider and Brummell Magazine, and became President-elect of the IFoA in June 2022.
Tuesday 12th December – 6pm St Bartholomew the Great. EC1A 7QJ Gather as a Company in St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield – Londons oldest Parish church – for a Christmas Carol Service. There we will be joined by other Livery Companies led in a service by the Rev. Marcus Walker to celebrate the arrival of Christmas. The…