Steve Jenkins

Executive Director for Development

Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)

Steve has over 35 years experience in financial services. Much of his early career was spend working in various roles within the AXA group in the life sector, latterly as Head of Bancassurance. Steve joined the CII in 2006 with a brief to lead its corporate and market relationships. He played a leading role in shaping the CII’s response to the UK Regulator’s Retail Distribution Review, a key element of which was the promotion of professional standards. He has worked closely with the UK general insurance industry Taskforce defining and implementing the Aldermanbury Declaration, a framework of professional standards for insurers and insurance brokers. More recently Steve played a key role in the review of Corporate Chartered status for the financial planning and general insurance markets. Steve leads CII’s support for employers in the UK market and has played a key role expanding CII’s international presence where it is working with local regulators, major employers and education institutes. Steve is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner