Shirley Beglinger

Advisory Board Member





Shirley has more than 20 years’ experience in insurance, reinsurance and risk management.


She is the previous chair of the National Pharmacy Association insurance company where she led a significant turn-around in financial stability and sustainability while preparing for Solvency II implementation.  She has worked with Swiss Re where she spearheaded the recognition in the Basel 2 process for insurance as a mitigant of operational risk.  Shirley also had senior roles in Aon and Marsh where she led their work on operational risk for financial institutions.


Shirley started her career in banking and asset management.  She was appointed the Generali CSFI Fellow for Insurance in 2009.  She has published research on insurance, its accounting issues and its regulation – particularly Solvency II.  Her most recent paper focuses on the success factors of insurance centres.