Link is a professional network for members of the LGBT+ community and their allies in the insurance sector. They have over 675 members who work in claims, underwriting, actuarial, broking, public relations, IT, sustainability, law and accountancy – representing over 220 firms from insurers/reinsurers, brokers, market bodies to service providers. Out steering group consists of approx. 13 people from a variety genders, sexual orientations, ages, organisations, roles and seniority. Link’s activities are focused in London, but also has a branch in Yorkshire, ‘Link Up North’. They are open to proposals to start groups in other locations.
Link’s mission is to create and maintain workplaces that attract and retain the best LGBT+ talent to the insurance industry.
Link works towards this goal through a lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender lens, while being inclusive of all types of diversity.
Their vision is to: