Former IIS Vice Chair Gordon Stewart to be honoured at 2015 Global Insurance Forum
Source: Asia Insurance Review | Jun 2015
The International Insurance Society (IIS) has selected the late Gordon C Stewart, former IIS Vice Chair and retired CEO of Insurance Information Institute, as the recipient of the Distinguished Service Award for his dedication and leadership in forwarding the mission of the IIS.
Mr Stewart will be honoured before an audience of 500+ insurance executives at the June 15th awards gala dinner in conjunction with the Global Insurance Forum, June 14th – 17th at the Waldorf Astoria in New York.
As Vice Chairman, Mr Stewart had great impact on the IIS, playing a critical role in the strategic leadership over the past many years, said the IIS in a statement. “His belief in the evolution of the IIS and our role in serving the industry was a driving passion, and he dedicated much of his time and energy towards IIS even in his last days. The impact of his work on the IIS will be long lasting and we are grateful for his visionary leadership, dedicated service and loyal friendship,” said IIS.