Mazars IFRS 17 breakfast briefing - 28th September

Dermot O’Hara and Olive Gaughan, Directors from Mazars’ Actuarial Services will present the results of the recent Mazars IFRS 17 pulse survey. They will be joined by our guest speaker Maria Karamanou, who will present on the investor perspectives of IFRS 17.

Topics to be covered:

  • Insights from Mazars IFRS 17 pulse survey
  • Practical considerations
  • Technical challenges
  • Investor perspectives

This is a great opportunity for individuals and companies to learn about the views of the insurance industry in Ireland on the standard and the potential impacts of IFRS 17 on the investment community.


Maria Karamanou
Insurance Technical Specialist, Mazars Financial Advisory Services 
Maria worked for the past two years at the IFRS Foundation in the development of IFRS 17. Maria provides technical training to our clients and advises them on the different stages of their IFRS 17 projects.
Olive Gaughan
Director, Mazars Life Actuarial Services
Olive is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland with over 25 years’ experience within the life insurance industry in Ireland. Olive leads Life Actuarial Services in Ireland and has served as a member of the Society of Actuaries ISAP4 - IFRS 17 working party. 
Dermot O'Hara
Director, Mazars Non-Life Actuarial Services
Dermot is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland and of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, with over 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry. Dermot has extensive experience in the various aspects of non-life insurance and is a member of the ACCA's working party on IFRS 17.


Friday, 28th of September 2018


7.30am to 9.00am. Tea, coffee, and pastries will be served at 7.30am. 


Merrion Hotel, Merrion Street Upper, Dublin 2


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