Shayne Halfpenny-Ray is the Policy and Public Affairs Adviser at the Chartered Insurance Institute. He leads on the CII’s programmes of engagement with Westminster, Whitehall and financial services regulatory bodies on key consumer interest issues across the insurance and financial planning sectors. He is led engagement on various policy areas including financial resilience, intergenerational differences, open finance, and vulnerable consumers.
Shayne leads on the CII’s involvement with the Building Resilient Households Group and Chairs the Professionalism Workstream of the Cabinet Office sponsored Access to Insurance Working Group. He also sits on the board of BIBA’s new Signposting Committee as the CII’s representative.
Before joining the CII, he worked at the Nuclear Industry Association as a Public Affairs and Communications lead, and has diverse experience in policy analysis, communications and advocacy campaigns.
Shayne graduated from Canterbury Christ Church University with a BSC in Politics and Global Governance.