Chartered Insurance Institute  

20 Aldermanbury, London, Greater London, EC2V 7HY


The Chartered Insurance Institute is situated in the heart of the City of London next to the historic Guildhall and is host to prestigious business and social functions.

There is a range of three versatile rooms that can provide for any occasion from intimate dinners for ten to formal receptions for over 300.

Opened by King George V in 1934 the Hall is built in impressive traditional style with English oak panelling and stained glass windows. The walls of the main staircase are adorned with an extensive collection of firemarks from around the world.

Venue Style

Conference Centre, Banqueting Suite, Conference Centre, Historic Building, Non Residential, Traditional, Unusual/Unique

Meeting & Event Room Capacities

Room NameReceptionTheatreTheatre (BP)ClassroomClassroom (BP)BoardroomU ShapeDin/DanceCabExpoLunch/Dinner
Court Room 1007003502830035070
Great Hall 3002000750303301120160
Ostler Suite 1008004503028040080

Meeting & Event Rooms

Total no. of meeting rooms 3
Max capacity (Theatre style) 200
Total no. of breakout rooms 2
Total capacity. of all breakout rooms 200




Equipment Type
LCD/Data Projector
Overhead Projector
PA System
Wi-Fi Connection

Event Types

AGM, Awards Dinners, Breakfast Meeting, Conference, Dinner, Gala Dinner, Lunch, Meeting, Presentation, Product Launch, Reception, Road Show, Seminar, Training Course

Nearest Train Stations

Train station
Train station
Train station

Nearest Airports


Nearest Tube Stations


Nearest Motorways

Motorway Junction
Motorway Junction
Motorway Junction

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Corporate Responsibility

This venue is represented by Lime Venue Portfolio - the unique meetings & events service from Compass Group, your catering provider.

A strong approach to corporate responsibility ensures that everyone within Compass Group understands their responsibilities to clients, consumers, colleagues, the community and the environment

Our Corporate Responsibility Framework is a key part of everyday life, with everyone taking accountability for their actions. Through our five pillars of Corporate Responsibility each day we look to:
- Support and develop our employees
- Run our business to the highest ethical standards
- Support the good health and wellbeing of our consumers
- Reduce our impact on the world in which we live
- Make a positive contribution to the communities in which we live and work.

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