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English Ball

  • Mandarin Oriental, NYC 80 Columbus Circle New York, NY, 10023 United States (map)
2018 English Ball

The English Ball is our annual gala held each spring to recognize distinguished members of the Anglo-American community as well as the charitable work of St. George’s Society.

For more information on tickets, tables and sponsorship:


Dan Glaser
Medal of Honor

This year’s English Ball will honor Dan Glaser with the Medal of Honor in recognition of his commitment to the transatlantic business community. Glaser is President and Chief Executive Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a global professional services firm offering advice and solutions in risk, strategy and people. An industry veteran, he was named Chairman of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (FACI) in August 2014. He also serves on the Steering Committee of the Insurance Development Forum and the International Advisory Board of BritishAmerican Business. He is a member of the Board of Trustees for The Institutes and Ohio Wesleyan University, and a member of the Board of Directors for the Partnership for New York City.



Lady Weatherstone
Order of St. George's Society

Lady Weatherstone will receive the Order of St. George’s Society for her philanthropic support of UK/US institutions and her service in the furtherance of St. George’s Society’s mission. Lady Weatherstone is the widow of Sir Dennis Weatherstone, KBE, former Chairman of J.P. Morgan. Sir Dennis was the first Chairman of St. George’s Society’s Advisory Council and served in this capacity from 2005 to 2008. The Weatherstone family’s influence on St. George’s Society has been far-reaching, from initiating and chairing the Advisory Council to leading the 2007 Capital Campaign.

Lady Weatherstone is a keen tennis player and serves as a Governor for the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

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Presenting Sponsor

Marsh & McLennan Companies

Gold Sponsors

XL Catlin

Silver Sponsors

CRC Group
Zurich Insurance

Bronze Sponsors

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue

Patron Sponsors

BL Mosher Consulting, Inc.
Capital Group
Everest Insurance®
Fragomen Worldwide
Frontera Consulting

Mr. Maurice Greenberg, Starr Companies
Mr. & Mrs. John C. Harvey
Littler Mendelson, P.C.
Frank E. Morgan II
Newmark Knight Frank
Sompo International

Steelcase/AFD Contract Furniture Inc.
Supporters of Lehman College
UK Alumni Group New York
Validus Specialty Underwriting
Services, Inc.
Nicholas & Suzanne Walsh

If you are interested in participating as a sponsor or purchasing a table, download our 2018 English Ball Sponsorship Brochure or contact our Event Manager, Eliane Abou-Assi, at

Earlier Event: April 21
England Day Official Party
Later Event: May 8
New Member Meet & Greet