International recognition for risk mitigation group
The results are in and an Australian industry risk mitigation program has been recognised for its work by the United Nations.
The implications of the IAG/Wesfarmers deal has occupied many minds over the last few months, but there’s one man who could undo the whole thing: ACCC chief Rod Sims.
National manager appointed to Aussie underwriting business
One of the largest insurers in Australia has announced a new national manager for one of its underwriting businesses, it has been announced.
Harmer has been quietly reworking CGU’s business over the last year to make it a leaner, more nimble operation.
While the Steadfast IPO may have been the story of 2013, it was IAG’s purchase of a large tranche of Wesfarmers’ insurance arm that should take the title of Coup of the Year – especially as IAG was only linked with the sale a few days before it was finalised.
Previously working as an underwriter for IAG Group in New Zealand, Sarah Kempton’s first year and a half in insurance broking in Darwin has been a resounding success, having quickly built a rapport with her clients and gained a strong knowledge of commercial products.
BREAKING NEWS: Major player announces string of executive changes
A major Australian insurer has announced several changes to its executive team across the business.
Aussie insurance project short-listed for UN award
An Australian project aimed at disaster resilience and featuring the CEO of a major Australian insurer has been short-listed for a prestigious international award.
Insurance forums planned for cyclone victims
An insurance industry group has announced a pair of forums for the area of Queensland hit by Cyclone Marcia, it has been announced.
Insurer reveals cyclone damage
A major insurer in Queensland has provided a ‘preliminary estimate’ of the damage caused by Cyclone Marcia and revealed that the storm has put pressure on its targets for the financial year.