QBE news

  • Broker network appoints CEO of new underwriting business

    One of the largest broker networks in Australia has appointed a new CEO of a recently acquired underwriting business.

  • M&A market shows no signs of slowing down

    A global leader in financial services believes the merger and acquisition market in the insurance industry shows no sign of stopping over the coming year.

  • Karen Hardy

    Karen Hardy, Director, Acme Insurance Brokers

  • John Neal

    It’s been the worst of times and the worst of times for QBE. The news that it was undergoing a major restruc-ture and that Australian jobs would be lost was never go-ing to be well-received, but even we were surprised by the anger displayed by some commentators.

  • Samantha Forkas

    New Willis recruit Samantha Forkas is already impressing industry colleagues at the young age of 23.

  • Avi Tatarka

    A regular on the Insurance Business Elite Brokers list, Avi Tatarka of Scott Winton Insurance Brokers plays a central role within the brokerage as sales and marketing manager and on the board of management team, in addition to managing accounts worth over $2.7m in total premium.

  • Luke Wiblin

    Born into an insurance family rather than falling into the industry, distribution manager for QBE’s Australian intermediaries business Luke Wiblin has grown up with a passion for insurance.

  • Broker network raises take-over funding

    One of the largest broker networks in Australia has announced that it has successfully completed a round of funding for its largest take-over to date.

  • WEEKLY WRAP: Medical association calls for more telematics

    Plus: Warren Buffet hints at successor and World’s largest employee-owner insurer launched

  • Five Minutes With… Jamie Orchard, Senior Broker, Simplex Insurance Solutions

    Jamie Orchard, Senior Broker, Simplex Insurance Solutions talks about the benefits of education, interesting crop cover and quitting coffee.