Market manager, Australia and New Zealand
With over 10 years’ experience in insurance, Georgia Vavasour is not one to maintain the status quo, constantly looking for new opportunities and thinking outside the square. She heads up distribution for HDI-Gerling in Australasia, managing all market relationships across the business throughout the A/NZ region, developing strategic partnerships, leveraging multi-line placements and capabilities, delivering on HDI’s mid-market strategy and creating product-based initiatives.
Vavasour has successfully managed one of the largest management liability portfolios in the country, maintaining stable profiability and consistently delivering triple and double-digit growth over a fouryear period. She’s consistently been recognised for outstanding broker relationship management and creatively negotiating production obstacles. A champion of diversity of thought within the industry, Vavasour is keen to lead and foster effrts with regard to the number of women holding senior positions in insurance.