Ex-Lumley exec heads to broker
The consequences of the IAG Lumley acquisition has left a talent pool perfect for fishing – and this ambitious broker has caught a big one.
Brisbane storm insurance bill soars to AU$482m
Some insurers are having to re-calculate profit targets as claims pour in for last week’s devastating hail storm in Brisbane.
Travis Atkinson’s ‘urgent’ work
The new boss charged with bringing NZI and Lumley together as one explains why he’s feeling the weight of responsibility on his shoulders.
Two well-known execs to leave after reshuffle
The announcement of this merged insurer’s new management line-up has triggered the departure of two highly respected names.
Major player announces new senior team
See who’s made the cut in the new management list issued by this insurer in the light of its recent merger with a competitor.
Five Minutes With… Andrew Scrivens, centre of expertise manager, marine, Lumley
Andrew Scrivens, centre of expertise manager, marine, at Lumley, talks about going from mail boy to marine manager, the insurance industry’s potential for causing weight gain and why he wants to invite Jesus Christ to dinner.
Insurance scores multiple finalists at NZ law awards
Insurance company M&A deals and in-house legal teams have all made the grade at this year’s prestigious NZ law awards.
Five Minutes With… Toni Ferrier, general manager, Lumley
Toni Ferrier, general manager, Lumley talks about educating New Zealanders on the positive value of insurance, debating with Winston Peters, and why being bold and brave could be seen as being crazy.
Brokers call for improved relations with insurers
A broker survey has revealed the way insurers manage their long-term relationships with brokers to be an industry weakness which needs to be improved on.
Brainstorm with industry leaders
An industry body is organising a breakfast brainstorm meeting for those looking to network with the movers and shakers of the NZ insurance market.