Five Minutes With… Alistair Monk, QBE
Alistair Monk, marine business development underwriter at QBE, talks about underwater restaurants, racing the Prime Minister’s BMW and being in the Navy.
Insights wanted on how social media could change insurance
A trip to London is up for grabs for the insurance professional who writes the best essay on social media’s effects on the industry.
News in Brief: Dispute resolution scheme welcomes new Code
PLUS Major insurer teams up with industry body to promote insurance; rural insurer installs new telephony platform and future of insurance distribution: report
QBE marine man wins top award
A rising star of underwriting has won a $10,000 scholarship for his essay addressing a key issue causing reputational risk to insurers.
Five Minutes With… Henry Wallace, Marine Underwriter at NZI and ANZIIF Senior Associate
Henry Wallace, Marine Underwriter at NZI talks about playing the cavaquinho, the dangers of relying on email for broker communications and explains what is involved in a ‘Wallace Special’.
More insureds prepared to switch for satisfaction
A new survey studying car insurance habits reveals some growing trends while one company scores a third consecutive win for overall satisfaction.
News in Brief: Google poised to enter US auto insurance market
PLUS NTB Club meets this week; EQC’s legal bill and IAG announces new partnership
Five Minutes With… Steve Keall, Auckland barrister
Steve Keall, barrister, discusses transformation by technology, how NZ legislation affects offshore insurers and champions the cause for filter coffee.
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.
Award winner calls for greater industry diversity
The winner of the Emerging Young Professional award at this year’s NZ insurance industry awards says diversity is essential to remain relevant.