2018 NZ Insurance Industry Awards finalists announced

2018 NZ Insurance Industry Awards finalists announced | Insurance Business

2018 NZ Insurance Industry Awards finalists announced

The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) has announced the finalists for the 2018 New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards.

Now in its seventh year, the awards recognise excellence and achievement by the top performing individuals and businesses from across the industry.

“These awards provide us the opportunity to celebrate our industry, our people and highlight the positive impact that we have on the community,” ANZIIF CEO Prue Willsford said. “Being announced as a finalist is a true achievement, particularly as the quality of submissions we receive continues to increase.”

The finalists for each category are:

Small-Medium Broking Company of the Year

  • Frank Risk Management
  • O’Connor Warren Insurance Brokers
  • Runacres Insurance

Underwriting Agency of the Year

  • Delta Insurance
  • Initio
  • UANZ

Direct General Insurance Company of the Year

 Intermediated Insurance Company of the Year

Life Insurance Company of the Year

  • Asteron Life
  • Fidelity Life
  • Partners Life

 Innovation of the Year

  • Accuro Health Insurance
  • Construction Cost Consultants

Service Provider to the Insurance Industry

Professional Services Firm of the Year

Insurance Learning Program of the Year

  • AA Insurance
  • Sedgwick New Zealand

Young Insurance Professionals Employer of the Year

  • AA Insurance
  • Delta Insurance
  • O’Connor Warren Insurance Brokers
  • Suncorp New Zealand

Women’s Employer of the Year

  • AA Insurance
  • IAG New Zealand

 Young Insurance Professional of the Year

  • Matthew Botur, IAG
  • Stacy Gould, QBE Insurance
  • Mat Jensen, Suncorp New Zealand
  • Anna Parker, Crombie Lockwood
  • Rene Swindley, Frank Risk Management
  • Daniel Walker, Partners Life

The awards will be held at the SKYCITY Convention Centre on November 29.