New member joins ANZ’s largest broker network Steadfast

New member joins ANZ’s largest broker network Steadfast | Insurance Business New Zealand

New member joins ANZ’s largest broker network Steadfast
Steadfast Group has announced the addition of Australian cluster group Insight Australia Group Ltd to its network.

Insight, which is a cluster group of insurance brokers and authorised representatives across Australia, generates annual GWP of over AU$250 million, and has approximately 40 independently owned members with a strong presence in regional Australia.

Insight chairman David Hosking said: “We are delighted to join the Steadfast Group and benefit from their scale and strength as the largest general insurance broker network in Australia and New Zealand.

“As one of the broker members of Insight, I look forward to taking advantage of the services Steadfast has to offer.”

Steadfast managing director and CEO, Robert Kelly, said he was pleased to welcome Insight to the network.

“We encourage their members to take advantage of our broker services, product offerings and support services.

“Greater access to our strategic partners and their offerings will also be a priority.”

He added: “We look forward to working with CEO David McKinnis to bring further growth opportunities to Insight and in turn Steadfast.”

Steadfast’s network provides services to over 300 broker businesses across Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

For the year ended 30 June 2015, Steadfast brokers and underwriting agencies generated billings of more than $6 billion.