The Underwriting Agencies Council has a new board of directors. At UAC’s annual general meeting (AGM) today (Thursday 14 December 2017), three current directors who have completed two-year terms were re-elected. They are Lyndon Turner, CEO of NM Insurance Pty Ltd; Kurt Nilsen, Managing Director of Lion Underwriting; and Peter Fryer, Underwriting Governance Manager [...]
Australian and New Zealand underwriting agency CEOs have polarised views on brokers’ future roles. Asked how they saw brokers’ role changing over the next five years, 45% of respondents to the Underwriting Agencies Council’s 2017 annual CEO Survey saw no change and agreed “we’ll rely on brokers to keep playing an essential role in our [...]
Five Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) member agencies’ representatives are vying for four vacancies on the UAC board. Three are current directors who have completed two-year terms and are offering themselves for re-election. They are chair Lyndon Turner, CEO of NM Insurance Pty Ltd; deputy chair Kurt Nilsen, Managing Director of Lion Underwriting; and company secretary [...]
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North Melbourne broker Cleveland Chu is $5,000 richer after his passport was drawn from the entry box at the Underwriting Agencies Council-Lloyd’s Village at the NIBA Convention in Sydney yesterday. Cleveland completed his passport entry form by visiting all 39 UAC member exhibitors in the village. Cleveland, an authorised representative for FP Insurance Brokers, was [...]
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One lucky broker attending the Underwriting Agencies Council-Lloyd’s Village at the 2017 NIBA Convention will leave the event $5,000 richer. UAC and Lloyd’s are giving $5,000 of gold bullion to an insurance broker who obtains stamps or signatures from at least 25 of the 39 participating UAC members in the UAC-Lloyd’s Village at the NIBA [...]
Two lucky brokers are $1,000 richer after attending the Underwriting Agencies Council’s Adelaide Underwriting Expo this week. Vanessa Grandison, an assistant broker from MGA Insurance Brokers, and personal lines manager Daniel Robinson, from Murdoch Insurance Brokers, each won a $1,000 travel voucher, courtesy of UAC and Corporate Traveller. To be eligible for a prize, brokers [...]