Year of the Professional

Professionalism is the keynote throughout the year, with each quarter showcasing content and stories from different sectors. Supporting the community when they need it most is at the heart of what we do in insurance. Help us celebrate the success of our insurance professionals by taking part in our initiatives this year. Read the article that talks to three industry leaders and their thoughts on the concept of professionalism. 

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Women in Insurance

ANZIIF is delighted to announce as part of the Year of the Insurance Professional, we celebrated women in insurance in the month of September. 

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The ANZIIF Journal

ANZIIF is excited to announce that as part of this initiative, the ANZIIF Journal will be available to the wider industry, bringing professionalism to the forefront and providing the content individuals need to support their growth within the sector. Click on the covers to read the latest issues.

Making a Difference - Recognition Awards

Entries are now closed for the Making a Difference Awards. Award winners will be announced on 1st December at the General Insurance Breakfast.

ANZIIF introduced the “Making a Difference” recognition awards, which highlight individuals who have gone above and beyond to display professionalism in their workplace, and for their customers. 

Entries can be self-nominated or you may nominate a colleague or peer who has demonstrated outstanding professionalism, commitment, achievement and passion in the insurance industry. Your challenge will be to record a short video entry that is compelling and based on evidence that convinces the Judging Panel that you or the nominated individual made the best difference.

All winners will receive a profile on the ANZIIF Members Center and recognition and exposure in the industry.

Broking  Proudly supported by QBE
Prize: Restaurant or travel voucher valued at $500  QBE logo
Claims Proudly supported by IVAA
Prize: One-on-one session with Matt McHutchison from IVAA - a multi ANZIIF award-winner plus receive a professional LinkedIn profile bio by Foundry Productions IVAA logo
General Insurance Proudly supported by JB Hi-Fi
Prize: Apple Watch valued at $299 JB-HI FI Solutions logo

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Making a Difference New Zealand Award will be announced on 1st December.

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New Zealand Proudly supported by Sedgwick
Prize: An experience of your choice - valued up to $500. Example: H2-Oh White Water Adventure For 2 Or Waiheke Wine Tour For 2 Sedgwick logo

What is Professionalism?

Hear from industry leaders on what Professionalism means to them.


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Collaboration and Sponsorship

Help us celebrate the success of our insurance professionals and promote professionalism by taking part in our initiatives this year. Contributing to this initiative can come in a variety of ways such as sponsoring a Diploma, sponsoring a Make a Difference Award through providing a prize, offering an apprenticeship - you can tailor your support.  Contact Sara Cheong, Sponsorship Executive on +61 3 9613 7282 or via email [email protected] to learn more.

Meet the winners

Shining a light on the industry's unsung heroes

 

Allianz Donna Walker Awards

On September 30, ANZIIF announced the winners of the prestigious Donna Walker Awards at Women in Insurance Virtual Event. Congratulations to the 2021 Winners.

Inspiring leadership: Jo Broomhall, Executive General Manager at IPAR

Inspiring leadership: Hoa Bui, Managing Director at Bui Advisory and Non-Executive Director at AIA Health

Emerging talent: Shannen de la Motte, Junior Legal Counsel at AIG

ANZIIF is excited to introduce the Allianz Donna Walker Awards which will shine a light on individuals who have contributed significantly to the development of  insurance professionalism and promoting diversity and inclusion throughout the industry. The award recognises excellence in two categories: inspiring leadership and emerging talent in the industry. 

The award acknowledges one professional in each of the two categories, who has demonstrated outstanding professionalism, commitment, achievement and passion in the insurance industry. 

Proudly supported by Allianz

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Making a Difference - Life Sector

The “Making a Difference” recognition awards, highlight individuals who have gone above and beyond to display professionalism in their workplace, and for their customers. 

Winners are insurance professionals who demonstrated outstanding professionalism, commitment, achievement and passion in the insurance industry.

Congratulations to the winners in the Life sector

Rachael Crick, Team Leader - Vocational Services, Ipar - Read the profile

The Finalist was Dolores Bartolomeu, Team Manager - CCI / Life, Allianz - Read the Finalists profile

Making a Difference in Life is proudly supported by

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Making a Difference - Underwriting

The “Making a Difference” recognition awards, highlight individuals who have gone above and beyond to display professionalism in their workplace, and for their customers. 

Winners are insurance professionals who demonstrated outstanding professionalism, commitment, achievement and passion in the insurance industry.

Congratulations to the winners in the Underwriting sector

Lillian Zhou, Senior Underwriter, Flex Insurance - Read the profile 

The Finalist was Vrisha Bhagat, Senior Claims Consultant, CHU - Read the Finalists profile

Most Valuable Team

ANZIIF is excited to announce the winner of the Most Valuable Team Award which recognises a team that works collaboratively, displays professionalism and puts the customer first to achieve excellence. 

Congratulations to the winners

The winner was ProRisk Claims Team, Professional Risk Underwriting Pty Ltd - Read their profile

The finalists were the  CHU Services, CHU Underwriting Agencies | Technical Claims Team, Westpac Group | rQ academy, IAG

Most Valuable Team is proudly supported by

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