2018 Sponsors

The Australian Insurance Industry Awards is insurance’s annual celebration of excellence, professionalism and community. Co-hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and Asia Insurance Review, the Awards are now in their fifteenth year.

Each year, the Awards recognise the achievements of individuals and businesses across the industry. We look forward to continuing the tradition of celebrating success—a celebration that provides a valuable opportunity to reflect on the significant contribution that our industry makes to the wider community.

For further information on the award categories, the benefits and investments with sponsoring this Australian Insurance Industry Awards, please contact Sara Cheong, Sponsorship Executive, on 03 9613 7200 or email sponsorship@anziif.com

 

 

Platinum

Aon
Sponsoring
Large General Insurance Company of the Year

Aon is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.

With more than 1,800 colleagues in Australia, Aon is the largest organisation of its type in the Australia Pacific region. No matter the industry, specialisation, size or scope of our clients’ businesses, Aon can provide the solutions needed to help clients navigate through today’s risk and people challenges.


DXC Technology
Sponsoring
Insurance Leader of the Year

DXC Technology (DXC: NYSE) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner network combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally.

Currently working with more than 1,900 insures globally, DXC has served the insurance industry for many decades with expertise in all sectors: Life Insurance, Pensions, Annuities, Health Insurance, General Insurance, Resinsurance, workers’ compensation and the London Market. As a strategic partner, we help insurers face the challenges posed by today’s increasingly disruptive and competitive landscape. Our deep domain expertise and comprehensive portfolio of software and solutions help insurers navigate regulatory requirements and cost pressures while realising the potential of new opportunities.

Guidewire
Sponsoring
Young Insurance Professional of the Year

Guidewire delivers the software that Property/Casualty (P/C) insurers need to adapt and succeed in a time of rapid industry change. We combine three elements — core processing, data and analytics, and digital engagement — into a technology platform that enhances insurers’ ability to engage and empower their customers and employees. More than 200 P/C insurers around the world have selected Guidewire. For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com. Follow us on twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

IAG Australia
Sponsoring
Innovation of the Year

IAG is the parent company of a general insurance group with controlled operations in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia, employing more than 15,000 people. Its businesses underwrite over $1.4 billion of premiums per annum, selling insurance under many leading brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC, Swann Insurance and WFI in Australia; NZI, State, AMI and Lumley Insurance in New Zealand; Safety and NZI in Thailand; AAA Assurance in Vietnam and Asuransi Parolamas in lndonesia.

JB Hi-Fi Solutions
Sponsoring
Small–Medium General Insurance Company of the Year

JB Hi-Fi Solutions for Insurance has been Australia and New Zealand’s leading insurance replacement service since 2005. Solutions for Insurance have supported the insurance industry by providing end-to-end replacement and fulfilment for home, warranty and travel insurance companies. Operating from a centralised call centre in Melbourne, with a team of 24 experienced and highly skilled Insurance Advisors, Solutions for Insurance offers a simple, one-stop electronic replacement process for claimants throughout Australasia. Our Insurance Advisors are trained to validate claims, replace and arrange the supply of products. Working in conjunction with the JB Hi-Fi retail store network, Solutions for Insurance accelerates the product replacement process by allowing claimants to collect their lost or damaged products the same day as claim lodgement. Solutions for Insurance is unique in the industry as it offers a broad range of products, decreases claim touch points, accelerates the product claim process, facilitates timely replacements, and seamless operations and service to clients through our product validation, a dedicated insurance system and gift card replacements.

QBE
Sponsoring
Large Broking Company of the Year

QBE Australia is part of the QBE Insurance Group; one of the world's top 20 general insurance and reinsurance companies. With offices across all states and territories, we provide a broad range of insurance products to personal, business, corporate and institutional customers. From home and contents, motor and travel insurance to cover for mining companies, universities, cargo ships and wineries, we aim to make things possible in the communities in which we operate. Meeting our customers’ needs is at the heart of what we do. By seeking to understand our customers and developing competitive, flexible insurance cover that works for them, we aim to deliver the highest level of service, from quote to claim.


UAC
Sponsoring
Underwriting Agency of the Year

The Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) is the peak body for Australian and New Zealand underwriting agencies. It serves its members’ interests by providing professional development and educational events; regular expos to showcase members’ specialist products to brokers; marketing campaigns to promote the agency sector; and representation to government and industry bodies. UAC has about 100 voting members across Australia and New Zealand and almost 50 business service members who assist members to develop their businesses. UAC was formed in 1998. UAC members’ annual GWP is about $3.5 billion.

GOLD

Stelvio

Since inception in 1990, Stelvio has built an unrivaled expertise in solving business process challenges through development of innovative software. In 2001, our EstImage product was introduced to the Australian market and is recognized as the market-leading solution for the Australian Insurance and Collision Repair Industries.  Continually evolved by Stelvio to meet and anticipate changing business requirements, we provide a flexible, electronic link between insurance companies, assessors, repair shops and clients to facilitate a seamless claims settlement process. We understand that time equals money. Our very latest innovative and  feature-rich version of EstImage speeds up the auto claims process from the first notification of loss at the scene of the accident, resulting in high-quality assessments, faster approvals, accurate invoicing and superior customer service to policyholders. 

Silver

ACORD

Founded in 1970, ACORD is a non-profit organization that provides the global insurance industry with data standards and implementation solutions that promote the accurate, effective, and efficient exchange and use of information. Since its inception, ACORD has been an industry leader in identifying ways to help its members make improvements across the insurance value chain. The insurance industry has many stakeholders who face a wide range of business needs. To meet industry needs, ACORD is a member-driven Standards Development Organization (SDO) and brings together a diverse group of stakeholders who have a shared interest in developing, publishing, and maintaining standards. Currently, ACORD engages 5,000 participants from more than 500 organizations, spanning 20 countries, and provides a rich set of data standards and construction aids to help organizations implement and support those standards. To learn more about ACORD, please visit www.acord.org or contact Member Services at membershipservices@acord.org.

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