New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards
17 November 2021

Time and date:

17 November 2021, exact time to be confirmed

Venue: Online
Price: Member: Free
Non-Member: Free
Finalists: View the 2021 finalists
Sponsors:  Learn more about the 2021 sponsors

Link to view the online movie production coming soon.


In light of the current COVID situation, the 2021 Awards evening will not be proceeding as planned and winners will be announced via a free to view online movie production on Wednesday 17 November.

This year’s awards are centred around 2020, celebrating how our industry has supported the customer, community, and its people. The judging panel will explore how organisations or individuals have contributed to professionalism in the insurance industry and how they have successfully addressed issues by implementing innovative change.

Award Categories

Entering the annual New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards is a great way to showcase your achievements, gain recognition for your successes and promote your business to staff and customers.

Submissions are now closed.

For further information contact Team Leader, Events, Rachel Magill


Are you interested in sponsorship opportunities for this event? For more information on how your organisation can benefit as a sponsor of this leading professional development event contact Sara Cheong, Sponsorship Executive by phone on +61 3 9613 7200 or by email at [email protected].



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ANZIIF is delighted to announce the finalists for the 9th New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards.

Winners will be announced at the Awards on Wednesday 17 November at the Cordis, Auckland.

2021 Finalists

Large Broking Company of the Year Announced on the night
Underwriting Agency of the Year Announced on the night

General Insurance Company of the Year

Sponsored by:


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AA Insurance
AIG New Zealand
FMG (Farmers Mutual Group)
Life Insurance Company of the Year AIA New Zealand
Asteron Life
Fidelity Life

Innovation of the Year

Sponsored by:


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Gallagher Bassett
Pinnacle Life
Professional Services Firm of the Year DLA Piper
Sedgwick New Zealand
Wotton + Kearney
Service Provider to the Insurance Industry CoreLogic NZ
JB Hi-Fi

Excellence in Workplace Diversity and Inclusion

DLA Piper
Suncorp New Zealand
Zurich General Insurance, Australia & New Zealand
Insurance Learning Program of the Year AA Insurance
AIG New Zealand

Young Insurance Professional of the Year

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Stephen Cantwell, FMG
Amy Cavanaugh, Pinnacle Life
Len Elikhis, AIA New Zealand
Joseph Fitzgerald, Wotton + Kearney
Steph Kelly, FMG
Daniel Mathieson, Sherpa
Megan Wolak, Delta Insurance
Broking Professional of the Year Announced on the night

Insurance Leader of the Year

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Announced on the night
ANZIIF Lifetime Achievement Award Announced on the night