Crawford & Company (Australia) Pty Ltd
Level 18, 383 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales, NSW 2000, Australia
Based in Atlanta, Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B) is the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford Solution® offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration.
Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific
Andrew worked as an accountant before joining the loss adjusting industry in 1984. In 1992, Andrew moved to Sydney to open an office on behalf of Robertson and Company. The business expanded considerably over the following 10 years until it was acquired as part of the Crawford & Company acquisition of Robertson and Company (Australia). In addition to handling major fire, mining and business interruption losses, Andrew has acted as the lead adjuster in Australia’s largest malicious product tamper (extortion) claims. Other significant experience includes large political risks, CAR, professional indemnity and product liability claims. Andrew became Chief Executive Officer of Crawford Australia in November 2004. Immediately prior to that he was Deputy Chief Executive Officer and was responsible for developing and implementing group strategy with a focus on improving and sustaining profitability, growth and brand awareness. In January 2014, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer, Pacific and in November 2015, he was promoted to Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific.
Chief Operating Officer
Tim commenced his loss adjusting career in England in 1986 and has held various management positions within the industry. In 2001, Tim moved to Sydney, Australia and by 2004 was managing director and later Australasia regional manager representing interests in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands for a competing loss adjusting firm. During his employment Tim successfully led the drive to reduce the companies operating costs and improve profitability. As well as having a background in loss adjusting, Tim has built up a wealth of management and board experience in Australia and overseas and has considerable experience in handling major property losses, catastrophe coordination, company marketing, operating and account management procedures. In November 2008, Tim joined Crawford & Company as chief operating officer where he has operational responsibility across all product lines within Australia. In July 2011, Tim was appointed a Director of Crawford Australia.