Affinity Insurance Brokers
Affinity Insurance Brokers have over 30 years’ industry experience. We know insurance. We are one of Australia's leading Insurance Brokers, specialising in the management of affinity and group, general, and personal insurance programs. Our customer service centre seamlessly manages all aspects of our clients’ insurance needs. We customise quality and innovative insurance solutions by pooling collective knowledge and buying power. We also provide insurance solutions for private individuals. With the benefit of long standing relationships with many thousands of businesses, groups, associations and private individuals, we source insurance products from many of Australia’s leading insurance companies. We are also a coverholder at Lloyds and have direct access to the London market. Our aim is to provide the best available cover and service at competitive prices, resulting in protection that best suits our customers' needs. Affinity Insurance Brokers is also a proud member of IBNA. IBNA is a leading intermediary network in Australia for broking firms operating from more than 80 sites around the country. IBNA members have access to a comprehensive range of competitive general insurance facilities, including personal and commercial markets. This is achieved through bulk buying power that comes with strategic partnerships with major Australian underwriters. IBNA members represent a significant distribution channel for insurers, collectively controlling business worth more than $80 million a year. Affinity Insurance Brokers is a 100% local Australian owned business. This ensures that our customers will still receive the same fast, friendly and professional service to national and local clients whilst at the same time benefit from the advantages that our IBNA membership brings. Our staff are experienced and well trained to respond to our customers’ needs. Our membership of the National Insurance Brokers Association of Australia, NIBA, means that we are supportive of the only body in Australia representing professional Insurance Brokers. NIBA has more than 500 member firms who handle over 90% of all premiums transacted by licensed Insurance Brokers in this country.
Robert is a freelance consultant with recent appointments at Affinity Risk Management (ARM) and WorleyParsons. He has extensive experience across a broad range of industry and not for profit industry sectors. Prior to these engagements Robert had significant experience as the team leader for WorleyParsons Enterprise Protection Group that involved extensive collaboration with the electricity and gas generation, transmission, distribution and regulatory industry sectors. During this time the new threat of terrorism posed real challenges to these sectors and the consultancy group under Robert's leadership supported major industry sectors to meet these compliance challenges. Robert’s leadership developed and implemented business resilience and assurance crisis, risk, emergency, security and business continuity practices for private operators and government regulatory authorities. This also involved designing and conducting major exercises to ensure that crisis and emergency teams maintained response and recovery capability and that business met legislative and industry standards. Upon resigning his commission with the Victoria Police and prior to joining WorleyParsons, Robert established Contingency Management P/L and MATE Software P/L that provided consultancy service and technological solutions for public safety and private enterprise businesses across a broad range of industry sectors.