NIBA's weekly e-newsletter, Broker Buzz, is packed with the latest industry and product news, regulatory updates, forthcoming events and seminars.
Robert Kelly, Managing Director and CEO of Steadfast
On Monday, Steadfast Managing Director and CEO Robert Kelly was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia on the Queen’s 2022 Birthday Honours list.
The award was made in recognition of Robert’s “significant service to the insurance sector, and to the community.”
Robert co-founded Steadfast Group in 1996 and has also served as Managing Director and CEO since 1996. He has been an active participant in several community initiatives, most notably as the Director of KidsXpress, a children’s mental health charity.
Robert is also a NIBA fellow and previously won the NIBA Lex McKeown Trophy for lifetime achievement in 2016.
For more information on Robert Kelly’s award, see here.
NIBA is proud to announce the South Australian/Northern Territory finalists for the Vero sponsored Young Broker of the Year Awards.
The 2022 floods affecting South-East Queensland and Northern NSW have now reached $4.8 billion in insured damages, according to latest data from the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA).
The Federal Government has announced a $5.2 million increase in funding for financial counselling support in communities affected by the New South Wales and Queensland floods earlier this year.
Last week, the life insurance industry announced the formation of a new dedicated peak body, the Council of Australian Life Insurers (CALI) and the publication of a new Life Insurance Code of Practice.