Insurance transitions for May

Check out the latest movements and transitions within the industry this month.

Gallagher Bassett Hires Trevor Govender as General Manager – Claims Excellence and Insights

Trevor Govender has joined Gallagher Bassett (GB) as General Manager – Claims Excellence and Insights for Australia. In this new role based in Brisbane, Trevor is responsible for driving business insights and the improvement and implementation of existing and new business processes.

“We’re excited for Trevor to join Gallagher Bassett. Trevor brings a wealth of experience spanning across claims management, service delivery performance and business intelligence. These skills will assist us to deliver improved quality outcomes for our customers,” says Brad Smith, Chief Operating Officer.

ProRisk hires General Counsel

Professional Risk Underwriting Pty Ltd (ProRisk) have hired Jaydon Burke-Douglas in the role of General Counsel – National Product and Technical Manager from April 1, 2019 and will be based out of Sydney.

Burke-Douglas will be tasked with leading the underwriter forward and setting benchmarks for excellence across product development and innovation. He will also have an active role across digital product delivery, compliance and regulatory matters.

ProRisk Director Hamish McDonald Nye comments, “I am extremely pleased to welcome Jaydon to the Prorisk team where he will be instrumental in our future development and business initiatives. Jaydon is a highly respected insurance professional with proven capability in product development, compliance and regulation, underwriting and claims management.”