New specialist insurer cyber appointment

Emergence Insurance, a specialist provider of cyber insurance products and related services, has announced the appointment of Gerry Power as National Head of Sales.

Gerry Power

Formed in 2015, Emergence is focused on finding solutions for new and emerging cyber risks and working together with brokers, customers, subject-matter experts and reinsurers to create tailored products for small to medium businesses.

Gerry will take on the new role and be responsible for sales of cyber event protection across Australia and helping brokers understand the developing area of cyber risk.

Power has over 20 years’ professional risks experience in Europe and Australia. Most recently, he was part of the CGU professional risks team, assisting in the development and rollout of their cyber offering.

Troy Filipcevic, Emergence’s Managing Director has welcomed Power to the business, “Gerry’s experience and reputation in the market makes this an exciting appointment for Emergence. We are a standalone cyber underwriting agency and Gerry is well quipped to assist the company grow its presence in the cyber market.”