NIBA welcomes Gallagher representative to board

NIBA has appointed Vivienne Toll as a Director of the Association, representing the insurance broking firm Gallagher.

Toll is the Head of Workplace Risk at Gallagher, is a member of the Gallagher Broking Executive Team, and has extensive experience in insurance broking within the firm. She has a strong background in workers compensation and workplace risk, and is the national manager for Gallagher in this area.

NIBA President, Tim Wedlock said he is delighted to welcome Toll to the NIBA national Board. “Vivienne will make a great addition to the NIBA Board, especially with her strong background in workplace risk – an area where insurance brokers are playing an increasingly important role on behalf of their clients. I am also delighted to have Gallagher directly represented on the national Board, given the important role the company now plays across the country.”

Toll commented: “I am thrilled and honoured to be the Gallagher representative on the peak body of the broking industry in Australia. I look forward to bringing a more holistic risk management focus to complement the traditional broking challenges. This will provide me with the opportunity to advocate the many issues we are facing daily in Workplace Risk.”

Toll was nominated for the NIBA role by Sarah Lyons, the Chief Executive of Gallagher in Australia.

Following Toll’s appointment, the NIBA national Board of Directors comprises:

Tim Wedlock, NIBA President, Austbrokers AEI Group
Eric Harris, NIBA Vice President, Aon
Nicholas Cook, NIBA Director, Steadfast Group
Ward Dedman, NIBA Western Australia Director, EBM Insurance Brokers
Mike Hutchinson, NIBA Director, Marsh
Marigold Magnaye, NIBA Director, Willis Towers Watson
Gary Okely, NIBA Director, Jardine Lloyd Thompson
Heather Peirano, NIBA Queensland Director, Piranha Insurance Brokers
Dianne Phelan, NIBA South Australia Director, BJS Insurance Brokers
Glenn Schultz, NIBA Director, AIMS
Graham Stevens, NIBA Victoria Director, Edgewise Insurance Brokers
Vivienne Toll, NIBA Director, Gallagher
David Wyner, NIBA Director, PSC Reliance Partners