Client awards finalists revealed

The insurance industry’s esteemed client awards have reached their 10th anniversary, with this year’s list of finalists reaching a 13-company record.

Vero will be hosting the RM Advancer Awards gala dinner at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney, an evening set to celebrate client excellence in risk management.

Categories and finalists are:




Murray Goulburn

AKD Softwoods

Adelaide Brighton






Scouts Australia NSW (Jamboree 2016)

Stadiums Queensland

Amalgamated Holdings Limited


Motor Vehicle


Sunshine Coast Councils

O’Brien Glass


Winners will be decided by a panel of distinguished judges: Nina Abbey (Elders), Stacey Conlin (Australian Red Cross), David Howard (Buller Ski Lifts), Louise Longley (NAB), and Dr Sharon Newman (Monash University).

“These finalists have all demonstrated outstanding ingenuity and resourcefulness to implement leading-edge risk management programs,” says Suncorp Commercial Insurance Executive General Manager Commercial Darren O’Connell.

“There’s no better time than the 10th-anniversary celebrations to reiterate the importance and value of risk management, and that it requires effective collaboration between brokers, customers and insurers.

“These high-quality finalists are the perfect embodiment of this mantra, so it’s very appropriate that they share their experiences on this milestone occasion.”

The winners will receive a choice of 200,000 Qantas points or risk management consulting hours from Vero’s team of risk engineering professionals.