With members from every corner of the world, our team has a diverse range of backgrounds, skills and experience. We’re united by our dedication to supporting New Zealand businesses – and seeing them flourish.

200+
Team members

Thanks to our competitive recruitment programme, we’re able to select the best of the best for our team. Our people are highly qualified and certified advisors, with extensive experience in commercial and industrial risk assessment and insurance.

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Countries

Our people come from all over the world. Why is that important? Because the diversity of expertise and objective thinking brings local solutions informed by global perspectives – that’s what you get when you work with our diverse team of advisors and brokers. With team members from all over the world, we offer a unique set of skills, experiences and expertise.

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Focus

Despite our global backgrounds, we’re deeply committed to the country we call home. Our singular focus is fostering success for New Zealand businesses, not only locally but globally as well.

ICIB Brokerweb Auckland

Grant Milne

Grant Milne

ANZIIF (Snr Assc.) FIBANZ MInstD Dip. Fin. Ser (Gen. Ins.)

Chief Executive Officer

Grant started his insurance career as an underwriter in his home town of Hawkes Bay, before switching over to broking. Later, he moved to Auckland and spent 16 years in management at a large global insurance firm. When he joined ICIB in 2016, he brought a wealth of leadership experience and knowledge built up over 30+ years in the industry.

Grant is a shareholder and director of ICIB.

Warren Paterson

Warren Paterson

Chief Financial Officer

FCCA, BMS

Warren joined ICIB as Chief Financial Officer in April 2021. 

Warren has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry, primarily in Auckland and London. Prior to joining ICIB, Warren was Financial Controller for a large NZ insurance business where he gained financial leadership, operational and strategic experience within the insurance industry. 

Warren is a Chartered Accountant (FCCA) and has a Bachelor of Management Studies (Accounting and Marketing).

Richard Shehean

Richard Shehean

Director of Broking

ACII

Richard began his career as a broker in the London insurance market. Following 10 years in Asia where he held a number of senior leadership roles in both Indonesia and Hong Kong, he arrived in New Zealand in 2008. Richard joined ICIB in 2021 bringing with him his extensive experience in developing client management and insurance programme development and placement.

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Simon Rutten

Simon Rutten

Executive Broker

IBANZ (Assoc) QIB

Simon has over 30 years’ experience in the insurance business, including 25 as a broker. He has worked in New Zealand and the UK, is a qualified Lloyds Broker and an Associate of the Insurance Brokers Association of New Zealand. He brings those qualifications and extensive experience to his role as Executive Broker at ICIB.

Simon is a director and shareholder of ICIB

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Tracey Facer

Tracey Facer

Finance & Administration Manager

BCOM (Acc)

Originally from Zimbabwe, Tracey has been ICIB’s Accountant and Office Manager since she moved to New Zealand in 2007. Before then, she worked as an accountant in a range of industries in Perth and Adelaide. Tracey is a qualified accountant and multi-talented office manager.

Tracey is a shareholder of ICIB

Daniel Szegota

Daniel Szegota

Executive Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP dipCII

Daniel started working in insurance while studying Business Management at Leeds University. After 6 years as a broker, he took a role managing insurers and Lloyds’ syndicates for the UK’s largest broking network. In 2010, Daniel moved to New Zealand and joined ICIB. Now, he manages a portfolio of clients and leads the ICIB Gold Medal Vintage winery scheme.

Dan is a shareholder of ICIB

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Brindley Wood

Brindley Wood

Executive Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) BBS CIP QIB

Brindley started out in the insurance industry in 1999, spending five years in the insurance company market before becoming a broker. Since then, he has developed a particular interest in engineering and construction risks, contract works and liability insurance – making him an ideal member of ICIB’s specialist risk management team.

Brindley is director & shareholder of ICIB

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David Chow

David Chow

Executive Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP AIBANZ

David started his career in Kuala Lumpur, working in a Loss Adjustment firm before emigrating to New Zealand in 1989. He joined ICIB as a broker in 1993, eventually becoming a shareholder and senior associate. David’s in-depth experience and knowledge make him an invaluable member of the team.

David is a shareholder of ICIB

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Phil Barclay

Phil Barclay

Operations Manager

ANZIIF (Fellow)

During his 35-year insurance career, Phil gained extensive experience in a variety of leadership, sales and claims roles. That experience, combined with his Business Studies and Finance Qualifications, makes him an effective and knowledgeable Operations Manager for the ICIB team.

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Denise Jackson

Denise Jackson

Head of Liability

ACII CIB NZCFSL5

Denise joined ICIB in November 2022 after returning to New Zealand with her family. Denise has worked in Singapore and London in both insurance and reinsurance across several classes of business, with a particular focus on financial lines. She brings with her a varied and extensive knowledge of liability insurances, client management, insurance programme design and placement, along with a wide network of the international insurance market.

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Laura McNeil

Laura McNeil

Senior Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP QIB NZCFSL5

Laura has worked in the insurance industry since 2002, with roles in underwriting, claims and broking in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Australia. Now based at ICIB’s West Auckland branch, Laura is an ANZIIF Senior Associate, a Certified Insurance Professional and a Registered Financial Advisor.

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Tony Yang 杨喻森

Tony Yang 杨喻森

Senior Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP QIB

Tony started his career in 2011, and worked in a variety of claims, recovery and fraud investigation roles. He qualified as a broker in 2014, working in domestic and commercial insurance. He uses all those skills in his role as Account Manager at ICIB. Tony is also bilingual – fluent in English and Mandarin.

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Michael Kirkus

Michael Kirkus

Account Manager

NZCFSL5 PIB

After almost a decade in the insurance industry, Michael joined the ICIB team in December 2018. He has experience in both domestic and commercial insurance, having worked in various underwriting and sales roles before training as a broker in 2016.

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Tracy Michelle

Tracy Michelle

Broker

ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP PIB Broker

Tracy has worked in the insurance industry since 1991, gaining experience in domestic and commercial insurance, and spending a decade as a Life Insurance Consultant in South Africa. She joined the ICIB team in 2009 and now manages a domestic portfolio and select commercial scheme portfolios.

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Anne Russell

Anne Russell

Broker – Personal Lines

ANZIIF (Assoc)

Anne has over 30 years’ experience in both domestic and commercial insurance. She began her career in the 1980s and joined the ICIB team in 2018. Anne has a strong customer service focus, and she enjoys the challenge of finding the perfect policy for her domestic clients.  

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Cat Fluerty-Griffin

Cat Fluerty-Griffin

Broker - Personal Lines

NZCFSL5

Cat has worked in the insurance industry since 2019 and has experience in commercial support and personal lines broking, specialising in pleasurecraft and private prestige motor. Cat joined the ICIB team following a recent move from Blenheim to Auckland. Her detailed approach is reflected in her strong client servicing standards. Cat has completed Level 5 Certification in Financial Services.

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Will Callaghan

Will Callaghan

Broker - Personal Lines

BCom (Econ, Finance, Tourism)

Will graduated from University of Otago in 2021 having successfully completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics, Finance & Tourism). He joined ICIB after moving to Auckland in 2022 from Hawkes Bay. Although new to the insurance industry Will is enjoying the challenges required for his role.

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Lisa Jooste

Lisa Jooste

Internal Broker

Lisa has recently joined ICIB having spent much of her insurance career as a Commercial Underwriter.

Robin McNaughton

Robin McNaughton

Internal Broker

ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP

Robin started in the insurance industry in 2002. She has worked in New Zealand and Australia in broking roles across various industries including aviation, wine production/export and clothing manufacturing, from small business to global. Robin has Tier 1 & 2 insurance broking qualification gained in Australia.

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Danny Knox

Danny Knox

Internal Broker

Danny joined ICIB in 2021 to provide advice and support the needs of our personal lines customers. He has worked in the insurance industry since 2012 in various domestic and commercial underwriting, claims and credit control roles.  He started broking in 2018 where he has honed his customer care skills. Danny is currently working towards completing his ANZIIF qualifications.

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Steve Cheung​

Steve Cheung​

Internal Broker

Steve started his insurance career in Vancouver, Canada, before moving to New Zealand in 2009. He has worked in domestic and commercial underwriting and claims, developing in-depth knowledge of the industry. Steve joined the ICIB team as an internal broker in 2020.

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Gurpreet Kang

Gurpreet Kang

Internal Broker

Gurpreet joined ICIB in 2022. She has 4 years experience in commercial insurance including customer service underwriting and business operations.

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Vinod Soma

Vinod Soma

Senior Broker

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP QIB

Vinod has over 35 years Insurance Industry experience, with claims, underwriting, and sales roles in NZ and London. Since 1992, he has worked as a qualified broker in a range of companies, establishing his own company in 2002 to manage his portfolio of business clients. Vinod joined ICIB in 2018 as a contract broker in our new West Auckland office.

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Richard Walker

Richard Walker

Senior Broker

FIBANZ QIB

Richard has over 38 years' experience in insurance, giving him a wide range of industry knowledge and customer service experience.  He has worked for a number of insurers and brokers in New Zealand and England.  He joined ICIB in 2018 when the West Auckland office was established.

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Oliver Christiansen

Oliver Christiansen

Business Development Manager

Vihara Rajapakse

Vihara Rajapakse

Assistant Accountant

ACMA, CGMA, CIMA UK, CPA

Vihara joined the finance team in 2023 on a part time basis, whilst studying for her MBA in Supply Chain and Logistics. Vihara has held a number of executive accounting roles in Sri Lanka and is looking forward to gaining NZ based experience whilst continuing her studies.

Jamie Reader

Jamie Reader

Internal Broker

ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP

Jamie has worked in the insurance industry since 2016, specialising in motor claims for both domestic and commercial lines. Now, he uses that knowledge in his role as an internal broker at ICIB. Having recently completed his Level 5 Certificate, he is currently working towards further ANZIIF studies.

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ICIB Brokerweb Life

Zac Emery

Zac Emery

Director/Financial Adviser - Life & Health

BCom NZCFSL5

Zac manages ICIB’s in-house life & health advisory that was established in 2013 to manage the people-based risks for business owners and their families.  He has also developed a boutique employee benefits service that caters to a range of ICIB clients from small offices through to multi-national corporate clients. 

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Kathy Pascoe

Kathy Pascoe

Head of Life and Health Southern

Kathy joined ICIB Brokerweb in 2013 to establish the Life & Health business in Canterbury, after working in insurance broking and underwriting roles for 10 years. She is a specialist in implementing and managing employee benefit insurance work schemes. Kathy has worked alongside many Canterbury businesses to provide peace of mind if the unforeseen was to occur and is rated as one of the top brokers with leading NZ insurers.

Kathy is a shareholder of ICIB Brokerweb.

Paul Callaghan

Paul Callaghan

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

NZCFSL5

Paul has been in the industry since 1998 and has a wealth of knowledge and experience. Paul’s passion in the business is spending time getting to know his clients, understanding their personal and business needs to ensure they are adequately covered for the present and the future.

Paul was born and raised in Hawkes Bay and currently lives in Havelock North with his wife Caroline. They have two adult children and are also grandparents. Their son William works for ICIB in Auckland. As an active and sociable individual Paul enjoys staying fit & going to the gym, DIY activities around his house and garden, paddleboarding and spending time socialising with family & friends. In the ‘Footy Season’ you will find him supporting his local football club “The Wanderers”.

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Angela Richardson

Angela Richardson

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

Angela joined ICIB in August 2022 and brings with her 14 years of experience in the life, disability and health benefits industry. Her knowledge helps her offer expert guidance to clients. Angela began her insurance career in a contact center, moving to key account management with one of the largest life insurance companies in New Zealand. She transferred to broking in 2017 and managed a large group portfolio for life, disability and health covers, for both local and global clients.

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Renee Strong​

Renee Strong​

Executive Assistant – Life & Health

Working in life and health insurance since 2012, Renee has developed a keen knowledge of the claims and administration side of the industry.  She joined the ICIB team in 2017 and works as Executive Assistant to Life Adviser Zac Emery, assisting with claims, communicating with clients and making sure ICIB Life runs smoothly.

Tracey Wolfe

Tracey Wolfe

Compliance & Administration

Tracey joined Village Insurance in 2022. Her professional background includes compliance, paraplanning and client support roles. She has worked in NZ, Australia and the UK. Tracey has experience in dealing with investments, risk insurance, superannuation, mortgages and retirement planning and has qualifications in business and financial services.

Gemma Willis

Gemma Willis

Life & Health Broker Support

Gemma joined Village Insurance in 2023. Her professional background includes key client management, business development and retail management, working with both small/medium and corporate clients. Gemma has qualifications in business and is looking forward to expanding her knowledge within the insurance industry.

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Ange Buick

Ange Buick

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

NZCFL5

Ange is our Waikato based Life & Health Adviser. She has a wealth of experience across the 'people risk' within businesses, including the rural & agricultural sector and private life & health based insurances. Ange prides herself on delivering high quality customer service by accurately assessing client needs and recommending the most suitable policies and products. Away from work, Ange enjoys spending time with her family, coaching basketball and cheering on the Chiefs!

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Kim Morley

Kim Morley

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

NZCFSL5

Kim joined ICIB Life (Hawkes Bay) Limited in October 2023, bringing 15 years of experience in the insurance and financial advice industry. She is passionate about family risk protection and is looking forward to using her expertise to develop exclusive insurance solutions for her clients. A proud Havelock North local, Kim goes above and beyond to help and support clients with their unique insurance needs and works with them to develop a personalised solution.

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Nigel Hickey

Nigel Hickey

Paraplanner / Life & Health Adviser

NZCFS L5, B.A, B.com

Nigel joined ICIB Brokerweb in 2023 bringing with him an extensive amount of knowledge and expertise with a career that began in the industry in 2005.  Nigel enjoys working closely with his clients and has a passion for helping people protect what is most important to them, through the implementation of great risk management plans. He has a degree in economics and management and enjoys spending his spare time with his family.

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Aimee Whall

Aimee Whall

Servicing Broker

Aimee joined ICIB Brokerweb in September 2023 bringing with her many years of experience and knowledge in the insurance industry. Aimee is passionate about supporting her clients and understands how important having the right risk solutions in place can really benefit them at claim time. She looks forward to using her expertise to develop quality insurance solutions for her clients.

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ICIB Brokerweb Claims

Jerry Wong

Jerry Wong

Broker Manager – Claims

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc), Dip Bus (Loss Adj), ACLA Chartered Loss Adjuster

Jerry started his loss adjustment career in 1979, working in Malaysia, Taiwan, and Brunei, and moving up to senior management positions before migrating to New Zealand in 2002. In Auckland, he worked for an international loss adjusting firm before joining EQC, then managed complex earthquake and commercial claims for a large insurer.  Jerry joined ICIB in 2016 as our Claims Manager, bringing with him vast knowledge in loss adjusting, insurance and management.

Jeremy Song

Jeremy Song

Senior Broker - Claims

BCom (NZ), ACII (UK), AMII, ANZIIF (Snr Assoc), CIP, FCLA, FIFAA

Jeremy has over 20 year loss adjusting experience, commencing as a trainee with an international firm in Malaysia, and rising to the ranks of senior management. He has dealt with a multitude of general claims in Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore and has a penchant for Business Interruption Claims. In 2020 he joined the Forensic Advisory Services division in Auckland. In 2022 Jeremy joined ICIB as a Senior Claims broker. His focus is clear communication and successful resolution of claims by adopting a commercially sensible and pragmatic approach.

Ben Davies

Ben Davies

Broker - Claims

ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP

Ben has worked in the insurance industry since 2013 and has experience in both domestic and commercial insurance, having worked in various claims handling roles. He now uses his considerable acquired knowledge in his role as claims broker at ICIB.

ICIB Brokerweb Waikato

Rick Cartmill

Rick Cartmill

Waikato Branch Manager

Certified Insurance Professional and a Registered Financial Advisor with Level 5 Certification in Financial Services

Rick has over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He has held branch management roles as an insurance underwriter and broker. Prior to this, Rick was the Commercial Motor Underwriting manager for a specialist underwriting agency. Rick spent a large part of his life working in Auckland before returning to his home roots in Hamilton where he is now the Waikato branch manager of ICIB Brokerweb. Rick is a Certified Insurance Professional and a Registered Financial Advisor with Level 5 certification in Financial Services.

Rick is a shareholder of ICIB Brokerweb

ICIB Financial Independence Bay of Plenty

Ben Ruthe

Ben Ruthe

Director / Insurance Broker

Registered Financial Advisor

With previous experience working in a leading liability and property insurer and a corporate brokerage, Ben started his own business, Financial Independence, in 2009.

His success is such that Financial Independence won the Insurance Advisernet New Zealand Insurance Broker of the Year award in 2014 and again in 2017.

In 2023, Financial Independence merged with ICIB Brokerweb in Tauranga, so Ben now brings his extensive experience to leading the wider Financial Independence and ICIB Brokerweb teams in the Bay of Plenty.

ICIB Brokerweb Napier

Phil Thompson

Phil Thompson

Napier Branch Manager

Registered Financial Advisor

Phil has over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry. Having worked in a number of locations around New Zealand, Phil has amassed experience across a wide range of local, regional and national occupations, risks, exposures and risk management solutions.

Phil now leads the Napier team and enjoys building strong relationships through service and advocacy.

ICIB Brokerweb Hastings / Havelock North

William Horvath

William Horvath

Branch Manager - Hawkes Bay

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc)

William joined the insurance industry in 2000 as a commercial underwriter with NZ based insurers before moving into broking in 2013. He now specialises in brokering and risk management, with a depth of expertise in most areas of insurance. William has a focus on transport, forestry, manufacturing, engineering, food processing and expanded polystyrene risks in the Hawkes Bay and East Coast regions. He is passionate about customer service and delivering the best possible outcomes for his clients, regardless of the complexity of their business risks.

William is a Director and Shareholder of ICIB Hawkes Bay.

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Hannah Shennan

Hannah Shennan

Internal Broker

Hannah joined ICIB Brokerweb in June 2023. She previously worked in a management role within the retail sector for 13 years. She brings extensive administration and customer support knowledge and experience to her new role and is looking forward to building strong client relationships. Hannah is excited for the change in her career and welcomes the opportunity to complete her formal insurance qualifications.

Paul Callaghan

Paul Callaghan

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

NZCFSL5

Paul has been in the industry since 1998 and has a wealth of knowledge and experience. Paul’s passion in the business is spending time getting to know his clients, understanding their personal and business needs to ensure they are adequately covered for the present and the future.

Paul was born and raised in Hawkes Bay and currently lives in Havelock North with his wife Caroline. They have two adult children and are also grandparents. Their son William works for ICIB in Auckland. As an active and sociable individual Paul enjoys staying fit & going to the gym, DIY activities around his house and garden, paddleboarding and spending time socialising with family & friends. In the ‘Footy Season’ you will find him supporting his local football club “The Wanderers”.

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Gemma Willis

Gemma Willis

Life & Health Broker Support

Gemma joined Village Insurance in 2023. Her professional background includes key client management, business development and retail management, working with both small/medium and corporate clients. Gemma has qualifications in business and is looking forward to expanding her knowledge within the insurance industry.

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Tracey Wolfe

Tracey Wolfe

Compliance & Administration

Tracey joined Village Insurance in 2022. Her professional background includes compliance, paraplanning and client support roles. She has worked in NZ, Australia and the UK. Tracey has experience in dealing with investments, risk insurance, superannuation, mortgages and retirement planning and has qualifications in business and financial services.

Kim Morley

Kim Morley

Financial Adviser - Life & Health

NZCFSL5

Kim joined ICIB Life (Hawkes Bay) Limited in October 2023, bringing 15 years of experience in the insurance and financial advice industry. She is passionate about family risk protection and is looking forward to using her expertise to develop exclusive insurance solutions for her clients. A proud Havelock North local, Kim goes above and beyond to help and support clients with their unique insurance needs and works with them to develop a personalised solution.

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Rachel Lyall

Rachel Lyall

Broker Support

Dani Mackie

Dani Mackie

Internal Broker

Dani joined ICIB Hawkes Bay in 2022. Her professional background includes 10 years executive administration experience in a corporate environment.

She has qualifications in business and is currently working towards Level 5 certification in fire and general insurance.

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ICIB Brokerweb Manawatu

Bevan Ellison

Bevan Ellison

Manawatu Branch Manager

ICIB Brokerweb Wellington / Wairarapa

Sheryl Rooderkirk

Sheryl Rooderkirk

Broker Manager Wellington/Wairarapa

NZCFS(Level 5), ANZIIF (Assoc), CIP IBANZ QIB

Sheryl has over 20 year's experience in the insurance industry, including two years in commercial underwriting. Sheryl is born and bred in the Wairarapa and has extensive knowledge of both the area and rural & agri insurance. Living locally and with her strong involvement in the community, she has built solid customer relationships. With a school-aged old daughter, Sheryl coaches the year 7&8 netball team for Martinborough School. She is passionate about cooking and all things outdoors. Outside of work she teaches cooking and often goes camping, fishing and hunting.

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Jude Powell​​​​

Jude Powell​​​​

Insurance Broker

NZCFS (Level 5), ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP, IBANZ QIB

Jude joins ICIB Brokerweb with 30+ years’ worth of experience in the insurance industry, thus bringing with her an extensive knowledge and skill base that is all things insurance. Having specialised in broking for the last 20 years, Jude can assist you with anything from your domestic needs to your business or farm, from basic covers to your specialised requirements. Due to spending her life growing up in Wellington, and bringing up her daughter in the Wairarapa, she is as familiar in the country and she is in the city. Outside of work you're likely to find her supporting local sports from the side line, scouring the local garden centre for unusual plants, enjoying a beverage with friends in the sun, or, if she’s lucky, at her happy place which is the family bach at the beach.

ICIB Brokerweb Blenheim

Wayne Wiffen

Wayne Wiffen

Broker Manager – South Island

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) FIBANZ CIP NZCFSL5

An experienced practitioner and leader, Wayne has over 25 years’ Insurance Broking & Risk Management expertise in industrial & commercial account management.

Operating out of Marlborough, he also has extensive technical insurance expertise in general insurance and commercial across a variety of industries, wineries to marine to Hull and Machinery.

Wayne is a director and shareholder of ICIB

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ICIB Brokerweb Nelson

Natalie Lawrence

Natalie Lawrence

Branch Manager - Nelson

ANZIIF (ASSOC) NZCFSL5

Following a move from Auckland in 2021, Natalie brings several decades of broking and risk management expertise to the Tasman region. She is focused on 'raising the bar' for local businesses both in terms of servicing levels and broking capability. Whether you’re a small startup or a large corporation, Natalie can tailor comprehensive insurance solutions to fit your needs. With her transparent and ethical approach to business, you can count on her experience, reliability, and dedication to safeguard your business.

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Rosalie Conneely

Rosalie Conneely

Account Manager

ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) CIP

Rosalie started in the Insurance industry when she left school, spent mainly in the Wellington region. She has worked for insurance firms and brokers, building up a trove of industry knowledge and experience. After moving to Nelson in 2012, Rosalie joined ICIB’s South Island team as an account manager. She enjoys what the Nelson region has to offer with many walking and cycle tracks, beautiful beaches, wineries, cafes and of course a great climate.

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Jacob Cadigan

Jacob Cadigan

Broker

NZCFSL5

Jacob joined ICIB Brokerweb in July 2023. His professional background includes several years as a commercial insurance broker, working in New Zealand, Australia and the UK. Born and raised in Nelson, Jacob now lives there with his fiancé Sarah. Jacob is an active and social individual and enjoys going to the gym or for a run, watching sport - basketball and rugby league in particular - and spending time with family and friends. Jacob is passionate about building great relationships with his clients, understanding their business operations and providing tailored insurance options to meet individual requirements. Jacob holds a Bachelor of Commerce and ANZIIF Certificate in Financial Services (Level 5).

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Bridget Kendrick

Bridget Kendrick

Broker Support

Bridget joined the ICIB Brokerweb Nelson team in January 2024. Having ventured into the insurance world in 1992, Bridget has over 30 years experience in customer service and other business operation support roles. Originally from Blenheim, Bridget returned from an extended 5 year overseas trip working in London and Europe, settling back in New Zealand. Nelson has been home for many years, where she enjoys the outdoors with family and friends at the beach, walking tracks, cafes, arts culture and the amazing sunshine that the 'top of the south' has to offer.

ICIB Brokerweb Christchurch

Catherine Tait

Catherine Tait

Christchurch Branch Manager

Registered Financial Advisor

Catherine started her insurance career over 30 years ago in Wellington, holding a variety of senior broking and leadership roles. 

In 2016 Catherine moved to Christchurch to take up a regional leadership role and subsequently joined ICIB Brokerweb Risk Services (BWRS) in 2022 as the Branch Manager. Now part of the ICIB BrokerWeb team, Catherine continues to lead the Christchurch team.