Underwriting & Relationship Team

Our Underwriting & Relationship Team are here to help and make it easy for you to do business with QBE.

It’s our commitment to building sustainable relationships that add true value to our partners that sets us apart in the market.


Mike Carswell, General Manager, Sales and Relationships, New Zealand QBE

Michael Carswell

General Manager, Sales and Relationships, New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 980 3306
Mob: +64 299 693 843

Stefan Hansen, QBE Underwriting Relationship Manager - Aon & Willis

Stefan Hansen

Underwriting Relationship Manager - Aon, Willis & Locktons
Tel: +64 9 980 3342
Mob: +64 21 022 10613

Sam McIver, Corporate Manager, QBE

Sam McIver

Corporate Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3351
Mob: +64 21 685 698

Stacy Gould, QBE Underwriting Relationship Manager - Crombie Lockwood

Stacy Gould

Underwriting Relationship Manager - Crombie Lockwood
Tel: +64 9 308 8520
Mob: +64 21 221 7761

Darren Woolnough, Head of Digital Partnerships & Performance, QBE

Darren Woolnough

Head of Digital Partnerships & Performance
Tel: +64 9 308 8688
Mob: +64 21 923 894

Kristina Perry, QBE Underwriting Relationship Manager - Marsh

Kristina Perry

Underwriting Relationship Manager - Marsh
Tel: +64 9 980 3343
Mob: +64 21 813 914

Joanne Butler, Head of North Island Branches, QBE

Joanne Butler

Head of North Island Branches
Tel: +64 4 495 4176
Mob: +64 21 689 927

Rob McKenna, QBE Underwriting Relationship Manager - NZ Brokers

Robert McKenna

Underwriting Relationship Manager - NZ Brokers
Tel: +64 9 980 3403
Mob: +64 21 716 216

Nick Percy, Head of South Island Branches, QBE

Nick Percy

Head of South Island Branches
Tel: +64 3 353 6129
Mob: +64 21 930 639

Jim Halliday, QBE Underwriting Relationship Manager - Steadfast & Clusters

Jim Halliday

Underwriting Relationship Manager - Steadfast, Rothbury, Advisernet PIC & PSC
Tel: +64 9 308 8514
Mob: +64 21 825 994

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Simone Batty

Distribution Operations Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3444
Mob: +64 21 798 655

Aon, Willis & Locktons

Stefan Hansen

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3342
Mob: +64 21 022 10613

Keith Falconer

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8593
Mob: + 64 21 826 618

Lisa Leung

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8520
Mob: +64 21 227 9514

Ramesh Malkagiri

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3491
Mob: +64 21 228 4809

SreyHoun Gordon

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3311
Mob: +64 21 792 103

Tracey Heke

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3496
Mob: +64 21 813 675

Corporate

Sam McIver

Corporate Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3351
Mob: +64 21 685 698

Avani Vyas

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Casualty & Financial Lines
Tel: +64 9 980 3492

Alex Zhang

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Property
Tel: +64 9 308 8530
Mob: +64 21 812 045

Dave Crawford

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Property
Tel: +64 9 980 3307
Mob: +64 21 750 518

David Norman

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Property
Tel: +64 9 308 8603
Mob: +64 21 659 608

Jason Nel

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Casualty & Financial Lines
Tel: +64 3 353 6115
Mob: +64 21 680 305

Jo Drew

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Property
Tel: +64 9 980 3318
Mob: +64 21 684 295

Kelly Durrant

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Casualty & Financial Lines
Tel: +64 9 308 8544
Mob: +64 21 352 707

Neil Boyes

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Property
Tel: +64 3 353 6106
Mob: +64 21 195 8336

Shaun Hall

Senior Underwriter
Focus - Casualty & Financial Lines
Tel: +64 9 308 8554
Mob: +64 21 226 3775

Crombie Lockwood

Stacy Gould

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Tel: +64 9 308 8520
Mob: +64 21 221 7761

Archana Kammanla

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8665
Mob: +64 21 227 3501

Ben Trail

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8694
Mob: +64 21 524 136

Braiden Wright

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8689
Mob: +64 21 634 169

Brittany Mills

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3358
Mob: +64 21 315 071

Denver Alves

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8566
Mob: +64 21 311 794

Karen Edhouse

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3454
Mob: +64 21 624 010

Kelly Gibson

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8664
Mob: +64 21 728 481

Melissa Bull

Liability Underwriting Team Leader
Tel: +64 9 980 3341
Mob: +64 21 940 696

Melissa Nairn

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3338

Natalya Lawrence

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8632
Mob: +64 21 941 878

Wilson Tsang

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3431
Mob: +64 21 564 008

Digital Partnerships and Performance

Darren Woolnough

Head of Digital Partnerships & Performance
Tel: +64 9 308 8688
Mob: +64 21 923 894

Marsh

Kristina Perry

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3343
Mob: +64 21 813 914

Kurt Leopard

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3352
Mob: +64 21 386 732

Pania Hill

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3411
Mob: +64 21 819 653

Paul Martin

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8627
Mob: +64 21 781 622

Tiffany Wong

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8540
Mob: +64 21 572 934

North Island Branches

Joanne Butler

Head of North Island Branches
Location: Wellington branch
Tel: +64 4 495 4176
Mob: +64 21 689 927

Arlene Oliver

Senior Underwriter
Location: Wellington branch
Tel: +64 4 495 4172
Mob: +64 21 195 9626

Deanne Smith

Underwriter
Location: Wellington branch
Tel: +64 4 495 4183
Mob: +64 21 685 126

Jan Fisk

Senior Underwriter
Location: Wellington Branch
Tel: +64 4 495 4187
Mob: +64 29 903 4506

Gavin Weggery

Team Leader Administration
Location: Wellington branch
Tel: +64 4 495 4174
Mob: +64 21 536 330

Kate Laird

Senior Underwriter
Location: New Plymouth
Tel: +64 4 495 4171
Mob: +64 21 428 703

Garth Wilson

Regional Manager, Hawkes Bay
Location: Hawkes Bay branch
Tel: +64 6 871 5841
Mob: +64 21 504 473

Graeme Hawes

Senior Underwriter
Location: Hawkes Bay branch
Tel: +64 6 871 5848
Mob: +64 21 866 274

Robyn Mazengarb

Underwriter
Location: Hawkes Bay branch
Tel: +64 6 871 5842
Mob: +64 21 446 168

Ross Menzies

Underwriter
Location: Hawkes Bay branch
Tel: +64 6 871 5844
Mob: +64 21 507 782

Brendon Bowler

Branch Manager
Location: Hamilton branch
Tel: +64 7 834 4435
Mob: +64 21 437 700

Brent Cutler

Underwriter
Location: Hamilton branch
Tel: +64 7 834 4434
Mob: +64 21 456 658

Damon Rhind

Senior Underwriter
Location: Hamilton branch
Tel: +64 7 834 4432
Mob: +64 21 530 613

Megan Bloomfield

Team Leader Administration
Location: Hamilton branch
Tel: +64 7 834 4443
Mob: +64 27 471 5553

NZ Brokers

Robert McKenna

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Tel: +64 9 980 3403
Mob: +64 21 716 216

Annelie Crean

Senior Underwriter - Liability & Financial Lines
Tel: +64 9 803 427
Mon: +64 21 414 547

Jess Coleman

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3402
Mob: +64 21 439 831

Lisa Davis

Underwriter
Mob: +64 21 227 6710

Lorraine Ashdown

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3425
Mob: +64 21 241 4782

Mary Henchin

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8512
Mob: +64 21 132 1612

South Island Branches

Nick Percy

Head of South Island Branches
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6129
Mob: +64 21 930 639

Alana-Rose Cooper

Underwriter
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6110
Mob: +64 21 196 1376

Anita Odgers

Underwriter
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6105
Mob: +64 21 462 915

Greg Chapman

Senior Underwriter
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6120
Mob: +64 21 526 598

Pascale Sanderson

Underwriter
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6113
Mob: +64 21 531 684

Tracey Thomas

Underwriter
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6104
Mob: +64 21 226 5460

Zeta Cook

Team Leader Administration
Location: Christchurch branch
Tel: +64 3 353 6109
Mob: +64 21 129 2992

Hayden Ryder

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Location: Dunedin branch
Tel: +64 3 467 7693
Mob: +64 21 714 139

Hugh McGregor

Underwriter
Location: Dunedin branch
Tel: +64 3 467 7694
Mob: +64 21 221 4788

Mark Morgan

Senior Underwriter
Location: Dunedin branch
Tel: +64 9 980 3354
Mob: +64 21 996 153

Steadfast, Rothbury, Advisernet, PIC & PSC

Jim Halliday

Underwriting Relationship Manager
Tel: +64 9 308 8514
Mob: +64 21 825 994

Alan Keenan

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8620
Mob: +64 21 391 927

Derek Leung

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3433
Mob: +64 21 572 775

Kelly Deane

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8517
Mob: +64 21 734 587

Marianne Jordan

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 980 3334
Mob: +64 21 683 909

Mary Jeane Askin

Senior Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8567
Mob: +64 21 354 258

Tanya Scicluna

Underwriter
Tel: +64 9 308 8509
Mob: +64 21 196 3307