Partners & Memberships
MIDLAND INSURANCE BROKERS
Since 1986, Midland Insurance Brokers has quietly and consistently been achieving excellence in customer service, the 95% client retention rate they hold being clear evidence of this. Midland’s word-of-mouth reputation for maintaining strong business ethics, and distinctive, personal approach has caused 80% of business to come by recommendation from Midland’s existing, very satisfied clients.
Midland’s fully qualified staff are proud of their ability to consistently find the best value and most comprehensive insurance for Midland’s large client base.
We are members of the Insurance Broker Network Australia (IBNA).
IBNA is Australia’s largest network of independently owned Insurance Brokers that aims to provide clients with the benefits of big business buying power while delivering professional and personalised service.
Having begun with humble state-based beginnings, IBNA became a national association in 1994 and has since grown into an unlisted public company that is governed by its Board of Directors.
IBNA Brokers placed in excess of $1.3 Billion in gross written premiums across all classes of general insurance business - enabling a greater buying power to negotiate products and services with insurance and premium funding companies.
Price Forbes and Partners
Price Forbes & Partners is an independent, specialist Lloyd’s broker based in the heart of London’s insurance sector, trading with all of the major international insurance and reinsurance markets in London, Bermuda and Europe. Price Forbes & Partners employs over 250 employees working in all aspects of broking, technical, claims and support.
The business strives to find simplicity and service excellence in complex situations. In servicing a diversified portfolio of business types, Price Forbes & Partners has brought together the talent and resources that are necessary to fully analyse and address each business sector in which it operates.
The team is a well-established group of talented (re)insurance professionals that has the confidence of clients and markets. Price Forbes & Partners’ reputation derives from its ability to apply an innovative approach and vision to provide bespoke insurance solutions to clients.
Price Forbes & Partners’ skill sets are defined by the best industry standards and it is its entrepreneurial capabilities that deliver exceptional solutions for clients: from the definition of clients’ business objectives right through to execution. The aim is to support clients throughout the lifecycle of a policy, offering informed opinion on all relevant business issues. Where appropriate, such opinion will be supported by an in-depth analysis of specific data and/or more general industry trends.
Hawcroft Consulting International
Hawcroft apply a systematic and objective approach to the identification of significant risks within mining and mine construction industries to ensure that appropriate controls are in place.
Insurance Risk Surveys systematically define and evaluate critical risks within mining and mine construction industries to ensure appropriate controls are in place to manage these risks, leading to significant reductions in insurance claims and costs throughout the industry. The Hawcroft Consulting International Insurance Risk Survey report is recognised as an insurance industry standard.
We are members of the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA).
NIBA is the peak body of the insurance broking profession in Australia and represents around 360 member firms and more than 2000 individual Qualified Practising Insurance Brokers (QPIBs) throughout Australia. In total NIBA represents an estimated 90% of all insurance brokers in Australia.
Since 1982 NIBA has been a driving force for change in the Australian insurance broking industry. It has supported financial services reforms, encouraged higher educational standards for insurance brokers through NIBA College and other education providers, and introduced a strong, independently administered and monitored Insurance Brokers Code of Practice for members.
The member firms all hold an Australian financial services (AFS) licence, issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) under the Corporations Act, which enables them to deal in or advise on Risk Insurance products.
The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance
The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance is the leading membership, education, training and professional development organisation for the insurance and finance industry in the Asia-Pacific region.
The Institute partners with companies, government and non-profit organisations to provide a range of services that support professional excellence to enhance the standards, reputation and success of the industry and improve community understanding of insurance and finance.
Established in 1884, the Institute works with members in 50 countries and has headquarters in Australia, New Zealand and China.
The Australia-Africa Minerals & Energy Group (AAMEG)
We are a member and insurance industry partner of the Australia-Africa Minerals & Energy Group (AAMEG) the peak body representing Australian companies engaged in the development of Africa’s resource industry. We support members operating in Africa and facilitate collaboration between industry, governments and other stakeholders to ensure that resource development produces sustainable outcomes in Africa.
Africa is Australia’s most important resources investment destination with 190 ASX-listed companies active on 590 projects in 38 countries across the continent. Today AAMEG represents a range of members including explorers, mineral and energy companies, and suppliers of goods and services.
AAMEG and its members support the African Union’s Africa Mining Vision (2009), a collaborative effort by African leaders to ensure transparent and equitable exploitation of mineral resources to underpin broad-based sustainable growth and socio-economic development. We do so in the strong belief that responsible practice creates a competitive advantage.