Roll back six years and I remember David Williams, on taking a new role as director of underwriting at Axa, calling for parity in remuneration between claims professionals and others.
Patrick Snowball is set to relinquish his role as CEO of Suncorp in October with Michael Cameron, CEO of property group GPT, replacing him.
Australian financial services group Suncorp has said Cyclone Marcia will cost its insurance arm at least A$120m (£61m).
Patrick Snowball is ready for a new challenge after he leaves Suncorp later this year.
Industry giant Patrick Snowball is set to leave Australian financial services group Suncorp where he is group CEO.
Australian insurance and banking group Suncorp has written down A$500m (£270m) after deteriorating conditions in its life book.
Former RBS boss will not be afraid of ‘difficult decisions’
Suncorp has reported a significant year-on-year growth in net profit after tax of $724m (£478.7m)for the year to 30 June 2012 compared to $453m in 2011.
Suncorp Group has reported net profit after tax of Au$389m (£263m) for the half year to 31 December 2011, up from Au$223m in the prior corresponding period.
Suncorp Group has reported net profit after tax of Au$389m (£263m)for the half year to 31 December 2011, up from Au$223m in the prior corresponding period.
It is that time of the year when the Post team give their desks a sort out and tidy.
Suncorp CEO Patrick Snowball recently outlined his thoughts on the challenging global insurance market at the British Insurance Summit.
Insurers and reinsurers could stop providing earthquake cover in New Zealand altogether, forcing its government to handle claims.
Stronger engagement with national governments is essential to overcome the current insufficient focus on natural disaster mitigation and to push through long-term reforms that will help reduce total event cost.
Faced with unsettled stakeholders and challenging operating environments, Patrick Snowball argues insurers must still prove they can lead reform from the front.
Suncorp Group Limited today announced chief executive Patrick Snowball would move from a fixed term employment contract to a rolling contract.
With the shock news that Mark Hodges is to join Towergate, Daniel Dunkley reports on the market's reaction and what this means for Aviva and the consolidator.
Suncorp CEO Patrick Snowball speaks to Jonathan Swift about his recent experiences dealing with the large volumes on claims in Australia and New Zealand, and how the business managed.
Australian firm Suncorp, one of the most prominent insurers in New Zealand, has claimed it is “well protected” against losses arising from the Christchurch earthquake.
Former Aviva board director Patrick Snowball has revealed his firm intention to return to the UK insurance market when his contract with Australian financial services firm Suncorp finishes in 2013.
When Patrick Snowball headed to Brisbane to take the reins at Suncorp, many in the UK industry were surprised. Jonathan Swift finds out why he took this particular job offer and his plans for his tenure.
Suncorp group chief executive Patrick Snowball, the man who previously ran Aviva’s UK operation, has warned life insurers they could die out unless they innovate and change.
Australian financial services group Suncorp has recorded a net profit after tax of A$780m for the full year to 30 June 2010, (2009: A$348m).
Suncorp has outlined plans for a 3% improvement in its underlying general insurance margin over the next two years.