Andrew West

Head of Underwriting

Andrew West was appointed the newly created role of Head of Underwriting for Rosser in June 2020. He  is tasked with driving the company’s product development and leading our underwriting team to deliver prompt and efficient service while maintaining underwriting excellence.

Andrew  joined us in June 2017 as our Broker Relationship Manager for the Auckland & Northland region.

His insurance career began at AMP Fire & General in Hamilton, followed by a period at AIG where he worked as a specialist property underwriter.  Andrew has also held property underwriting manager roles at IAG and ACE (now Chubb) where he worked both here in NZ and Australia for several years.

Andrew was qualified ANZIIF Senior Associate in 1998 and was on the ICNZ Commercial Property Committee from 2009 to 2016 including serving as chairman from 2013 to 2015.

Andrew is married with 5 children and enjoys an active life including playing cricket in the summer, going to the gym and gardening.