Tony Philpott

Senior Commercial Underwriter & Northern Region Team Leader

Tony joined us in April 2021 as a Senior Commercial Underwriter. In August 2021 Tony also took on the role of Team Leader of our Northern Region underwriting team providing service to Brokers in the Auckland and Northland regions.

His wide commercial underwriting experience, technical expertise and broker relationships make Tony ideally suited to support our northern region business development managers while maintaining underwriting excellence.

Tony’s insurance career spans more than 40 years. He has worked in senior management roles at QBE, Zurich and Lumley, and has been a member of the Insurance Council’s Commercial Property Committee as well as working in the insurance broking sector of the industry.

Tony has three adult children, is an avid gardener, art collector, and reader. Early mornings and evenings see him up and out walking Orewa beach with his dog.