Les has over 30 years experience as an entrepreneur in the life and general insurance sector in Australia. Les brings hands on experience in the creation of new insurance businesses, raising capital for insurance companies and developing strategic financial partnerships in the financial services sector.
Les has more than 30 years in the life and general insurance arena having built and sold his own underwriting businesses. He is also a founder of Australia’s newest life insurance company, Integrity life where he was head of group insurance until returning to Brisbane. Les has held senior management positions in life and general insurance sector for companies that include Suncorp, Integrity Life, Beazley Plc and PrefSure Life. Les has successfully undertaken capital raising in the life insurance sector as well as mergers and acquisitions of Lloyd’s Underwriting agencies.
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Qualifications and professional affiliations
- Affiliate of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance