Graeme has over 30 years experience in general insurance. He has extensive experience in both short tail and long tail insurance, including portfolio management and claims management.

Graeme Adams

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Areas of Expertise

  • CTP
  • Personal lines portfolio management and claims management
  • Strategy development and implementation
  • Operational management

Qualifications

  • Master of Business Administration, Macquarie University, 1983
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Sydney University, 1976
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors

Work History

  • 2011 to present: Finity Consulting - Principal
  • 1983-2010 NRMA Insurance/IAG where he held a number of senior positions, most recently including State Manager, General Manager Home, Head of Product and Underwriting and Head of CTP
  • Chair of Hospitality Employers Mutual

Description of Relevant Experience

Graeme has over 30 years experience in general insurance.  He started his career at NRMA Insurance (IAG) where he held many roles including State Manager, General Manager Home, Head of Product and Underwriting and Head of CTP.  He has extensive experience in both short tail and long tail insurance, including portfolio management and claims management.  His career highlights include leading NRMA’s entry into Victoria, leading IAG into Asia with the purchase of companies in Thailand and China, and taking a frontline role with the insurance industry’s response to cover flood. Graeme now consults to industry leaders.  He is an engineer by training and has an MBA.

Graeme’s key assignments/achievements:

  • Played a role in the NSW Green Slip Reform in 2013
  • Participated in the 2011 National Disaster Insurance Review of appropriate industry, community and government responses to natural disasters, particularly flood
  • Facilitated numerous strategy workshops for Australia’s leading insurance companies
  • Conducted numerous assignments to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of claims operations throughout Australia and New Zealand.