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Sydney

LIU Sydney is the flagship of LIU Australia and the regional headquarters of LIU Asia Pacific. As the primary focus of all underwriting, risk engineering and claims teams, as well as support staff, we’re able to offer full-service underwriting across all LIU products.

Sydney specialises in ...

Casualty
LIU Sydney offers brokers and their clients the full suite of Casualty products. If a specialist operates from another branch, we can rapidly connect you with them.

Marine
LIU Sydney is the headquarters in Australia for all our Marine underwriting – LIU’s global head of Marine insurance is based here and we offer our full range of Marine insurance products.

Crisis Management Solutions
The Asia Pacific head of Crisis Management Solutions is based in our Sydney office, along with the specialist claims team. Together, they make their experience available across the region.

Professional & Financial Risks
LIU Sydney offers the full complement of LIU’s Professional & Financial Risks products and we have LIU’s Information Technology Liability (ITL) and Cyber insurance specialist onsite.
LIU’s Online Quotation System (OQS) is managed from our Sydney office.

Energy Property Construction
LIU Sydney covers all product lines and is home to the regional head of Energy and Construction; the global head of Civil Construction; the national head of Energy Property and Construction (EPC); the Australian EPC risk engineering team; and LIU’s global Power Generation lead engineer.

Surety
LIU’s Asia Pacific head of Surety shares his experience with branches Australia wide and LIU offices across the region from his base in Sydney.

Accident & Health
LIU Australia's head of Accident & Health coordinates the LIU Accident & Health team from his base in the Sydney office. 

Claims
Sydney is regional headquarters for LIU Asia Pacific Claims, and team members have specialist experience across all product lines.

Risk Engineering
LIU Sydney’s engineers specialise in power generation, mining, heavy industries, property, and oil, gas and petrochemical industries, and LIU’s global Power Generation lead engineer is based here. Their technical experience supports LIU underwriters, claims staff and clients across the region.

Meet the Sydney team:

Angela Messih - Senior Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks

Angela Messih

Senior Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8047 3325
Jonathan O'Riordan - Claims Recovery Manager - Asia Pacific

Jonathan O'Riordan

Claims Recovery Manager - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5894
James Thomas - Assistant Vice President & Technical Claims Manager, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific

James Thomas

Assistant Vice President & Technical Claims Manager, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5937
Thuy Vu - Accident & Health Claims Manager, Australia

Thuy Vu

Accident & Health Claims Manager, Australia
T: +61 2 8047 3337
Robert Mercer - Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks, Surety & Global Financial Risks Claims - Asia Pacific

Robert Mercer

Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks, Surety & Global Financial Risks Claims - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8047 3317
Lauren Watson - Claims Manager, Workers Compensation

Lauren Watson

Claims Manager, Workers Compensation
T: +61 2 8047 3345
Angela Winkler - Senior Claims Specialist, Casualty

Angela Winkler

Senior Claims Specialist, Casualty
T: +61 2 8047 3358
Wilson Salas - Claims Manager Marine

Wilson Salas

Claims Manager Marine
T: +61 2 8298 5908
Claudia Virgona - Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks

Claudia Virgona

Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8298 5845
Jessica Dugandzic - Claims Specialist, Casualty

Jessica Dugandzic

Claims Specialist, Casualty
T: +61 2 8047 3314
Marie Domingo - Claims Specialist, Energy Property Construction & Marine

Marie Domingo

Claims Specialist, Energy Property Construction & Marine
T: +61 2 8298 5893
Alison Kerr - Senior Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks

Alison Kerr

Senior Claims Specialist, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8298 5956
Richard Jessup - Australian Casualty Claims Manager

Richard Jessup

Australian Casualty Claims Manager
T: +61 2 8298 5922
Angus Kench - Vice President Claims - Casualty, Workers Compensation and Crisis Management, Asia Pacific

Angus Kench

Vice President Claims - Casualty, Workers Compensation and Crisis Management, Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5975
Jack Tomkins - Underwriter, Casualty

Jack Tomkins

Underwriter, Casualty
T: +61 2 8298 5824
John Nicholls - Senior Underwriter

John Nicholls

Senior Underwriter
T: +61 2 8298 5929
Alan Murphy - Assistant Vice President, Casualty - Sydney

Alan Murphy

Assistant Vice President, Casualty - Sydney
T: +61 2 8298 5828
John Campbell - Vice President, Casualty

John Campbell

Vice President, Casualty
T: +61 2 8298 5839
Michael McCarthy - Senior Underwriter, Casualty

Michael McCarthy

Senior Underwriter, Casualty
T: +61 2 8298 5996
Ashley Leszczuk - Underwriter, Crisis Management

Ashley Leszczuk

Underwriter, Crisis Management
T: +61 2 8298 5985
Michael Lincoln - Vice President, Crisis Management - Asia Pacific

Michael Lincoln

Vice President, Crisis Management - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5958
Scott Turner - Assistant Vice President,  Energy Property Construction

Scott Turner

Assistant Vice President, Energy Property Construction
T: +61 2 8298 5973
Mehdi Hassani - Senior Risk Engineer, Energy Property Construction

Mehdi Hassani

Senior Risk Engineer, Energy Property Construction
T: +61 2 8298 5898
Jonathan Grossman - Underwriter, Property

Jonathan Grossman

Underwriter, Property
T: +61 2 8047 3354
Brett Gardiner - Vice President & Head of Energy, Property & Construction - Asia Pacific

Brett Gardiner

Vice President & Head of Energy, Property & Construction - Asia Pacific
T: +61 8298 5812
Michelle Hawnt - Senior Underwriter, Energy Property Construction

Michelle Hawnt

Senior Underwriter, Energy Property Construction
T: +61 2 8298 5856
Guy MacGregor - Assistant Vice President, Risk Engineering

Guy MacGregor

Assistant Vice President, Risk Engineering
T: +61 2 8298 5808
Sara Soares - Senior Underwriter, Energy Technical Lines

Sara Soares

Senior Underwriter, Energy Technical Lines
T: +61 2 8298 5994
Peter Cross - Commercial Property Manager

Peter Cross

Commercial Property Manager
T: +61 2 8298 5886
Samantha Wong - Underwriter, Marine

Samantha Wong

Underwriter, Marine
T: +61 2 8298 5928
Paul Brotherton - Vice President Marine, Australia & NZ

Paul Brotherton

Vice President Marine, Australia & NZ
T: +61 2 8298 5800
Elisabeth Baker - Underwriter, Marine

Elisabeth Baker

Underwriter, Marine
T: +61 2 8298 5833
Wilson Salas - Claims Manager Marine

Wilson Salas

Claims Manager Marine
T: +61 2 8298 5908
Robert Cairoli - Assistant Vice President, Marine - Asia Pacific

Robert Cairoli

Assistant Vice President, Marine - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5884
Michael Mahlo - Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks

Michael Mahlo

Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8298 5906
Rian Wickens - Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks

Rian Wickens

Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8047 3316
Chris Maclean - Assistant Vice President and Professional & Financial Risks Portfolio Manager - Project PI

Chris Maclean

Assistant Vice President and Professional & Financial Risks Portfolio Manager - Project PI
T: +61 2 8298 5863
Gavin Goldsbrough - Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks

Gavin Goldsbrough

Senior Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8298 5919
Todd Woodard - Portfolio Manager Commercial PI, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific

Todd Woodard

Portfolio Manager Commercial PI, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5947
Jason Forsyth - Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks - Australia

Jason Forsyth

Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks - Australia
T: +61 2 8298 5968
David Gallagher - Portfolio Manager ITL & Cyber, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific

David Gallagher

Portfolio Manager ITL & Cyber, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5897
Nerida Davies - Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks

Nerida Davies

Underwriter, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8047 3359
Marcus Thomas - Senior Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific

Marcus Thomas

Senior Vice President, Professional & Financial Risks - Asia Pacific
T: +61 2 8298 5846
Josh Luk - Portfolio Manager FI Australia, Professional & Financial Risks

Josh Luk

Portfolio Manager FI Australia, Professional & Financial Risks
T: +61 2 8298 5932
Jonathan Griffiths - Head of Surety - Asia Pacific

Jonathan Griffiths

Head of Surety - Asia Pacific
T: + 61 2 8298 5891
Mike Carr - National Surety Manager – Australia

Mike Carr

National Surety Manager – Australia
T: +61 2 8047 3309
Guy MacGregor - Assistant Vice President, Risk Engineering

Guy MacGregor

Assistant Vice President, Risk Engineering
T: +61 2 8298 5808

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