Biography

Neil is an experienced Forensic Accountant with significant experience in handling major and complex business interruption losses as well as large product liability, product contamination and fidelity matters. Prior to transitioning to the field of insurance, Neil held a Senior Director position within one of the Big 4 accounting practices with over 12 years of experience in providing assurance and advisory services across listed, multinational, private and public sectors spanning multiple industries including Consumer Business, Construction, Financial Services, Manufacturing and Mining. Prior to moving to Australia, Neil worked in the UK, USA, Canada, South African and the Cayman Islands. Neil has significant experience with listed clients and working directly with the Senior Executive team and their Boards.

NOTABLE ASSIGNMENTS

  • National Retailer: Storm Damage – Business Interruption (Exceeding AUD 90 Million)
  • National Retailer: Fire Damage – Business Interruption (Exceeding AUD 17 Million)
  • Listed Company: Fidelity Guarantee (Exceeding AUD 4 Million)
  • Food Manufacturer: Fire Damage – Stock and Business Interruption (Exceeding AUD 3 Million)
  • Steel Manufacturing: Crane Collapse – Business Interruption (Exceeding AUD 2 Million)
  • Retail: Product Contamination – Product Recall (Exceeding AUD 2 Million)
  • Banking: Fidelity Guarantee (Exceeding AUD 1.5 Million)
  • Food Manufacturer: Product Liability – (Exceeding AUD 1 Million)
  • Hotel: Flood Damage – Business Interruption (Exceeding AUD 1 Million)
  • Medical Supply Warehouse: Sprinkler Damage – Stock Loss (Exceeding AUD 500 K)
Industry Certification

CA(SA) - Chartered Accountant, ANZIIF (Senior Assoc) CIP, AICLA (Aff)

Qualifications

Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting, Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours), Diploma of Loss Adjusting (ANZIIF)

Additional Expertise

Consumer Business, Financial Services, Hospitality, Manufacturing (Product Liability & Product Recall), Mining, Retail

Adjuster Experience

4 years 2016