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Suncorp New Zealand Sets Supplier Emissions In Its Sights With Pilot Of Carbon Management Programme

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 11:12 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has concluded a trial to help its suppliers become more sustainable, supporting a pilot group of five suppliers to complete a carbon-management programme developed by sustainability consultancy, Oxygen Consulting. The programme enables ... More >>

Suncorp donates $150,000 to support community resilience

Thursday, 9 September 2021, 1:01 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has provided $150,000 across five community support groups working to relieve the increased hardship caused by the Covid-19 lockdown. The community groups to receive the funds are The Cause Collective , Fair Food , The Salvation ... More >>

Community Partnerships Key To Supporting Customers In Vulnerable Circumstances

Friday, 18 June 2021, 12:00 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is sharing the work it is doing to support customers experiencing vulnerability and acknowledging the vital role its community partners play in providing customers support at difficult times. Suncorp has an established customer vulnerability ... More >>

Suncorp NZ Invests In A Technology-enabled Workforce

Thursday, 10 June 2021, 10:14 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has announced it is doubling down on developing a technology-enabled workforce, following its success in adapting to fully remote work during last year’s COVID-19 lockdowns. Suncorp NZ began a major digital overhaul in 2016 with a focus ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Signs Up To Climate Leaders 2019 Statement

Friday, 23 April 2021, 12:40 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has announced that it has signed up to the Climate Leaders Coalition 2019 Statement, as part of its commitment to reducing carbon emissions. The 2019 Statement was launched in July 2019 by the Climate Leaders Coalition, and is an ambitious ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Receives DVFREE Tick

Friday, 5 March 2021, 10:35 am | Suncorp

This week Suncorp New Zealand received the DVFREE Tick, joining a network of employers with a strong commitment to a workplace free from domestic violence. Shine is one of Suncorp New Zealand‘s community partners and provides specialist services that ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Welcomes Seven TupuToa Interns For 2020

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 10:03 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has welcomed seven new interns to the organisation this week as part of its ongoing partnership with TupuToa. This is Suncorp’s third year partnering with the TupuToa internship programme, which aims to grow the next generation of ... More >>

Need For Community And Collaboration May Drive A Shift In Office Space Use Following Covid-19

Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 3:30 pm | Suncorp

A survey of employees at Suncorp New Zealand, one of the country’s largest insurance companies, has revealed that community and connection (79%) and collaboration and problem solving (66%) are the main drivers for employees wanting to return to the ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Appoints New CEO

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 1:13 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has today announced the appointment of Jimmy Higgins to the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective today. Jimmy joined Suncorp Group in 2008 and has held a range of senior and executive positions across its Australian and ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Commits To Renewable Energy Scheme

Thursday, 23 July 2020, 10:49 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is the first New Zealand insurer to adopt Meridian Energy ’s 100% Certified Renewable Energy product. From July 1, nearly 100% of Suncorp New Zealand’s electricity will be certified under the scheme, which verifies that the ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand makes $100,000 donation to Shine

Tuesday, 21 April 2020, 12:26 pm | Suncorp

Leading New Zealand insurer, Suncorp New Zealand, is helping children affected by domestic violence stay connected with their schools and online learning through a one-off $100,000 donation to the domestic violence charity, Shine . More >>

Suncorp New Zealand & AA Insurance Make $4m Worth Of Hardship Funds Available To Customers

Thursday, 16 April 2020, 7:50 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand, the majority shareholder of AA Insurance, is matching AA Insurance’s newly established $2m customer hardship fund by establishing a further $2m hardship fund for its Vero and Asteron Life customers. Suncorp New Zealand and the New Zealand ... More >>

Suncorp Steps Up Support For Customers Affected By COVID-19

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 9:10 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has put a comprehensive suite of options in place to support Vero and Asteron Life insurance customers experiencing financial hardship as a direct result of COVID-19. Suncorp New Zealand CEO Paul Smeaton says the economic effects ... More >>

Vero And Asteron Life Part Of New Zealand’s ‘essential Services’

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 9:35 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is ensuring its general insurance business Vero and life insurance business Asteron Life will remain open for business from Thursday onwards, in line with the government’s classification of insurance as an essential service. Vero ... More >>

Suncorp, Vero and Asteron Life websites now shielded sites

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 2:30 pm | Suncorp

Leading insurance websites Suncorp New Zealand, Vero and Asteron Life are now Shielded Sites. Shielded Sites are a Woman’s Refuge initiative aimed at helping New Zealanders experiencing domestic violence safely gain support. More >>

Suncorp NZ wins Excellence ANZIFF Award

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 12:33 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is proud to announce it has been awarded Excellence in Workplace Diversity and Inclusion at the eighth annual ANZIIF NZ Insurance Industry Awards 2019. More >>

Suncorp NZ’s wellbeing funds under management now at $20M

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 9:56 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has now invested a total of $20 million into wellbeing bonds as part of its focus on identifying sustainable investment opportunities that can deliver positive community outcomes. More >>

Suncorp New Zealand announces FY19 Full Year Results

Wednesday, 7 August 2019, 12:19 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand today announced net profit after tax (NPAT) of $261 million for the full year ended 30 June 2019, up 76% on the prior corresponding period (FY18). More >>

Suncorp appoints Jane Brewer as head of Technology

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 9:51 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is delighted to announce the appointment of Jane Brewer as Executive General Manager Technology, Data and Labs. More >>

Suncorp New Zealand announces 2019 half year results

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 12:04 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp Group Limited today announced net profit after tax (NPAT) of A $250 million for the six months to 31 December 2018. More >>