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Suncorp To Sell Its New Zealand Asteron Life Business

Friday, 5 April 2024, 11:42 am | Suncorp

The sale is subject to New Zealand regulatory approvals and is expected to complete within nine months. Suncorp’s New Zealand general insurance business remains unchanged and part of the Suncorp Group. More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Result Reflects Strong Investment Performance And Absence Of Major Events

Monday, 26 February 2024, 11:28 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has today reported half year profit after tax of $94 million, an increase of 3.3% from the previous period. General Insurance profit after tax of $80 million increased 6.7%. The first half of FY24 benefitted from an absence ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Welcomes Suraiya Phillimore-Smith As Chief Customer Officer

Friday, 1 December 2023, 1:47 pm | Suncorp

After an extensive recruitment process, Suncorp New Zealand has appointed Suraiya Phillimore-Smith as its new Chief Customer Officer. <img src="" width="720" height="479"> Phillimore-Smith will take up ... More >>

Commitment To Customer Centricity Gains Asteron Life 2023 Life Insurance Company Of The Year At The ANZIIF Awards

Thursday, 23 November 2023, 12:31 pm | Suncorp

The annual ANZIIF Insurance Industry Awards were held in Tāmaki Makaurau last night and Asteron Life were awarded the Life Insurance Company of the Year. Members of the Asteron Life senior leadership team accepted the award at the event and Grant ... More >>

KMs For A Cause - Suncorp New Zealand Supporting Communities Affected By Cancer

Friday, 17 November 2023, 9:28 am | Suncorp

Across October and November our Suncorp New Zealand employees have been walking, running and stepping up across the motu to support New Zealanders affected by cancer. Today the remainder of the 858 steppers are completing an epic stair climb challenge ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Announces A New 100% Renewable Energy Provider – Steps Toward Net-zero Target

Tuesday, 18 July 2023, 1:11 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand is happy to announce Ecotricity as the new utility provider for 12 Suncorp New Zealand office spaces across Aotearoa. Sustainability is a key focus for Suncorp New Zealand and this change in provider has meant the offices are ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Extends Parental Leave Offerings

Tuesday, 11 July 2023, 10:41 am | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand have extended their parental leave offerings for employees with the addition of a ‘Financial Baby Prep Program’ to help expecting parents prepare financially for when baby arrives. Suncorp New Zealand is the first company in Aotearoa ... More >>

Insurance Executives In Christchurch Step Out For Cancer Research

Wednesday, 28 September 2022, 10:55 am | Suncorp

There are some extra financial services executives in Christchurch this week, all stepping out on Friday to take part in Spirit to Cure, a Suncorp New Zealand employee-led fundraiser for cancer research. The event at the Otautahi Christchurch Adventure ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Steps Up For Cancer Research And Treatment

Tuesday, 30 August 2022, 3:47 pm | Suncorp

Nearly 400 Suncorp New Zealand employees, partners and supporters will this week launch into 6 weeks of Spirit to Cure activity right across New Zealand to raise money for cancer research, support and prevention. Spirit to Cure is an employee–led ... More >>

Suncorp New Zealand Donates To Tongan Tsunami Relief

Friday, 28 January 2022, 12:07 pm | Suncorp

Suncorp New Zealand has donated $30,000 to New Zealand Red Cross’ Pacific Tsunami Appeal to assist the people of Tonga and other affected Pacific Islands nations who have been affected by the devastating volcanic eruption and tsunami on 16 January. ... More >>

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 >>





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