Jonathan Winter LLB BCom | Director

jwinter@mavco.com.au | 0488 040 730

Jonathan Winter commenced his insurance broking and risk management career in 2005, representing small to large Australian and multi-national companies operating in a broad range of industries including health and financial services, property, construction, engineering, oil and gas, mining and power generation.  His professional experiences also include the management of personal insurances for private clients. Jonathan is a qualified Solicitor and prior to 2005 he practiced in the areas of insurance and commercial litigation. This legal experience has seen Jonathan develop a particular professional strength in providing contractual risk management services to client partners contemplating complex liability, indemnity, release, hold-harmless and insurance conditions.

 

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (University of Western Australia)

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Curtin University of Technology)

  • Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia

  • Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ASIC Tier 1 Compliance Qualification)

 

Daniel Waters BCom | Director

dwaters@mavco.com.au | 0456 733 332

Daniel Waters commenced his insurance career in 2001 with a global property and casualty insurer and held senior underwriting management positions in Australia, United States and South East Asia. He transitioned to the risk consulting and insurance broking side of the industry in 2009 and has represented mid-sized to large Australian and multi-national companies with a specific focus on financial lines and casualty classes in a wide range of sectors including professional and financial services, property, construction, engineering, resources,  information technology and start up organisations. Daniel has extensive experience advising clients on risks around director liabilities, securities class actions, fraud and cyber liability exposures and professional liability disputes and litigation both domestically and internationally.
 

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Curtin University of Technology)

  • Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ASIC Tier 1 Compliance Qualification)

 

Stephen Hughes BBus BLaw | Director

shughes@mavco.com.au | 0432 440 032

Stephen Hughes commenced his insurance career in 1992.  He has broad insurance experience starting as a claims officer with a focus on casualty claims before transitioning into underwriting where he held senior underwriting positions as a specialty underwriter.   He has worked in the risk consulting and insurance broking side of the industry since 2002 and since 2016 as general manager of professional services for a global risk and insurance broking company servicing a broad portfolio of clients in the financial services, life sciences,  construction, engineering,  casualty and health care sectors.  Stephen’s broad insurance background gives him a unique perspective in representing his clients profile and best interests to insurers.   

 

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business (Deakin University)

  • Bachelor of Laws (Macquarie University)

  • ANZIIF Fellowship in General Insurance

  • Diploma in Financial Services (General Insurance)

 

Rodney Aylmore BComSenior Associate

raylmore@mavco.com.au | 0426 747 763

Rodney Aylmore commenced his insurance broking and risk management career in 2009, representing companies in a range of industries including construction, engineering, oil and gas, agriculture, property rental, mining and power generation.  He also has experience in advising private clients on personal insurance needs including in the areas of marine, motor vehicles, home and travel.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Curtin University of Technology)

  • Diploma of Financial Services (Insurance Broking)

 

Andrea Niardone LLB  | Senior Associate

aniardone@mavco.com.au0488 550 607

Andrea Niardone commenced her career in the insurance industry in 1995, working for major insurance companies and specialising in claims management and dispute resolution in a variety of areas including Public Liability, Medical Negligence and Workers’ Compensation. She has represented organisations in a range of industry sectors including mining, oil and gas, construction, cleaning, health and aged care.  Andrea is a qualified Solicitor and practiced in the areas of insurance and commercial litigation.  Being a Solicitor has given Andrea a greater understanding of all levels of insurance especially in claims management and contractual risk.  She is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia, and holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Western Australia.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (University of Western Australia)

  • Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ASIC Tier 1 Compliance Qualification)

 

Craig Boland B. Exercise and Sports Management  | Associate

cboland@mavco.com.au | 0432 505 464

Craig Boland commenced his insurance career in 2013 as a Workers’ Compensation Claims Manager, with responsibility for managing high-risk and complex claims for employers operating in a range of industries including construction, engineering, mining and resources.  His experience extends to managing litigated claims, engagement with treatment providers and attending Workers’ Compensation case conferences.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science (University of Notre Dame)

  • Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ASIC Tier 1 Compliance Qualification)

 

Kelly Napier  | Associate

knapier@mavco.com.au | 6169 3600

Kelly Napier began her insurance career as an Professional Lines Insurance Underwriter in 2013.  Over the 7 years as an Underwriter, she managed a large portfolio of commercial and corporate clients, scheme portfolios and broker relationship management. In 2020, Kelly commenced studying at University for a Bachelor of Psychology.  Kelly works with Mavco Director, Daniel Waters.

 

Melinda Myers  | Associate

mmyers@mavco.com.au

Melinda Myers commenced her career in 2001, working for a major insurance company in the Professional Liability Division, providing administrative support to Underwriters and service to the intermediary broker market.  In 2012, Melinda joined Stephen Hughes on the insurance broking side of the industry.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business (Enterprise Development) – Latrobe University

  • Certificate IV in Financial Services (General Insurance) - Australian and New Zealand Institute
    of Insurance and Finance

  • Certificate III Marketing & Management – TAFE SA

 

 
Rochelle Wiltshire BA (SocSci), Grad Dip Psych, Grad Dip HR, MBA  | Injury Management Consultant

rwiltshire@mavco.com.au | 0409 010 204

Rochelle has a professional background spanning over 22 years in the injury management industry, specialising in rehabilitation counselling, human resources and organisational psychology.  Her experience extends to a broad base across the workers compensation field including psychological counselling, human resource management, vocational rehabilitation consulting, employer based injury and claims management, case management of the long term unemployed, self-insurance, as well as insurer based injury and provider management. Rochelle assists our client partners in managing claims under Workers’ Compensation and other similar workplace injury / illness insurances.  She has wide-ranging capabilities including preparation of claim documentation and submission to Insurers, return to work planning, liaising with medical practitioners and attendance at medical reviews.

 

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