Rothbury named Large Broking Company of the Year third year running

Published Date: 11th Nov 2016 | Category: News

For the third year running Rothbury Insurance Brokers has been named the Large Broking Company of the Year at the New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards.

"Rothbury delivered an outstanding evidence based submission which reflected their robust approach to balancing business performance with putting clients first through benchmarking, innovation and the ongoing developing of its people, products and services,” said the judging panel.

“The comprehensive customer satisfaction programme which cascades throughout the business clearly demonstrates their commitment to providing outstanding service.”

The judges commended Rothbury on its ongoing support of the New Zealand industry through involvement with industry bodies. The company’s commitment to local communities is evidenced by branch based charitable support of over 50 organisations.

“In every way, Rothbury Insurance Brokers is a deserving winner of this prestigious award.”

Rothbury Managing Director Roger Abel said, “Winning the award is industry recognition for the hard work the Rothbury team around New Zealand undertakes each and every day to provide friendly, helpful, timely and professional insurance advice to all of our clients.”

Rothbury’s My Rothbury app was a finalist in the Innovation of the Year award, won by NZI’s Safe Driving Rewards Programme.

The New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards are run by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF). The Large Insurance Broking Company award is for insurance broking companies who have demonstrated strong performance and outstanding service for their customers in New Zealand. Companies with a gross written premium over $50 million or revenue over $15 million are eligible for this award. 




Prepared for Rothbury by Communication by Design. For more information contact:

Roger Abel
Managing Director
Rothbury Insurance Brokers

Ph: 09 526 8320


Claire Lysaght
Marketing and Communications Manager
Rothbury Insurance Brokers

Ph: 09 580 8453

Tim Marshall
Communication by Design

Direct dial:  09 814 5441
Mobile: 021 902 850



About Rothbury

Established in 1950, Rothbury is today one of New Zealand’s leading insurance broking groups with 14 broking branches nationwide and 35,000 clients serviced by over 240 staff.

Rothbury delivers commercial insurance solutions to small, medium and large enterprises and protects the assets of thousands of individuals. Rothbury prides itself on providing personalised service, smart solutions, quick action and commitment. The company’s ownership structure offers clients the security of a larger firm with the commitment of a local owner.

Along with broking services, Rothbury also owns a number of underwriting agencies including Classic Cover, Covi Insurance and Go Cover Car Insurance. Rothbury Financial Services offer advice on life insurance, investment and mortgage solutions to clients in the greater Auckland area and the Bay of Plenty.

Rothbury is a member of The Steadfast Group, the largest general insurance broker network in Australia and New Zealand. Comprised of 340 brokerages with over 1,000 offices, the group generated over A$6.1 billion in sales in FY2015. 

Rothbury News

© Copyright Rothbury Insurance Brokers 2020 | PRIVACY POLICY | TERMS & CONDITIONS | STAFF LOGIN