The Growing role of MGAs in Asia

This is an excellent article highlighting the benefits of the MGA model and its place in the Asian market. MGAs like Delta Insurance have an exciting future, and this quick breakdown of the model, its development with Lloyds’ and its future across Asian markets is well worth a read. Delta is proud that our Singapore … [Read more…]

Delta prepares for global growth opportunities

Insurance Business reports on the announcement of key new appointments. Delta Insurance Group has restructured its senior management team to prepare for a major growth push in 2021. The changes see current Delta Insurance New Zealand Ltd CEO Craig Kirk appointed into a new role as Director for Underwriting Operations for the wider Delta Group, … [Read more…]

What is the difference between an underwriting agent and an insurer?

Delta Insurance is a New Zealand underwriting agent with expertise in technology and cyber cover, and according to CEO Craig Kirk, such companies are often founded by insurance professionals who find themselves disillusioned by working for major corporates. He says founders are usually looking to establish themselves in a niche space, and to be nimble … [Read more…]

New Chief Operating Officer Kent Chaplin taking Delta to another level

Insurance Business article announces new appointment Homegrown kiwi insurance company Delta Group has expanded its management team appointing current Advisory Board member Kent Chaplin as Chief Operating Officer (COO) to support its global growth plans. Group managing director Ian Pollard says the decision to appoint a COO arose from Delta’s strategic planning sessions in late … [Read more…]

Ian talks pandemics, new risks, yoga and wellbeing on Newstalk ZB

Heather Du Plessis-Allan discusses pandemics, reputations, new risks, yoga and wellbeing with Managing Director Ian Pollard. ______ Ian Pollard, Managing Director of Delta Insurance is with us now. Hi Ian. Hi there Heather … how’re you doing? Very well thank you. I want to talk to you about pandemic insurance … are you guys offering … [Read more…]

Cyber crime skyrockets alongside remote working

Ksenia Stepanova from Insurance Business speaks to MD Ian Pollard about the cyber perils of working from home COVID-19 restrictions across the globe have meant a skyrocketing rate of people working from home, and, according to cyber security company InPhySec, cyber crime and ransomware attacks have also grown in tandem at an alarming rate. InPhySec’s … [Read more…]