Construction & Marine - Our People

 

The high quality and experience of our Construction & Marine team is what sets EBM apart from our competitors.
 
Our people are experienced in all facets of the insurance requirements of the Construction and Marine Industries, and risk management in Australia.
 
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Michael Griggs  BBus (Insurance) ANZIIF (Fellow) CIP Dip Fin Serv (Insurance) FNIBA QPIB
Project Director - Construction

 

Mike has dedicated his entire insurance career to the Construction Insurance sector in a period spanning over 30 years.


He has held a number of senior positions within the insurance industry including establishing the Construction & Marine division with EBM in 2017 and prior to this 15 years as the Managing Director of one of Australia’s large international broking companies. Mike has been responsible for the strategic direction of these companies including technical advancements and business strategies for the provision of developing service programs for insurance broking to the construction sector. He has particular strengths in negotiations including the management of the insurance requirements of hundreds of projects. He has maintained a hands on approach to claim settlements and advice to clients.


Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy  BCom Grad Dip Dispute Resolution & Judicial Admin Dip Fin Serv (Broking) ANZIIF (Fellow) CIP QPIB

Victorian Manager - Construction & Marine
 
Michael has over 30 years' experience as an insurance broker and service director to many of our major clients. He is a specialist in construction and contract risk including Professional Indemnity insurance.

Michael has serviced the insurance requirements of some of Australia’s largest property owners, developers and contractors including program design, placement and claims strategy and general advice regarding risk management and insurance issues.

Since 2017, Michael has been the manager of the Construction & Marine team and prior to this held a number of senior positions in several large international broking companies over a 30 year period primarily as the provider of service to clients. 

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Ken Williams  Dip Fin Serv (Broking) Dip Fin Serv (Insurance) ANZIIF (Snr Assoc)
Executive Account Director - Construction & Marine
 
Ken has in excess of 20 years' experience in the construction sector and has provided insurance management to and managed some of Australia’s largest contractors including major infrastructure projects. Ken has specialist knowledge in professional indemnity and liability risks having spent several years working within a risk management role with one of Australia’s largest engineering firms. Prior to this, Ken has also been heavily involved with some of the largest major infrastructure projects in Sydney and has been a service manager for some of Australia’s largest contractors. Ken has been in the Construction & Marine team since 2013 and prior to this spent 15 years working in the service teams within international broking companies providing service to some of Australia’s largest contractors.

Ryan Cameron

Ryan Cameron ANZIIF (Assoc) CIP
Managing Director - Broking

 

Ryan has in excess of 16 years' experience in the insurance industry in both underwriting and insurance brokering. He was a former director and senior partner of a highly respected specialist broking practice, prior to joining EBM. Ryan joined EBM in 2014 and came on as a member of our executive team being the General Manager - Broking of Western Australia. Ryan’s key responsibilities are to manage EBM’s regional network of branches in Western Australia in both the Corporate and Construction sectors.

 

Ryan is now the Managing Director - Broking of Western Australia and has been involved in a number of major mine expansion and civil engineering projects located throughout Western Australia.


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Anton Edwards  BA LLB Dip Mar Law
Marine Risk Specialist - Construction & Marine
 

Anton has over 30 years' international experience in the Logistics Industry acquired in Africa, Asia, Australia and elsewhere. He has held senior risk management roles in the marine insurance sector including roles with a number of leading Australian insurers and reinsurers and International broking companies. 


Anton’s experience includes placing, underwriting and risk management of complex and difficult marine projects and insurance coverage. He is a marine liability specialist with extensive experience in mining, construction, shipping, ports and bulk commodity sectors.


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Vedrana Dekich  LLB
Legal Counsel
 
Vedrana is approaching 20 years' experience in insurance claims management and advocacy. She specialises in settlement strategy, professional indemnity, contract works and liability risk advice together with contractual liability issues. 

Vedrana heads our legal team and provides legal advice to clients on a range of insurance matters as required.
 
 

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Carmel Price  Dip Fin Serv (Broking) QPIB ANZIIF (Fellow) CIP
National Facilities Manager
 
Carmel has over 20 years' experience specialising in primarily the marine insurance market and has focused on a broad range of risks including containerized, bulk and break bulk cargos.
 
She has an extremely strong technical knowledge in marine insurance matters and has held a number of senior roles in both underwriting and broking throughout her career. 
 
Carmel is highly respected in the marine insurance industry and regarded as an expert in this field.
 
 

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Contact Us    

Melbourne

 

8 Redfern Road

Hawthorn East  VIC 3123

 

PO Box 879

Hawthorn VIC 3122

 

Phone:  1800 800 544

Fax:   03 9425 1899

 

Sydney

 

Level 4, 151 Castlereagh Street
Sydney NSW 2000

 

GPO Box 5400
Sydney NSW 2001

 

Phone:  02 9276 6999

Fax:   02 9276 6998

 

Perth

 

1162 Hay Street

West Perth WA 6005

 

PO Box 1065
West Perth WA 6872

 

Phone:  08 9213 4567

Fax:   08 9213 4566

 


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