Insurance Holdings (Pacific) Pte Ltd strives to employ the very best insurance broking personnel in Fiji – they are our single most important asset. Our employees have a wide range of insurance industry and commercial experience and as a client you get access to all of that collective experience. We strive to have back-up for each account so clients will always have access to a broker who knows their programme.
Jason Nili – Country Manager
Jason has over 20 years financial services experience including 10 years in senior management roles. With 2 years as CEO of Dominion Insurance in Fiji prior to moving to lead Insurance Holdings Pacific through our next phase of growth and expansion, Jason has the knowledge, experience and working relationships to position the company as the broker of choice in the markets we operate in. Jason will continue the development of risk and insurance services to clients and promote the presence of Insurance Holdings and it’s services to the Fiji business community, offering 1st class service throughout the whole business.
Joji Butadroka – Account Manager – Suva
Joji has had a successful and distinguished insurance career spanning several decades and is also a qualified lawyer. Returning to insurance was the right move at the right time, as the Fiji insurance industry is becoming more regulated and clients are requiring more professional and advise based services, which align perfectly with Joji’s experience and values. Joji brings a new dimension to the IHL team, and this collaboration works well with the senior leadership team. Having witnessed IHL growth and core values, it was an easy decision for Joji to join the business.
Chris Wild – Claims Manager
Chris started his insurance career straight from school and has never looked back, gaining almost 30 years experience in this great industry. He has worked in a variety of roles and departments throughout his career, including underwriting and broking, whilst managing numerous branches for AMI Insurance in New Zealand and has vast experience handling a wide range of domestic and commercial claims. Chris wanted to return to work as a Claims specialist, providing a dedicated service to clients. Having a specialist Claims Team provides our clients with dedicated service from start to finish in this important area and Chris manages and oversees all aspects of the claim process along with his team and works closely with the broking staff to ensure a 1st class service is received during all interactions our clients have with us.
Frank Lampert – Branch Manager – Nadi
Frank has almost 25 years international insurance experience and spent the first 10 years working from his homeland in Germany before relocating to Australia. His career path then included time with Aon, Willis, Blue Broking & Gallaghers before he decided to bring his experience to Fiji to help develop the Nadi team. He has vast experience in commercial and corporate placements and is responsible for managing the branch as well as a number of larger commercial and corporate clients.
Ramita Nandan – Financial Controller
Ramita has been with Insurance Holdings since 2009 and is responsible for managing the day to day financial accounting requirements of the business as well as compiling and producing all required financial material for the company auditors, the Reserve Bank and the company’s Management & Directors. Ramita has extensive prior accounting experience having previously worked for Marsh Ltd and the Tanoa Hotel Group.
Ilyaz Koya – Business Development Manager
Ilyaz has vast experience in General and Employee Health & Benefits Insurance management, risk advisory, broking and wholesale placement, underwriting and claims, having worked for Aon and Marsh Fiji for over 16 years prior to joining Insurance Holdings Pacific in October this year. He has extensive experience in the placement and management of Insurance Programs for corporate clients in Fiji and other Pacific Island countries (such as Samoa, American Samoa, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Nauru, Tonga, Kiribati).
Other than Pacific Island Countries, Ilyaz has also been involved in the placement of Insurance covers for his clients domiciled in Hong Kong, Australia, Mauritius, Maldives, and Thailand.
In recent years, Ilyaz has also provided Lectures on Disaster & Risk Management to regional Students enrolled in University of South Pacific’s Disaster & Risk Management Postgraduate Diploma Course.
Ilyaz has been in the insurance industry for over 19 years and has broad knowledge and experience in Fiji and the Pacific region.