Authorised Financial Adviser, Abbott Insurance Brokers
Bernard is an Authorised Financial Adviser for the Abbott Insurance Group. He specialises in; Life & Health insurance, Investments, including KiwiSaver and Mortgages, including car loans. Bernard has had various roles within the insurance and finance industry, most notably as General Manager NZ for AIA Insurance and General Manager Corporate Solutions with Sovereign Insurance. He is a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services of Australasia (FINSIA) and has a Diploma in Personal Financial Planning from Waikato University, a post graduate Diploma in Banking and a post-graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Massey University. Bernard Is also on the New Zealand board of FINSIA.
In his spare time Bernard is a weekend warrior cyclist. He also supports and used to coach at the Massey Rugby Club.
“I see my role as continuing the good work of previous Chairperson’s and, to keep growing the RBA as one of NZ’s best Business Associations.”