A person is eligible for the Award if they are:
There are no barriers to age, gender or position. This Award is not based on academic results.
Nominations can be received from a person’s employer or, if a principal of a company, from an industry peer. The Nominator should:
Nominators and nominees should feel free to work together on an Application.
Applicants can be nominated for the Award or apply directly.
Nominees should complete the Application Form in line with the Selection Criteria and attach the following supporting evidence:
Details of how to submit the Application are included on the Application Form.
Applications for 2019 are now closed.
Judging the Award
The 2019 judging panel will be chaired by Sheila Baker, Managing Director of Gold Seal with Chris Mackinnon, General Representative Lloyd’s Australia, Jim Rudkin representating the Steadfast Group, Martin McAvenna representing the AIMS Group, and 2018 finalist Rocco Pirrello from GSA Insurance Brokers.
Written applications will be reviewed and shortlisted and the shortlist will be interviewed with appropriate interview guides and criteria included.
Whilst every attempt will be made to accommodate winner’s travel wishes, exact dates will be selected by Gold Seal taking into account operational requirements of intermediary businesses e.g. end of financial year.