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Our Board

CEAS is governed by a Board of 10 members, domiciled in various parts of New Zealand. Board members are principals of the CEAS member firms. The Board elects the Chairperson and appoints the Secretary, Insurance Consultant, and External Auditor.

The Board meets on a regular basis, typically 5 times a year, and all CEAS members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting.

 

Board

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Craig Lewis 

CEAS Chairman

Structural Engineer with over 30 years' experience in consulting engineering sector, Managing Director at Lewis Bradford.

Address: Lewis Bradford & Associates Limited Consulting Engineers, PO Box 2919, Christchurch 8140

 

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Jim Dobbie

Board Member; Chairman and Director of I&G Insurance Limited  

Mechanical Engineer, Director Technical Directions Ltd, 40+ years' experience in industry and consulting. Member University of Auckland Mechanical Engineering Advisory Board. Member Institute of Directors NZ

Address: Technical Directions Limited, PO Box 32546, Devonport, Auckland 0744

 

 

Arthur Park

Board Member; Past Board Chairman

Structural Engineer with nearly 50 years' experience in consulting engineering sector. Past President of ACE NZ.

Address:  Clendon Burns Park Ltd, PO Box 10 348, Wellington 6143. 

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Peter Fitchett

Board Member; CEAS Treasurer; Advisor and Past Chairman of I&G Insurance Limited

General Practice Structural/Civil Engineer with 45+ years' experience in the consulting engineering sector.

Address: Sigma Consultants Ltd, PO Box 553, Rotorua 3040

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Ian Johnson

Board Member; Director of I&G Insurance Limited

Structural / Civil Engineer, 13 years with NZR and 30 years' experience in the consulting engineering sector, Principal at BPL Group. 

Address: BPL Group, Engineers and Valuers, 86 Victoria Avenue, Wanganui 4500 

Paul Brimer

Board Member, Representative on Claims Committee

Structural Engineer with 30+ years' experience in consulting engineering sector. Principal at Dunning Thornton.

Address: Dunning Thornton Consultants Ltd, PO Box 27 153, Wellington 6141

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Gary Smith

Board Member; Director of I&G Insurance Limited

Engineering Geologist and Risk Specialist with 38 years' experience in the consulting engineering sector.

Address: Tonkin & Taylor Limited,  PO Box 2083, Wellington 6140

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Hayden Cate

Board Member

Structural Engineer with 20 years' experience in the consulting engineering sector, Managing Partner at Brown & Thomson.

Address: Brown & Thomson Consulting Engineers,
PO Box 9231, Newmarket, Auckland 1023 

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Andrew Read

Board Member

Electrical Engineer with 34 years' experience in the consulting engineering sector. Director of Pedersen Read.

Address: Pedersen Read, PO Box 8864 Riccarton, Christchurch 8440

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Sina Cotter Tait

Board Member

Civil Engineer with 18 years' experience in consulting engineering. Director of Collective Success Ltd, based in Otautahi-Christchurch.

Address: www.collectivesuccess.co.nz


Management Directory

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Steve Graves

Secretary

Chartered Accountant in Public Practice with over 35 years of experience. A Director of Kendons Chartered Accountants Limited based in Lower Hutt.

Address: Kendons Chartered Accountants Limited,
PO Box 31 045, Lower Hutt 5010

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Ross Meijer

CEAS Insurance Consultant, CEO I&G Insurance

Insurance Advisor with over 25 years' experience in NZ, UK, USA and Europe. General Manager at AON NZ.

Address: Aon New Zealand Professional Risks,
1 Willis Street, Wellington 6140

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Gaynor Roberts

Claims Manager, I&G Insurance

Insurance Claims Manager with over 30 years' experience in the insurance industry, including over 10 years in Professional Indemnity with Aon.

Address: Aon New Zealand Professional Risks,
1 Willis Street, Wellington 6140

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Doug Morton

Associate Director, Professional Risks Division 

54 years' experience in the insurance industry.

Address: Aon New Zealand Professional Risks,
1 Willis Street, Wellington 6140

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Bryce Wilson

Associate Director, Professional Risks Division 

Address: Aon New Zealand Professional Risks,
1 Willis Street, Wellington 6140