About Colin Chinner:
Colin has spent his whole career in Insurance. He is a Fellow of ANZIIF and holds post-graduate qualifications including an MBA from the University of NSW. He is a founding partner in the firm now known as MSM Loss Management, involved in claims preparation work i.e., working only for client and/or broker. Colin celebrated 20 years at MSM in 2019.
MSM also provide consulting services on pre-loss issues including Business Interruption calculations, Business Continuity planning, policy reviews etc. and they run the technical help-line for Steadfast. Prior to MSM, Colin spend many years on the Underwriting side – with senior management roles in the NZI group of companies and then CIC insurance, with 2 years in between working in an Asia Pacific marketing role for loss adjusters GAB Robins.
He has been to London four times in the last 3 years with clients on difficult claims and placements & he has undertaken assignments around Australia & NZ, Asia Pacific, the Pacific Islands, USA and Middle East. He specialises in material damage, construction and business interruption claims but also works on liability, fraud & cyber assignments. He regularly appears as an expert witness.
Colin is a regular presenter at seminars and conferences on technical matters.
His mantra is driving claims proactively so that both the Insured and Insurer benefit.