Our Team

Scott McCarthy

Chief Executive Officer

Ph: 07 3319 5100      Email: scott.mccarthy@ausure.com.au    
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Scott is responsible for Ausure’s insurance activities. Scott is part of the senior management team that sets Ausure’s future direction and works with the wider Ausure management group to implement those plans as well as the day to day issues that arise from the groups broking activities.

Background

Scott was the Chief Executive Officer of AFM Insurance Advisers for 16 years. During this time he grew AFM to be one of the largest wholesale insurance brokers in Australia and a service provider to over 60 businesses with a turnover in excess of $50 million. Prior to this, Scott worked in broking at Willis and Commercial Underwriting at FAI.

Qualifications

Diploma of Financial Services – Insurance Broking, Graduate Certificate Risk Management, QPIB

Interests

Cycling, football (all types), golf, music and my 2 boys.

Values

“Treat and deal with people the way you would like to be treated.”

Words of Wisdom

“Work hard but have fun doing it. Carefully design projects/think through problems and execute to finalisation.”

Thoughts on Insurance/Insurance Tips

“Be detailed and accurate with risk information collection and submission through to client presentation and documentation. Wherever possible avoid price being the primary objective. Invariably it will become a problem either at claim time or at future renewal negotiations.”