Our Founder and Managing Director

Ralph Stewart

With more than 30 years experience, Ralph is a well-known and respected expert in the New Zealand Insurance Industry. Having helmed AXA Insurance for a decade, where he introduced one of New Zealand’s first default KiwiSaver Schemes.


More recently he was the CEO of Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC),  New Zealand’s Crown entity responsible for administering the country's universal no-fault accidental injury scheme. He has also held the position of General Manager of Marketing and Strategy for Tower Insurance and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Manchester University in England.


Ralph sits on a number of Boards, including Master Build Services Board. He is Chair of the Police Health Care Plan Limited, a Director of the Police Welfare Fund Limited, Police Association Insurances Limited and Police Association Mortgages Limited.