Reference Panel

The Taskforce is supported by a Reference Panel made up of experts representing the insurance industry, consumers and government. The Reference Panel provides ongoing advice and feedback to the Taskforce in preparing their report and recommendations.

  • Ms Joan Fitzpatrick, Chair of the Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation Board
  • Ms Fiona Guthrie, Executive Director, Financial Counselling Australia
  • Mr Rob Whelan, Executive Director and CEO, Insurance Council of Australia
  • Ms Margaret Shaw, Northern Australia Consumer Representative
  • Mr Dallas Booth, Chief Executive Officer, National Insurance Brokers Association
  • Mr Gerald Ewing, Chief Operating Officer, Regis Mutual Management Pty Ltd
  • Craig Wilson, Senior Executive Director, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Queensland Government

The Taskforce also consults widely with a range of experts and other stakeholders.