Meet the team

At DPL Insurance we pride ourselves on delivering a streamline service to all our customers.

Our team combine an eclectic mix of skills and experience from within the insurance and finance industries, and, we keep up to date with insurance trends and best practice to ensure our products are well suited to New Zealanders.
James
James Searle - General Manager
James is responsible for the strategic direction and operational performance of the company. James has over 25 years' experience in the insurance industry having worked across a range of functions, and in leadership roles including companies such as IAG and Lumley.
Michelle
Michelle Watson - Operations Manager
Michelle is responsible for the day to day co-ordination of the DPL Insurance team. Michelle has over 20 years in the insurance industry having worked across a range of functions including commercial underwriting, life underwriting and operational management.
Natalie
Natalie Ross-Murphy - Marketing Manager
Natalie is responsible for leading and developing our direct and database marketing sales channels. Natalie’s marketing experience is across B2B and B2C, with a strong skill in digital. Her role prior to DPL was with ANZ Bank as Marketing Manager - Insurance.
 
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James Cornett - Claims Specialist
James is responsible for all non-life motor vehicle claims. James has 27 years insurance experience in claims, commercial brokering and underwriting with companies including Lumley, State and NZI.
 
 
Lisa
Lisa Collins - Compliance & Risk Manager
Lisa is responsible for all compliance and regulatory requirements across all business units in the Turners group. Lisa has 29 years experience in the banking and property finance sectors.