With over 25 years of insurance industry experience, Murray established Bruce Insurance in 2005. As a Qualified Practicing Insurance Broker (QPIB) and Certified Insurance Professional (CIP) of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance, his experience is backed by numerous qualifications including a Diploma of Financial Services (Insurance Broking).
Murray is also a Responsible Officer holding a Financial Services Licence from ASIC.
T: 08 9382 5610
M: 0438 240 440
Chris EarleOperations Manager and Life Adviser
Chris joined Bruce Life in 2013 and brings a wealth of experience in the life insurance and wealth management industry. He began his career in South Africa before emigrating to Australia in 2000.
He specialises in providing continuation and succession planning strategies for SME business and can provide advice on a wide range of life insurance products and in 2018 Chris was promoted to Operations Manager.
Chris Earle is an Authorised Representative of NEO Financial Solutions AR Number – 338 882
T: 1300 664 924
M: 0410 331 279
Shirley ScottFinancial Controller
Shirley brings a wealth of expertise in finance, administration and information reporting to Bruce Insurance. With almost three decades of financial administration experience, including over twenty years in the re-insurance sector in the United Kingdom, she is conscientious, determined and brings a strong systems approach to the organisation.
As an added bonus, Shirley also holds book-keeping qualifications
T: 08 9382 5650
Kelly-Anne MartinAdministration Assistant
Kelly-Anne joined the Bruce Insurance team in 2012 in an Administration & HR support role.
With a Bachelor of Psychology degree from James Cook University in Townsville, Kelly-Anne has held various counselling roles for the WA Health department and is now a very customer focused and vital part of our team.
T: 08 9382 5600
Julie PossinghamAccount Manager
Julie has more than 30 years of commercial insurance industry experience in both underwriting and broking. Julie has previously held Business Development Manager and State Manager roles at different insurance companies as well as broking Account Manager roles.
Julie holds her Diploma in General Insurance and is a Senior Associate through the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance. She has strong technical knowledge and problem solving skills which she enjoys using to benefit her clients.
T: 08 9382 5640
M: 0455 665 545
Denise HolmesAccount Executive
Originally from Dublin, Denise brings almost ten years experience working in the insurance broking industry in Ireland.
Denise initially worked as an administration assistant and worked her way up through various positions including personal lines manager.
She holds a Certified Insurance Practitioner (Diploma) from the Insurance Institute of Ireland and has also completed her Tier 1 qualifications with the Australian Insurance Institute.
Denise joined Bruce Insurance in 2011 and in 2014, in recognition of her excellent customer service and initiative was promoted to an Account Manager position looking after her own portfolio of clients.
T: 08 9382 5631
Sharon DavidgeClaims Manager
Sharon commenced working with Bruce Insurance in June 2016. She has over 30 years experience in the insurance industry, including underwriting, broking and claims.
Sharon holds Tier 1 accreditation. Along with high customer service standards, Sharon has a wealth of knowledge and experience in claims.
T: 08 9382 5611
M: 0438 955 905
Elizabeth NguyenBroking Assistant
Elizabeth commenced working with Bruce Insurance at the end of 2016 after more than 5 years in the insurance industry specialising in customer service and sales.
Elizabeth is Tier 1 accredited. She is a very conscientious worker and has a keen eye for attention to detail.
T: 08 9382 5631
Chloe WattsAccount Executive
Chloe joined the team at Bruce Insurance in early in 2017. Chloe has 4 years of insurance experience. She is very professional and has a strong customer focus.
Chloe has completed her Certificate IV in Financial Services with hopes of also obtaining a Tier 1 accreditation in the near future.
T: 08 9382 5641
Melissa PageBroking Assistant
Melissa has 6 years of insurance experience in both underwriting and broking. She joined Bruce Insurance Brokers early 2019.
Melissa holds her Tier 2 and Certificate IV in Financial Services. She offers to the team a quiet efficiency, reliability and conscientious work ethic.
T: 08 9382 5674
Laetitia NaudeAccount Executive
Originally from South Africa, Laetitia is an insurance all-rounder with over 17 years of insurance broking, business development, customer service and insurance specific sales experience.
Her strong product knowledge, administration skills and an excellent customer service orientation combine to make Laetitia an important member of our team.
She holds an Insurance Institute of South Africa Diploma in Short Term Insurance (NQF Level 5), a certificate in Business Studies and is Tier 1 Accredited in Australia.
T: 08 9382 5614
Lindsay RaceAdministration Assistant
Lindsay is an extremely professional office administrator with vast experience in the UK and Australia in a variety of senior personal assistant and administration roles spanning a multitude of industries.
Her energy and enthusiasm make Lindsay is a vital member of our admin team, where she works on a job share part time basis.
T: 08 9382 5600
Tina BeznecAccount Manager
Tina joined the Trades Insurance team mid 2018. With 15 years’ customer service and sales experience (6 of those in the insurance industry), Tina brings a pro-active and “above and beyond” approach to customer service. She values the importance of relationships with clients and insurers alike.
Tina has her Tier 1 qualification and has completed her Certificate III in Financial Services.
T: 08 9382 5660
M: 0438 240 445
Sabrina EmeryBroking Assistant
(CURRENTLY ON MATERNITY LEAVE)
Sabrina has been an important part of Bruce Insurance since 2010, bringing a decade of sales, claims and administration experience the team.
With a background in the hospitality, retail and insurance sectors, including four years in claims and administration roles with QBE, she has excellent product knowledge, attention to detail and a strong customer service orientation.
Sabrina holds hospitality qualifications, Tier I accreditation and Certificate IV in Financial Services.
Tim StingersAccount Executive
Tim started with the Trade Insurance team in 2016 after having spent most of his working life as a laboratory technician in the mining industry. Tim has recently finished his traineeship and has joined the team as a full-time employee since.
Tim has completed his Certificate IV in Financial Services and is working towards being Tier 1 accredited. He has a great customer focus, and is hard working and efficient.
T: 08 9382 5620
Jessica Tran Account Executive
Jessica joined Dental Essentials in 2015 and brings an wealth of experience in administration and insurance broking. Jessica previously lived and worked in Canada in an administration role which she held for twenty years.
After emigrating to Australia Jessica moved in to the insurance broking industry and now has a number of years experience as a broking assistant.
Jessica is Tier 1 accredited and has a Diploma for Accounting and Business Administration. She is very customer focused and always endeavours to ensure a positive outcome for our clients.
T: 08 9382 5621
Erin Larsen Assistant
Erin first joined Bruce Insurance in 2006, and has been an important member of the team.
Promoted to Account Manager in 2009, Erin took extended maternity leave in 2012, before ultimately returning in a part time capacity in 2015.
Erin has a very strong work ethic, is very client orientated and has excellent customer service skills and product knowledge. She holds Tier 1 accreditation and Certificate IV in General Insurance.