Two New Appointments at Cigna


Cigna New Zealand has made two appointments to support financial advisers in the South Island.

Simon Prentice (pictured) is to join the firm on March 15 as a Business Partnership Manager based in the lower South Island.

He was previously with AIA/Sovereign and has more than 20 years’ industry experience.

Sharon Duffell (pictured) will join the insurer as a Senior Underwriter in the New Business & Underwriting Team based in Christchurch on March 8.

Duffell has more than 24 years’ experience in the sector having worked in underwriting for AIA/Sovereign for 13 years and previously with AMP and Tower Insurance.

Cigna New Zealand General Manager – Distribution David Haak says Cigna is continuing to expand its presence and support for advisers in the South Island.