Asteron Life Appoints New Distribution Manager


Asteron Life has appointed Kirsten Young as its National Manager Adviser Distribution, following a review of the management structure.

She has more than 30 years’ experience in the finance industry and prior to joining Asteron Life five years ago worked for BNZ, ASB, and Sovereign.

Kirsten Young, Asteron Life's National Manager Adviser Distribution.
Kirsten Young, Asteron Life’s National Manager Adviser Distribution.

Young says that after working as the firm’s Central and Southern Regional Manager, she is looking forward to forging new adviser relationships in the Northern region and “…bring the wider business development team together as one”.

Graham Hill, Asteron Life’s Executive Manager Life Distribution, says the company reviewed its management structure to ensure it continues to meet the needs of the business.

“The change allows a greater focus on leading the business development team and to work closer with key advisory businesses across New Zealand,” says Hill.