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ANZIIF welcomes Sedgwick CEO Diego Ascani to the board

The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance is proud to announce the appointment of Diego Ascani to the ANZIIF Board.

Diego is the Chief Executive Officer for Sedgwick Australia, overseeing insurance, loss adjusting, forensic accounting, TPA, building restoration services across Australia.

Diego’s extensive experience in insurance spans over 20 years. He is an executive leader who has contributed to the auditing & change management of claims practices for both government and general insurers.

‘We are extremely delighted to welcome Diego to the board,’ says Prue Willsford, ANZIIF CEO.

‘Diego has been an advocate of ANZIIF for years, speaking at our professional networking events, conferences and in our online members centre. He is a leader who is passionate about the insurance industry and building an engaging culture to attract and retain young talent.’

‘Diego will provide a world of knowledge and insight to our board, and ensure ANZIIF continues to support the needs of the industry.’

‘It is an honour and privilege to join the ANZIIF Board, particularly during these challenging and uncertain times, says Diego Ascani,’ Sedgwick Australia CEO.

‘I look forward to working with my fellow board members to support our industry navigate the changing insurance landscape. We will need to evolve to remain relevant and sustainable into the future. I am particularly interested in the attraction, development and retention of the best talent to grow our exciting and multi-faceted industry.’

Diego Ascani was officially appointed to the ANZIIF Board at the 2020 ANZIIF AGM on May 21, 2020. 

For more information, please contact:

Ari Charilaou | Corporate Communications Coordinator | ANZIIF


The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) is the leading membership body and provider of education, training and professional development services to the insurance industry in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region.

Established in 1884, ANZIIF has more than 18,000 members in over 50 countries. With offices in Australia, New Zealand and China, ANZIIF works to promote and support lifelong learning through education, thought leadership, professional development events and ANZIIF’s publication, The Journal.

Through our activities, we aim to help members achieve their career and corporate aspirations and to contribute to the success of the insurance and financial services industries.

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