About CQIB

Welcome to the website of The Council of Queensland Insurance Brokers (CQIB), a professional association that plays a key role in the Australian insurance industry.

Founded in 1980, the CQIB now represents over 60 Queensland firms collectively employing nearly 400 staff and placing in excess of $500,000,000 in annual premiums from over 200,000 clients.

All CQIB members are insurance professionals who are licensed by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission after extensive accreditation procedures.

A CQIB Member will provide truly informed advice on all insurance matters.

2016/2017 CQIB Board Members 


Sean Bemrose

(Tony Bemrose Insurance Brokers)


Andrew Hinz

(Insurance Aid General Brokers)


Chris Murfin

(East Coast Insurance Brokers)

Board Members

Heather Peirano

(Piranha Insurance Brokers)


Angela Downs

(Bill Owen Insurance Brokers)


Don Tickle

(Rivers Insurance Brokers)


Andrew Munson

(Darling Downs Insurance Brokers)


Ron Bellert

(North Queensland Insurance Brokers)


Pat Tully

(Lea Insurance Brokers)

General Manager

David Duncalfe

(Council of Queensland Insurance Brokers)



Postal Address:


Phone: 07 3847 9542

Fax: 07 3847 4769



Administration enquiries admin@cqib.org.au

Convention enquiries  convention@cqib.org.au

Training enquiries  training@cqib.org.au

Careers enquiries  youngprofessionals@cqib.org.au




CQIB Young Professionals Committee 2016/2017


Rebecca Challenor       

Commercial Account Manager at J W Bell & Associates

Kirsty Dowell

Senior Account Executive Assistance at Link Insurance Brokers

Gary Fletcher

Account Manager at Allsafe Insurance Brokers

Bree Hinchy

Assistant Account Executive at Rivers Insurance Brokers

Gerald Lodewick

Account Executive at Insurance Aid General Brokers

Melissa McGarry

Account Manager at AIB Insurance Brokers

Matt Dawe

Broker at Lea Insurance Brokers

Nathan Trembath

Account Manager at Wymark Insurance Brokers