Your risk management team

Insurance Risk Solutions has been working with Northern Territory businesses for more than 25 years. Its managers, Brett Hagan, Jo Day and Dwight Shepherd, have over 50 years of local industry experience between them.

Your trusted insurance advisery team

Insurance Risk Solutions has been partnering with local small and medium enterprise for over 25 years to provide appropriate and effective risk mitigation. Headed up by Brett Hagan and Jo Day, the continued success of your business is in good hands.

Meet your insurance advisers

Your risk management team

Brett Hagan

Principal Adviser

Authorised Representative No: 262149

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Brett became a member of the NT’s insurance sector in 1980 when he joined the Territory Insurance Office (TIO), working progressively through the underwriting, claims and accounts areas.

Four years later he was recruited by Baillieu Bowring Marsh and McLennan (nowknown as ‘Marsh’). In 1986 he was made the NT Underwriting Manager for Manufacturers Mutual Insurance (MMI), and six years later he was promoted to regional manager for MMI in Alice Springs.

Brett launched his own broking business in 1995 and was soon the preferred insurance adviser to the Northern Territory Chamber of Commerce and Industry, an association that continues today.

Brett is a workers’ compensation specialist, with more than 25 years of claim experience. He is a passionate advocate for his clients in this area through IRS’s employer advocacy service.

Your risk management team

Jo Day

Practice Manager

Authorised Representative No: 286501

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Jo moved to the Northern Territory from Queensland in 1998. She launched her insurance career in Katherine in 2005, where she worked for Elders Insurance, helping local businesses manage their insurance programs.

In 2008, Jo moved up to Darwin and joined Lumley Insurance’s underwriting department. She joined Insurance Risk Solutions in 2011 as practice manager and bought into the business in July 2014.

Your risk management team

Dwight Shepherd

Senior Client Adviser

Authorised Representative No: 1278928

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Dwight has joined the team as a Senior Client Adviser specialising in Rural & Remote Operations, Large & Corporate Farms, Commercial & SME businesses.

Dwight has vast experience in the Rural & Transport Sectors. Originally hailing from Western Queensland having grown up amongst sheep and cattle operations, Dwight has spent the last 11 years in the NT travelling to all corners of the Territory to service the Pastoral & Horticultural industries. Also having previously owned and operated an Earthmoving & Transport business Dwight is well versed in the challenges facing these businesses.

Dwight's knowledge of the NT market conditions and the specific factors that are influencing Territory business are a vital tool in being able to provide specialised advice to local businesses.

Dwight is passionate about and committed to improving the business conditions for all Territory businesses.