HDI news and topics

Alistar Sandilands, Financial Lines Underwriting Manager, talks about D&O Insurance

Company directors working in Australia are under more public scrutiny than ever before. Insurers of directors in Australia are paying more claims than ever before. The cost is in the billions of dollars.

AHK Australia, German-Autralian Business News, Oct - Dec 2018 (PDF, 766 KB)

Ensure your cyber firewalls can take the heat

It’s near impossible for businesses to completely guard against cyber risks, so it’s crucial to have a plan in place for when attacks occur. Whether they’ve fallen prey to a cyber attack themselves or seen it happen to someone else, most company executives are aware of the likelihood of their business being hit.

HDI Global’s managing director and regional head ASEAN and Australasia Stefan Feldmann explains how the company’s international, crosssector expansion led the company into the specialist cyber insurance sphere.

The Australian Financial Review, Wed 14th April 2018 (external Link)


HDI Global eyes new growth with Western Australia debut

With the launch of a new office in Perth, HDI Global is looking to Western Australia to extend its continued growth in premium volumes and solid underwriting returns in Australia. Australasia Property head Dale Graf talks about the new office and what makes HDI Global SE different to its competitors.

The Australian Financial Review, Thursday 31 May, 2018 (external Link)

Honouring commitments to clients is key

Insurance claims against a business not only hits its balance sheets, but its brand and reputation. Therefore it’s vital they are managed by experts only. Claims management is a critical part of doing corporate insurance business worldwide, according to Stefan Feldmann, regional head Australasia and ASEAN and managing director of HDI Global SE Australia.

The Australian Financial Review, April (external link)

HDI sets its sights on ASEAN expansion

Jonathan Jackson speaks with Regional Head Australasia & ASEAN and Managing Director at HDI Global SE, Australia Stefan Feldmann and Managing Director at HDI Global SE Singapore Graham Silton about the companys' ambitions in South East Asia.

Business First Magazine, December 2017 (external link)

Birth of a super-region

Interview with Stefan Feldmann, regional head ASEAN and Australasia at HDI Global SE, and managing director of HDI Global SE Australia.

  • HDI-Gerling formally became HDI Global SE this year and the Germany-based industrial insurance group is serious about the Asia-Pacific market as a key part of its international growth strategy.
  • The company’s Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Australasian operating units would work closer together to help meet regional and international customers’ needs.

Commercial Risk Asia, February 2016 (external link)

Five Minutes With … Kelly Townley, HDI Global SE

Kelly Townley, Market Manager Queensland, HDI Global SE, talks about insurance for Vladimir Putin, the evolution of technology and Paris Fashion Week.

Insurance Business Online (external link)

Insurance Business Hot List 2016

Stefan Feldmann, managing director Australia and regional head ASEAN and Australasia at HDI Global SE, is featured in the 2016 Hot List.

Insurance Business 5.01 (external link)