ARPC Chair re-appointed

The Minister for Small Business and Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP, has announced the reappointment of Ms Joan Fitzpatrick as the part-time Chair of the Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation (ARPC) for a further 18 months.

Ms Fitzpatrick has been Chair of the ARPC Board since January 2013 and was previously a board member of the ARPC.

Ms Fitzpatrick has vast board experience and insurance industry knowledge, including as Director of the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority from 2005 to 2014 and as CEO of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance from 1997 to 2013.

The reappointment is in accordance with the requirements of the Terrorism Insurance Act 2003.