Roger Smith has completed almost 29 years in the insurance industry specialising in professional and executive risk. For fourteen years he managed financial lines claims in the London market on behalf of brokers and insurers. Roger relocated to Australia in 2001 and initially worked as a broker providing advice to professionals and to boards in relation to their day to day business as well as a number of significant transactions including one of the largest Initial Public Offerings in Australian history. Joining Allianz in 2014 he was heavily involved in the launch of the Allianz cyber product in the Australian market. In 2016 Roger established the Queensland office of Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty and provides professional and executive insurance products to a wide range of businesses throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory.