Medical Insurance Australia Pty Ltd Board

Medical Insurance Australia Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of MDASA Limited.

It provides medical and professional indemnity insurance to doctors, health care organisations, midwives and medical students throughout Australia.
 
Medical Insurance Australia Pty Ltd has nine directors, four of whom are non-medical, with expertise in the following areas:
  • Professional indemnity, insurance and risk management 
  • Actuarial 
  • Legal and corporate governance 
  • Accounting.

Medical Insurance Australia Board Members

  • Dr Andrew Pesce - Chairman

    Dr Pesce is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in public and private practice in Sydney and is a former Federal President of the AMA.
  • Dr Roger Sexton - Deputy Chairman

    Dr Sexton has practised as a procedural rural general practitioner for over 30 years and is currently working as Medical Director of Doctors’ Health SA and Doctors’ Health NT and as a consultant in executive health and rural skin screening.
  • Ms Amanda Anderson - CEO and Managing Director

    Ms Anderson has close to 30 years’ experience in insurance, reinsurance, risk management, general business management and strategic planning with a specific emphasis on professional indemnity, general liability and medical malpractice insurance.
  • Ms Robyn Bateup - Director

    Ms Bateup has over 25 years’ experience in providing actuarial advice to the general insurance industry, first as an employed actuary with a general insurer and then as a consultant. She has extensive knowledge of medical indemnity insurance in Australia.
  • Ms Juliet Brown OAM - Director

    Ms Brown has significant experience in business and the law extending over various industries including insurance, health, transport and superannuation in both the public and private sectors.
  • Associate Professor Peter Cundy - Director

    Associate Professor Cundy is a well‑known Orthopaedic Surgeon in Australia specialising in paediatric orthopaedic surgery and general adult orthopaedics.
  • Dr Stephen Parnis - Director

    Dr Parnis is a Senior Specialist in Emergency Medicine in Melbourne and is active in providing advice on matters of medical practice and health policy. He is a Consultant Emergency Physician at The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, St Vincent’s Hospital and Werribee Mercy Hospital.
  • Mr Ian Stone - Director

    Mr Stone has extensive senior experience and expertise in the motor, home and health insurance industries in the private sector.
  • Professor Owen Ung - Director

    Professor Ung is a well‑known breast and endocrine surgeon in public, private and academic practice.  He is a committed clinician, researcher and teacher, obtaining extensive administrative and management experience through various clinical leadership roles.

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