Rene Swindley

director & senior broker

Rene brings to Frank Risk Management experience from the IT and construction sectors.  Having specialised in commercial and insurance law and majored in accountancy at the University of Waikato, Rene is well versed in the technical aspects of risk management and insurance.   

From the outset of his insurance career, Rene developed a loyal client base, particularly in the technology, construction and legal sectors. His technical expertise, legal background and determination with insurers help to achieve the optimal outcome for clients. Where other brokers have failed to get claims paid, Rene has influenced insurers to overturn their decisions. 

Rene takes a meticulous approach to finding the best and most cost-effective insurance programme for his clients. “Our transparent approach sets us apart from other brokers in New Zealand. It has always been about the client”. 

In his spare time, Rene plays representative golf for the Morrinsville Golf Club and has numerous community interests. He is a trustee and treasurer of the Life Education Trust Hamilton; a charity that provides children with the skills and knowledge to make informed choices in life.