About Edge Insurance Services

About Edge Insurance Services

Based in Brisbane, Edge Insurance Services is an insurance brokerage led by Garth King, offering quality insurance products, claims management, general and specific insurance advice and risk management services.

Our philosophy is simple... 

“We work solely for our customers and their best interests will always be put first.”

Edge Insurance Services is unique in that we offer personalised and tailored service to ensure all our client’s needs are met. We understand that businesses are busy with their day-to-day activities and need an insurance broker they can rely on, one that can handle their risks.

We value ourselves as an extension of our client’s business and therefore work closely with our customers to deliver the right package on time and on budget.

Our team of professionals have a wealth of experience dealing with businesses of all shapes and sizes.  No matter what it is you do, our team will research the best package to suit your needs and we value your time and money.

Edge Insurance Services is a General Insurance Brokerage, which is part of Australasia’s largest general insurance broker network, the Steadfast Group.  

We leverage Steadfast’s scale to ensure our clients have access to a wide range of insurance companies, a broad range of products, exclusive policy options, and of course, competitive pricing. And when the time comes and you need to make a claim, you will have the backing of Steadfast behind you.

To find out more about Steadfast, click on this link: www.steadfast.com.au/about-us

Our Key Staff

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Garth King Director / Senior Broker

Garth commenced his insurance career in 2003 with Allianz in the commercial sector and held a senior position within the company managing a network of key insurance brokers within Victoria. In 2012 Garth joined a prominent broking firm where he managed a portfolio of commercial clients before deciding to move back to his home town of Brisbane to venture into his own business. He established Edge Insurance Services in 2014, with only four clients. With a commitment to growing a successful business with a focus on providing exceptional service and expert advice, he has grown Edge Insurance Services to where it is today, managing the insurance programs for over 450 loyal clients and employing four staff.

Garth prides himself in personally knowing each and every client that has an insurance program with Edge. Garth’s ability to form long and trusted relationships with his clients is the cornerstone to the success of Edge Insurance Services.  

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Sarah Valdivia Account Manager / Broker

Sarah started her career in the insurance industry in 2003, where she commenced her training and studies. After gaining experience in the broking side of insurance, Sarah moved across into an underwriting role within Suncorp where she progressed into a Senior Underwriter. Sarah joined Edge Insurance Services in July 2018, bringing 18 years of experience and knowledge in both underwriting and broking.

Rosie Thompson Claims/Assistant Account Manager

Rosie started her insurance career at Suncorp 6 years ago.  After gaining extensive experience in claims management from lodgement to settlement she moved into insurance building repairs, managing a portfolio of major loss claims. Rosie joined our team at Edge Insurance Services in 2020, in a dual role of Claims and Assistant Account Manager.  She brings to the role a professional and exceptional level of customer service, ensuring positive customer outcomes when managing all our clients claims.

Ashley Pointer Account Manager / Broker

Ashley joined the insurance industry in 2012 as a small business and domestic broker.

Since then, she has grown her insurance knowledge and has thoroughly enjoyed handling the insurance needs of clients large and small.

Customer service is at the centre of Ashley’s approach, fitting with Edge Insurance Service’s values and principles.

She manages a varied portfolio of our clients across many industries.