Darren started his career with AMP General Insurance working in a number of roles including underwriting. He joined the Wenck Group in 1991, becoming a partner in 1996 and participating in the 2008 merger which formed IOOF Insurance Brokers.
Darren is a Senior Associate of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and has had strong industry involvement through serving as Chairman of the Australian Burglary Insurance Surveyors Association (QLD) and as Vice President of AFMA in 2004 and 2005. He has been involved in large portfolio transfers with underwriters and negotiating terms of business. He is a committee member for NIBA Queensland, (National Insurance Brokers Association).
Darren specialises in providing tailored insurance programs to protect assets, mitigate personal and professional liabilities and other personal risks for businesses, farms and corporations in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Darren enjoys playing cricket, coaching Australian Rules juniors and goes fishing whenever he can. He has also worked with Camp Quality in a voluntary capacity. He is married to Jodie and has three children.