Robert Kelly

Robert Kelly Steadfast MD and CEO

Leading the way

Meet our Co-founder, MD & CEO.

Robert Kelly is an acknowledged leader in the insurance industry and has been at the helm of Steadfast for over 20 years.

His passion for the industry has kept him in it for more than 45 years and he is the driving force behind the Steadfast business model of providing quality products and professional advice. Over the last 20 years, Robert has led the Steadfast Group to be the largest general insurance broker network and underwriting agency group in Australia and New Zealand as well as an ASX 200 listed company.

Robert has been named by Insurance NEWS magazine as one of the most influential people in the Australian general insurance industry. In 2014 he received the ACORD Rainmaker Award in recognition of his outstanding achievements in championing insurance and business standards throughout Australia and abroad, and was also recently awarded NIBA’s Lex McKeown Trophy.

Robert is a Qualified Practising Insurance Broker, a Fellow of NIBA, a Senior Associate of ANZIIF, a Certified Insurance Professional and a Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

He is also a Director on the Boards of Kids Xpress and Steadfast Foundation.

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