About Us

The Team of Aotearoa InsuranceAt Aotearoa Insurance we believe in quality advice and follow the industry’s six step process.  We Recommend products after comprehensive research through a full needs analysis.  After putting recommendations in place we will review and revise annually.

We are aware of how life and needs change.  Your Wealth protection plan and Mortgage needs to be adapted to these changes. We have over 25 years combined experience in wealth protection and lending.

Our advice is free,  has no obligations and will most likely take an hour of your time on an annual basis.


Bio Photo of Nicola Hambly

Nicola Hambly – Founder and Registered Financial Advisor

Nicola has worked in the financial services industry for over 10 years. During the past 5 years she has set up solid business relationships with business managers in major New Zealand banks and insurance companies. Nicola holds high ethical values as a key aspect to her life and practices integrity and confidentiality. Nicola enjoys spending time with her family and walking in nature with her dogs.


Bio Photo of Louis KinslerLouis Kinsler – Senior Financial Advisor

Louis has worked in the financial services industry for over 19 years. With previous employment as a schoolteacher, Louis holds a history of knowing how to manage people’s needs. Louis’ philosophy is “Our clients come first, therefore we are accountable to them. We like to think our clients are for life, we don’t just disappear at point of sale.” Louis offers the
‘personal touch’ approach, so often missing in today’s corporate business environment.


Bio Photo of VickyVicky – Mortgage Administrator

Vicky in an involved member of the Waiheke community and is a qualified swimming coach and has spent many hours coaching families on the island.

Pre-children, Vicky worked for councils in the UK helping families to find housing and budget within their means.

She now assists with mortgage administration for Aotearoa Insurance Ltd.


Debra Harris – Insurance Administrator

Debra, who has lived on Waiheke for 25 years, deals with insurance companies by processing all applications and claims on behalf of clients, for Aotearoa Insurance.

She is currently studying for a diploma in grief counselling and the skills she’s learned through this study are very effective and helpful when dealing with clients who are going through claims.


To find out more about us and how we can assist you, please get in touch.

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