Our Leadership Team

Maurice Trapp


Maurice has been  involved in the financial services industry for over 40 years.  His primary motivation has been to focus on the needs of business owners, their succession plans, their business ri... Read More

Brent Wright

Managing Director

With over 27 years experience in the insurance industry Brent brings a huge wealth of industry  knowledge and experience to the team.  With a degree in Business, majoring in Finance Brent commenced... Read More

Gillian Budden

Governance and Projects Manager

Gill has been part of the Maurice Trapp Group team since 2008.  She provides Executive Assistance to Maurice and Brent as Directors and is also the Company Secretary.  Her responsibilities sit with... Read More

Deshneil Hanif

Senior Accounts Consultant

Desh brings a vast amount of skill and expertise to our team to assist Bernadette with accounts, as well as building internal tools to help the senior management team with reporting. Email: Read More

Sian Johnson

Head of Operations

Sian has previously held senior management roles in Operations, Claims and Underwriting for some of the leading Life Insurance companies in New Zealand, and took over the role of Head of Operations... Read More

Tim Jones

General Manager – Employee Benefits

Tim has been an insurance adviser with Maurice Trapp Group since 2009, and in this time has become our resident Group insurance expert.  Tim assists companies of all sizes across the country in imp... Read More

Kelly O’Connor

National Manager – Fire & General

Kelly heads up our team of Fire and General advisors, and has a passion, drive and enthusiasm for the insurance industry. She has a 9 years of experience within all aspects of Fire and General insu... Read More