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Chris Zietsman

Job title: Head of Cyber Asia-Pacific and Executive Adjuster - Liability

Mobile: +61 (0)455 600 334

Location: Brisbane

Expertise: Public Liability, Products Liability, Product Recall, Defective Works, Construction Works (Liability), Professional Indemnity, Cyber

Specialities: Agriculture, Construction & Operating Risks, Cyber, Liability, Product Liability, Product Recall, Professional Indemnity, Property & Casualty

About:

Chris has more than 10 years’ experience in the management and investigation of specialised and complex liability claims with a focus on all classes of Liability and Cyber. Following his …

Chris has more than 10 years’ experience in the management and investigation of specialised and complex liability claims with a focus on all classes of Liability and Cyber. Following his legal studies Chris commenced his loss adjusting career in Johannesburg, South Africa, focusing on all classes of liability and construction liability related losses in the public sector.
He subsequently led a team developing Claims Management programs and strategies for effective claims resolution and stakeholder management, while also responsible for the investigation of complex losses covering all classes of liability. He relocated to Australia during 2016, joining the Complex Claims Unit of an International Loss Adjusting firm in Melbourne, focusing on complex claims covering various classes of liability, including Public Liability, Products, Liability, Product Recall, Defective Works, Constructions and Professional Indemnity.
He has undertaken investigations throughout Africa, Australia and New Zealand on behalf of local and international Insurers.

Professional Qualifications

  • B.Com (Law)
  • LLB (UP)


Notable Assignments

  • Crop Losses – Chemical Overspray – Liability AUD 3M
  • Defective Packaging – Product Liability (Australia and New Zealand) – AUD 6M
  • Defective Design- Transformers – Professional Indemnity – AUD 4M
  • Composite Column Failure – Contract Works Liability – AUD 1M
  • Dam Failure – Liability – TP Property and Environmental – AUD 10M
  • Rail – Defective Product - Glued Insulated Joint Failures – AUD 3M
  • Significant experience in investigating claims pursued against Parastatals and Utility Companies
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