Our People

Protecting you and your loved ones when you need it most.

We’re one of Australia’s
longest standing life insurers

For over 140 years NobleOak has been helping Australians protect their lives and loved ones. Our vision is to better protect Australians by providing more affordable Life Insurance directly to clients.


Our Board


Paul Sampson

Chairman and
Non Executive Director

Stephen Harrison

Deputy Chairman and
Non Executive Director

Anthony R Brown

Chief Executive Officer
and Director

Patricia Priest

Chief Financial

Kevin Hamman

Non Executive

Emery Feyzeny

Non Executive

Martin Edwards

Non Executive


Our Leadership team


Anthony Brown

Chief Executive Officer
and Director

Steve Hitchcock

Chief Operating Officer

Sanjay Balakrishnan

Chief Marketing Officer

Phil Hill

Chief Underwriter

Matthew Wilson

Chief Risk Officer

Sarah Ding

Senior Finance Manager

Matt Minney

Claims and Operations Manager

Fiona Vella

Head of Distribution

Award winning cover

Feel secure knowing you’re covered by the winner of the Canstar Outstanding Value, Strategic Insight Overall Excellence and FEEFO Gold Trusted Services awards.