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Chris Hand

General Manager Distribution

Chris is responsible for leading Chubb Life’s Independent Financial Adviser and Group distribution channels.

Chris has been with Chubb Life since 2019 and has worked in the insurance industry for over 20 years. He began his career at Colonial before the merger with Sovereign and was with Sovereign during its acquisition by AIA.

Supporting New Zealanders’ access to good advice is at the heart of everything Chris does. Chris has an extensive understanding of Advisers and how their businesses work. His expertise is central to many of the initiatives Chubb Life delivers to support the important work Advisers do to protect their customers. 

When not at work Chris spends time with his family. He loves all sport and enjoys being out on the water to ski, dive and fish.

Your insurance is underwritten by Chubb Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (Chubb Life). Chubb Life has an A (Excellent) financial strength rating given by A.M. Best Company Inc. A summary of the rating scale is: A++, A+ Superior | A, A- Excellent | B++, B+ Good | B, B- Fair | C++, C+ Marginal | C, C- Weak | D Poor | E Under Regulatory Supervision | F In Liquidation | S Suspended. For the full rating scale and more rating information visit