Board

AUSTRALIA

PETER NASH

Founder and Group Chairman

Peter has been in the Insurance Industry for over 30 years and is the founder of Sportscover. His experience in amateur sports Insurance dates back to the early 1980’s, when he identified a gap in the market for bespoke sports insurance and started putting together policies for clubs and associations.

Peter is Group Chairman of Wild Goose Holdings, the holding company for the Sportscover group of companies.

Office : Melbourne

Email : peter.nash@sportscover.com

CHRIS NASH

Managing Director

Chris has been involved in the Insurance Industry for 25 years. His passion for sport as a player, coach and administrator has served him well, spending the majority of his insurance career in sports insurance.

He is a highly experienced insurance underwriter and is acknowledged as a leading commentator on risk for the sports and leisure industry globally. Chris is a director of various Sportscover group companies and is on the board of Wild Goose Holdings, the group holding company.

Office : Melbourne

Email : chris.nash@sportscover.com

SIMON ALLATSON

Sportscover Australia CEO

Simon has worked in the sports industry for more than 25 years, principally at CEO level. He is the only industry professional to have led the Olympic sports of both swimming and track and field in Australia alongside CEO & executive-level experience at six other national sports organisations here and NZ.

Simon’s career includes sponsorship management of one of Australia’s largest financial institutions, CEO of a professional sports franchise, and deputy-CEO of a leading Australian charity with assets of over $70 million. He is currently a Director of ASIC-licensed financial services company, KABM Pty Ltd t/as Sports Super, which supports the Australian sport & leisure industry.

Simon’s Board experience includes being a current Director of an aquatic and leisure facility management company and previous Board roles with the Australian Commonwealth Games Association, the NZ Olympic & Commonwealth Games Association and the Confederation of Australian Sport. He was awarded the Australian Sports Medal for Services to Sport in 2000.

Office : Melbourne

Email : simon.allatson@sportscover.com

CHERYL MCCORMACK

Board Member

Cheryl McCormack is a former Diamonds netball star, a director of Netball Australia and a non-executive director on the Board of Sportscover Australia.

Cheryl has a great understanding of high performance sport having represented New South Wales and Australia at netball. She was a natural athlete who possessed great speed and elevation. A defensive player, she was able to cover all three defensive positions and made her international debut against Trinidad & Tobago at the Australia Games in 1985.

Since then she has held senior executive positions in AFL, NRL, Rugby Union, Racing, Cricket and Paralympic sport and has an unparalleled understanding of the economic, technological, regulatory and commercial factors influencing sport.

ROBERT GROVES

Company Secretary

Robert is a Chartered Accountant, originally qualifying in South Africa, and later converting that qualification to the Australian equivalent. He migrated to Australia in 2004.

He has worked in the general insurance industry in South Africa for a listed general insurance company and later for a privately held group that provided broking and general insurance administration services. He started with the Sportscover group in May 2009. He is a keen golfer and follows most sports, in particular the EPL and Super Rugby.

Office : Melbourne

Email : robert.groves@sportscover.com