Ben is a construction insurance specialist with an in-depth understanding of both the regulatory & contractual obligations as well as the risks faced by building industry professionals. This includes exposure to financial, liability and physical damage/loss risks associated with construction. Over the past two years Ben has presented to more than 8,000 builders nationwide, educating them about these risks and highlighting the pros and cons of the insurance cover available. Ben is a Qualified Insurance Broker, holds a double-degree from Victoria University and is a director of Builtin Insurance, New Zealand’s leading trade insurance experts. He has spent the last 7 years working exclusively with building contractors and other trade professionals to help them manage their risk.