Kerr & Holland


GREG KERR – DIRECTOR

Contact Details

Office: (02) 9415 1622
Mobile: 0419 203 795
Email: gkerr@kerrandholland.com.au

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters (FCLA)
  • Senior Associate of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF (Snr Assoc))
  • Certified Insurance Professional (CIP)

Relevant Experience

After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte Haskins and Sells (now Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu), Greg left in April 1980 to join the Chartered Loss Adjusting firm MBS Loss Adjusters (NSW) Pty Ltd (now Cunningham Lindsey).


At MBS, Greg obtained the Australian Insurance Institute qualifications and successfully completed the U.K. based Chartered Loss Adjusters exams.  Greg was employed at MBS in the Insurance Claim Accounting Services Division as a Loss Adjuster dealing mainly with the adjustment of Business Interruption, stock and Fidelity Guarantee claims.  Although specialising in the Business Interruption and Accounting claims area, he was also frequently involved in the adjustment of all sizes of commercial Material Damage claims.


In February 1988, Greg left MBS and joined Deloitte's Business Interruption Management Division.  He was appointed as Director to run the division in February 1989.  The division specialised in Business Interruption and Economic Loss consulting services to the insurance industry.


On 1 November 1994, Greg entered into partnership with
Daryl Holland to establish Kerr & Holland, a firm specialising in high quality, practical advice in the areas of Business Interruption and Material Damage insurance as well as Commercial Economic Loss.


Greg has predominantly been involved in commercial insurance claims including Material Damage and Business Interruption.  His experience is in claim preparation, loss adjustment, litigation support, commercial economic loss and Business Interruption Policy review.


Greg has had key roles in the quantification of some of Australia's significant Material Damage and Business Interruption Claims including Newcastle Workers Club - earthquake damage, Boral St Peters - gas explosion, Offset Alpine Printing - fire, Ulan Coal - underground fire and longwall roof fall, Ferrero Australia - flooding of overseas confectionary suppliers premises, Clutha Ltd v GEC - mine skip failure mediation, National Foods Hobart milk plant fire, Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific - explosion PJV mine Papua New Guinea, Woolworths Limited - Katherine flood damaged Supermarket, Woolworths Limited – Cardiff Food for Less Fire, Johnson & Johnson Asia Pacific – extensive Hail Damage, Australian Reptile Park – fire, ACE Insurance Business Interruption losses due to “SARS” outbreak for 3 major Hong Kong (HK) hotels, HK Shopping Mall, 3 HK car parks and the HK Convention and Entertainment Centre, Delta Electricity – generator failures, Metcash Limited extensive Hail Damage and Business Interruption Blacktown IGA>D warehouse, Sinclair Hospitality Log Cabin Reception Centre Penrith Fire.


Greg has served as an examiner in the subject of Business Interruption for the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters.  Greg has also reviewed the Business Interruption Loss Adjustment course module FSA507 the Diploma in loss Adjusting for the ANZIIF in 2003.  Greg currently serves as an examiner for the ANZIIF Business Interruption Loss Adjustment course module FSA507 and the ANZIIF Introduction to Loss adjusting course module FSA501.  


Greg served as Chairman of the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters Technical committee until 2002.

Relevant Experience

Greg has acted in respect of Business Interruption, Material Damage and/or Commercial Economic Loss claims for many clients including but not limited to:


  • Alstom Australia Limited
  • ACE Insurance
  • AMP Limited
  • Aristocrat Leisure Industries Pty Limited
  • Austral Bricks Limited 
  • Australian Reptile Park
  • Bega Cheese Limited
  • BHP Steel Newcastle Limited
  • Boral Limited
  • BTR Nylex Limited
  • Broken Hill Toyota
  • Capricorn Coal Management
  • Central Coast Motor Group
  • Cement Australia Pty Ltd
  • CGU Insurance
  • Crane Group Limited
  • Cromford Australia Pty Limited
  • Cyprus Gold Australia Limited
  • Dairy Farmers Limited
  • Delta Electricity
  • Dick Smith Electronics Limited
  • Downer EDI Limited
  • Drummoyne RSL Club
  • Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific Limited
  • Ferrero Australia Pty Limited
  • Franklins Limited
  • Gardner Smith Group
  • Glencore Australia Pty Limited
  • Harvey Norman Holdings Limited
  • Irwin & Sheehan Pty Limited
  • J Bloch Pty Ltd
  • Johnson & Johnson Asia Pacific Limited
  • Komatsu Australia Pty Limited
  • Madame Korner Beauty Salon
  • Maitland Baptist Church Long Day Care Centre
  • McPhee Meats
  • Metcash Limited
  • MMI General Insurance Limited (now Allianz Australia)
  • Mulpha Australia Limited
  • Muswellbrook Colliery Pty Limited
  • National Foods Limited
  • Newcastle Workers Cooperative Club Limited
  • Oasis Horticulture Pty Ltd
  • Offset Alpine Printing Limited
  • Pacific Terminals Pty Ltd 
  • Penrith Rugby League Club Limited (Panthers Group)
  • Plastic Wax Animation 
  • Praline Chocolates Pty Ltd
  • Queanbeyan Kangaroo Rugby League Football Club Limited 
  • R J Wallace Syndicate
  • Ryde Ex-Services Club Ltd
  • Sheraton Townsville Hotel & Casino
  • Sinclair Hospitality (Log Cabin Penrith) 
  • Swiss Aluminium Australia Limited
  • Sylex Ergonomics Pty Ltd
  • Syngenta Crop Protection 
  • Tokio Marine Pty Limited
  • The Royal Motor Yacht Club - Broken Bay
  • The Salvation Army 
  • Transfield Pty Limited 
  • Ulan Coal Mines Limited
  • Waterco Limited
  • Washington H Soul Pattinson Group of Companies
  • Woolworths Limited
  • Zer01zer0
  • Zurich Australian Insurance Limited


Greg has provided litigation support services to a number of legal firms.  Some of these legal firms are listed below:


  • Colin Biggers & Paisley
  • Wotton + Kearney
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Blake Dawson Waldron
  • Gadens 
  • Minter Ellison
  • Moray & Agnew
  • Phillips Fox – Sydney and Auckland, NZ
  • Clyde & Co – Hong Kong

DARYL HOLLAND – DIRECTOR

Contact Details

Office: (02) 9415 1622
Mobile: 0419 203 796
Email: dholland@kerrandholland.com.au

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Economics (B.Ec)
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Senior Associate of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF (Snr Assoc)) with Broking Endorsement 
  • Certified Insurance Professional (CIP)
 

Relevant Experience

From July 1982 to May 1989, Daryl was employed by Peat Marwick Hungerfords (now KPMG).  During that time, Daryl spent approximately five years with the Audit Division of the firm with extensive experience being obtained in the manufacturing, retail and insurance industries.


In November 1987, Daryl was successful in obtaining a transfer to the Financial Analysis Division of that firm's Management Consulting practice.  As a Senior Consultant, Daryl performed a key role in cost analysis/profitability improvement reviews spanning a variety of industry groups and the investigation/quantification of a major Fidelity Guarantee loss.  Daryl was also extensively involved in the development of a revised performance based reporting system for a large general insurance company.


In June 1989, Daryl was employed by Deloitte Haskins & Sells as Manager, Business Interruption Management Division (now Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu).  The division specialised in Business Interruption and Economic Loss consulting services to the insurance industry.


On 1 November 1994, Daryl entered into partnership with Greg Kerr to establish Kerr & Holland, a firm specialising in high quality, practical advice in the areas of Business Interruption and Material Damage insurance as well as Commercial Economic Loss.


Daryl has predominantly been involved in commercial insurance claims including Material Damage and Business Interruption.  His experience is in claim preparation, loss adjustment, forensic accounting, litigation support, commercial economic loss and Business Interruption Policy review.


Daryl has had key roles in the quantification of significant Material Damage, Business Interruption and Commercial Economic Loss claims including Herron Pharmaceuticals – product recall following Malicious Product Tamper, P&I Pharmaceutical Printers – printing plant fire, National Foods Limited – Longford Gas Explosion, Gosford City Council – Economic Loss claim made by Central Coast Leagues Club against Council, Suretex Limited – Advance Loss of Profits claim (Thailand), Rebel Sport Limited – fire at Bankstown store, Dateline Imports – fire, Lasermax Engineering - fire, Doric Products – fire and The Spastic Centre fire at Allambie Heights.  

More recently, Daryl has been involved with a number of significant insurance claims arising from the Brisbane floods (January 2011) and the Christchurch, New Zealand earthquake (February 2011).


Daryl has acted in respect of Business Interruption, Material Damage and/or Commercial Economic Loss claims for many clients including but not limited to:


  • ACE Insurance Limited
  • AI Topper Group
  • Alchin Long Group of Companies
  • Alstom Australia Limited
  • Aspex Paper Pty Ltd
  • Australian International Insurance Limited
  • Australian Jockey Club
  • Autobake Pty Limited
  • AW Faber-Castell (Aust) Pty Limited
  • Boral Limited
  • BTR Nylex Limited
  • Cookie Man Stores Pty Limited
  • City Tattersalls Club
  • Dateline Pty Ltd
  • Dominos Pizza Group of Companies
  • D&R Henderson Pty Limited
  • Dunphy Sports/Fishing Imports
  • Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific Limited
  • Moffat Group Pty Limited
  • Gazelle Foods Pty Limited
  • GIO Australia Limited
  • Gosford City Council
  • Guild Insurance Limited
  • Hamilton Island Limited
  • Harvey Norman Limited
  • Hawkesbury Sporting Club Limited
  • Heartland Holden Group
  • Heritage Hotel (Wilberforce)
  • Herron Pharmaceuticals
  • Hurlcon Pty Limited
  • Koala Clothing Australia Pty Limited
  • Lasermax Engineering Pty Limited
  • Mannesmann Dematic Colby Pty Limited
  • MMI General Insurance Limited
  • Narellan Pools Pty Limited
  • National Foods Limited
  • Nelson Bay RSL Memorial Club Limited
  • Newcastle City Holden
  • Optima Computer Technology Pty Limited
  • Pacific Dunlop Limited
  • Parbury Fosroc Technologies Pty Limited
  • P&I Pharmaceutical Printers Pty Limited
  • Rebel Sport Limited 
  • Reid Lalor Pty Limited
  • Salmat Limited
  • SAMI Pty Limited
  • Scotts Refrigerated Freightways Pty Limited
  • SOS Printing Pty Limited
  • Suretex Limited (Thailand)
  • Sydney Kitchens Group
  • Thakral Holdings Limited
  • The Discovery Group
  • The Salvation Army 
  • The Spastic Centre (currently called Cerebral Palsy Alliance)
  • Tru-Test Pty Limited
  • Tuta Laboratories Pty Limited
  • Video Ezy Group of Companies
  • Woolworths Limited
  • Wormald Limited


Daryl has provided accounting and insurance services to a number of legal firms.  Some of these legal firms are listed below:


  • Colin Biggers & Paisley
  • Clayton Utz
  • Conditsis & Associates Lawyers
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Coudert Bros - Thailand
  • Dickson Fisher Macansh
  • Dunhill Madden Butler
  • Henry Davis York
  • Levis Stace Cooper
  • Minter Ellison
  • Phillips Fox
  • Wotton + Kearney