Aether Insurance & Risk Pty Ltd (Aether) is a boutique, fast growing insurance firm.

Aether provides the full suite of insurance and risk services for clients large and small, local and global.

In an industry often clouded by complexity, caveats and consumer miss-trust, Aether prides itself on de-bunking the myths and talking straight. The team consults in business terms, not market jargon and sees its role as the trusted advisor on a client’s Claims Management, Insurance and Risk Requirements.

Aether boasts leaders in the fields of manufacturing, online and technology, import and distribution, health and pharmaceuticals, food and beverage and transport and logistics amongst its growing list of clients. Hear direct from them here.

With more than 15 years’ experience across all facets of insurance from personal lines to corporate and commercial, Adam Hines (Authorised Representative No. 445539) is the founder and Director of Aether.

Adam is a passionate advocate for the industry, committed to enhancement of its reputation and future growth.

In 2014, Adam was awarded the Young Professional Broker of the Year Award (NSW and ACT) by the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA). He was also appointed to the Young Professionals’ Board of NIBA in 2015 where he is the voice of regional, boutique and independent brokers across the industry.


What does Aether stand for?

Relationships. Authenticity. Empathy and Ambition.

These are the four principles upon which Aether Insurance & Risk is built.

Relationships – we’ve got them and we know how to use them.

More than 15 years experience across corporate, insolvency, personal lines insurance and risk management, means we have a bank of respected, specialist and general insurers we can call on to work with us to develop and secure the best possible cover at the best possible premium for you.

Authenticity – we tell it like it is.

In an industry dominated by complexity, caveats and consumer miss-trust, we pride ourselves on talking straight.

At Aether Insurance & Risk, we talk in business terms, not market-jargon.

We see our role as being the trusted advisor you can rely on to navigate the complexity of our sector so that you don’t need to.

The ultimate wing-man for your business, we apply a no-bull approach to counsel and will act as an extension of your team – your bottom line matters to us as it does to you.

Empathy – we hear you and we’re here for you.

Aether has proven experience working with clients in fast-paced, issues based and highly competitive markets.

A team of trusted professionals, we work with you to develop and execute a range of insurance based solutions, always conscious of the time and market pressures you are subject to.

Our manner and approach with clients and insurers is both professional and personal and is, ultimately, what sets Aether apart from the rest.

Ambition – we’ve got it in spades.

An award winning team, at Aether we constantly invest in the solutions, knowledge and relationships that allow us to stay ahead of the pack.

In the same way you see your business on a rapid growth path to success, we see Aether right alongside you.

That means we’re here for the long-haul, not the short-term and you have a partner who shares the same vision, drive and tenacity to succeed as you do.

The best relationships are based on common values, that’s why our clients are some of Australia’s fastest growing and most successful start-ups. We’d love to add you to the family.


image001Insurance Advisernet Australia (IAA) – the bigger picture

Aether Insurance & Risk Pty Ltd is a Corporate Authorised Representative (No. 1004437) of the licensee Insurance Advisernet Australia Pty Limited, AFSL No. 240549, under the Corporations Act 2001.

Insurance Advisernet Australia is a principal member of the National Insurance Brokers Association and a member of the publicly listed Austbrokers Group, who have $1.6 billion of gross written premium under management and ranks within the top general insurance broking groups in Australia.

IAA’s vision is to allow insurance advisors the benefits of maintaining their local presence whilst being able to tap into a national buying group for products and services needed by their customers in today’s complex business world.

The key point of difference for Aether in the market is the strength of our relationships across insurers and third parties – relationships clients can leverage to secure the best possible cover at the best possible premium for their organisation.

An award winning team, at Aether we constantly invest in the solutions, knowledge and relationships that allow us to stay ahead of the pack. We would love to welcome you to our family.


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