Meet the team

At DPL Insurance we pride ourselves on delivering a streamline service to all our customers.

Our team combine an eclectic mix of skills and experience from within the insurance and finance industries, and, we keep up to date with insurance trends and best practice to ensure our products are well suited to New Zealanders.
James Searle
James Searle - General Manager
James is responsible for the strategic direction and operational performance of the company. He has over 30 years' experience in the insurance industry, having worked across a range of functions and in leadership roles at companies such as IAG and Lumley.
Neil Taylor
Neil Taylor - Claims Manager
Neil is responsible for managing our extensive claims team. He has over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry. For the last 29 years at Autosure, he has predominately overseen the claims functions.
Sharon Fry
Sharon Fry – Operations Manager
Sharon is responsible for managing our operations team. She has a breadth of experience in administration within the insurance industry, including 13 years with Autosure.
Gerard Dwyer
Gerard Dwyer - Commercial Manager
Gerard has over 15 years’ experience in senior finance roles in the insurance and banking industries, with companies including IAG, Tower and ASB.
Natalie Ross-Murphy
Natalie Ross-Murphy - Marketing Manager
Natalie is responsible for leading and developing our marketing function. She has over 20 years’ experience across B2B and B2C, both online and through traditional channels. Her role prior to DPL was with ANZ Bank as Marketing Manager - Insurance.
Warwick Bourne
Warwick Bourne – National Sales Manager
Warwick has over 26 years' motor vehicle industry experience. He has held a variety of sales and management roles across finance with UDC Finance and Ford Credit, leasing & fleet management with FleetPartners and Custom Fleet, and insurance in his current role at Autosure.