Claire Sutton

Executive Manager Life Portfolio and New Business, Asteron Life

Claire is the Executive Manager, Life Portfolio and New Business at Suncorp New Zealand. Claire’s role encompasses product, pricing, underwriting and new business service experiences. Prior to this, Claire was the Executive Manager, Customer Insights and Culture. Her role encompassed customer insights, advocacy, experience design, complaints management and customer culture transformation.

Claire brings broad executive experience to the insurance industry, with 20 years’ experience in customer roles, organisational change and human resources in the hospitality, retail and financial services sectors. She holds qualifications in management, human resources and change leadership. Claire is a member of the Institute of Directors and Deputy Chair of the Northern Football Federation.

Originally from the UK, Claire has lived and worked in New Zealand since 2006.