Our People

Experience and qualifications

Robert Cooper has had more than 30 years in the Insurance Industry working for a number of prominent Insurance Companies and International Insurance Brokers. He is also well qualified with a Master of Business Administration and a Graduate Diploma of Insurance from Deakin University, as well he is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Insurance and Finance and a Fellow of the National Insurance Brokers Association.

Read his Linkedin profile here

While he specialises in Professional Indemnity and Directors & Officers LiabilityInsurance, he is highly knowledgeable in all classes of insurance and has provided services to the small, medium and corporate sized clients with value for money risk and insurance solutions.

In 2013, 2014 and 2017 he was named one of Insurance Business Magazine's Top 30 Elite Insurance Brokers. Read about it here.

Mandy Cooper has had more than 20 years in the Insurance Industry working as both an Underwriter and an Insurance Broker for many different firms. She is an Associate of the Australian Institute of Insurance and Finance. She has a wealth of experience in Business Insurance primarily focussed at the Small to Medium Enterprise and complements Robert's skills within CPR Insurance Services. Valued highly for her high standard of service and efficiency, she will look after all your insurance needs promptly and thoroughly.

Contact

Cooper Professional Risks Pty Ltd trading as CPR Insurance Services is a Brisbane based Queensland business.

General Office Details are:

Phone: 07 3123 1137    Fax: (07) 3102 9294
Skype: cooper.professional.risks
 
Email: enquiries@professionalrisk.com.au 

Its Principal Staff are:

Robert Cooper - Director  

Mobile: 0439 530 910
Email: robert.cooper@professionalrisk.com.au 

Mandy Cooper - Director

Mobile: 0403 692 223
Email: mandy@cprinsurance.com.au

Julia McLaughlan - Broker's Assistant

Mobile: 0412 384 069

Email: julia@cprinsurance.com.au 

Aidan Harmer - Trainee Account Broker

Email: aidan@cprinsurance.com.au 

 

CPR Insurance - Experts who will save you! 

Latest News

Illegal or unsuitable cladding now a big issue

Why we have laws, regulations and Australian standards? Because some people just do the wrong thing all for the sake of making money. The cladding issue is the subject of 4 Corners program on the ABC.

We are already seeing Insurance policies now placing exclusion endorsements into their policies excluding and claims relating to illegal cladding. We are seeing Governments demanding Audits of all existing buildings above a certain height. There are accusations of Builders taking other short cuts such as on Wiring, Pipes and sprinkler systems. 

The question is, who is to blame? Who will take responsibility?

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Small business in NSW

Right after the NSW Government have reimposed Fire Service Levies, they have at least made an effort for small business. The government has announced it will abolish stamp duty on a number of policies taken out by a small business. This is an important change.

What is a small business? In order to gain the exemptions, the business must be a small business for Capital Gains Tax Purposes for the income year in which the insurance is effected or renewed. A small business for CGT purposes is: “an individual, partnership, company or trust that is carrying on a business, and has an aggregated turnover of less than $2 million.”

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