Michael Halliday | Chief Executive Officer
Michael joined Lawcover in September 2012. Previously, he was Chief Operating Officer of MDA National, an Australia-wide medical professional indemnity insurance provider.
With over 30 years’ experience in the professional indemnity insurance industry, in both Australia and the United Kingdom, Michael has consulted to medical and other professional indemnity/insurance organisations providing expertise on both strategy and operational management, with extensive experience in supporting the professional indemnity needs of professionals.
Kerrie Lalich | Chief Operations Officer
Kerrie joined Lawcover in February 2013 as Chief Operations Officer with primary responsibility for leading Professional Services of Lawcover – Claims, Insurance Services & Underwriting and Practice Support Services.
Kerrie was admitted as a solicitor in NSW in 1996 and her career has spanned several Sydney law firms. She specialised in personal injury, professional indemnity and insurance litigation.
In 2001 Kerrie moved from legal practice to the insurance industry, focusing on public liability, personal injury/catastrophic claims, professional indemnity and financial lines. Her insurance career has included time with AMP/GIO, QBE and MDA National.
Kerrie’s broad expertise includes leading diverse teams delivering professional indemnity, advisory and risk management education services with a key focus on successful outcomes, business rigour and client value.
Peter Candotti | Chief Financial Officer
Peter joined Lawcover in February 2018. He is a Chartered Accountant and has over 25 years of experience, primarily within the insurance industry and he brings deep general insurance knowledge to the CFO role.
Prior to joining Lawcover, Peter worked at QBE for a period of 16 years in the Group’s head office where he held a number of senior positions with areas of expertise in Finance & Treasury and capital management. He is financially and commercially astute with a strong ability to understand and lever key drivers of business value.
Peter has a Bachelor of Business from Charles Sturt University. He is an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and a Member of Financial Services Accountants Association Australia.