In 1975, two Western Australian businessmen – Alan Bishop (then just 22) and Neville Elkington shook hands on their dream to set up one of the early locally-owned insurance brokers in Western Australia. In 1977 John Molineaux joined the business helping to generate a significant portfolio of general insurance clients.
From humble beginnings to a hugely successful national business operating nine offices in state capitals and regional centers around Australia. EBM is now Australia’s leading privately owned and operated insurance broker and services over 145,000 clients across the country and employs more than 200 staff. Our comprehensive service includes tailored products designed to meet the specific requirements of major corporations, small business operators and private households who expect reliable protection and peace of mind.
In the dynamic and complex environment of insurance, EBM provides honest and personal representation for our clients, with the simple objective of achieving the most appropriate and cost effective cover. We apply our technical skill, professional experience and personal commitment to our clients unique requirements leaving them free to get on with their business.
Since its foundation in 1975, EBM has earned its reputation as a respected industry leader with a fundamental approach to insurance that sets us apart from our competitors. We provide outstanding expertise and professional care that allows our clients to carry on with their businesses and their lives knowing they are carefully protected from the risks they may face.
“When I founded EBM on the 1st October 1975 I did so on the basis our clients would receive honest and personal representation with the simple objective of achieving the most appropriate and cost effective cover. This has become the foundation for our ongoing success.”
Alan Bishop Executive Chairman
What sets EBM apart…
EBM is innovative, forward thinking and, above all, committed to representing our clients and acting in their best interests. We employ some of the most technically experienced operators in the industry who bring with them an intimate understanding of risk, insurance and client needs in each of their respective industry sectors.
EBM also has the size and scale, resource depth and international networks to provide cover for any situation. This is backed by our unwavering commitment to honest, personalised service that always puts our clients first.
Our clients rely on us to be as dynamic as the industry sectors in which we operate delivering relevant up to the minute advice, expert guidance and a practical and flexible product range. We tailor the best insurance options for the circumstances and adapt the cover as needs change.
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