Nice to meet you

Meet our professional team at FTA Insurance.
With our great people we are able to do great things for you!

Our Founders

Christian Garling

Christian has worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years, he was the founder of the Australian operations of a New York Stock Exchange listed insurance company. Christian loves doing deals to support his brokers. If you have something on your mind give him a call and he will give you an answer on the spot.
Christian is married with two kids. Most weekends he can be found actively involved in his kids’ sport or working, either here at FTA, or around the house. We can’t stop him…. Christian loves being busy!

Lewis Patton

Lewis has over 12 years’ experience as an underwriter and broker. Lewis is well known in the industry as being single minded in his pursuit of getting results for his brokers and their clients. Lewis’ experience includes Global risks, Small to Medium Enterprise risks and complex risks. There is not a risk that he can’t talk to you about …. just ask him! Lewis’ wife has recently had their second child. So, Lewis doesn’t sleep … ring him anytime!

Our Team

Christian Garling - FTA

Christian Garling

Director
Managing Director

D: 02 9003 1661

M: 0452 021 802

E: christian@ftainsurance.com.au

Lewis Patton

Director
Head of Underwriting

D: 02 9003 1662

E: lewis@ftainsurance.com.au

Carissa Kristanti

Underwriter

D: 02 9003 1664

E: quotes@ftainsurance.com.au

Tremayne Lilly

Underwriter

D: 02 9003 1665

E: quotes@ftainsurance.com.au

Danique Groeneveld

Broker Relationship Manager

D: 02 9003 1666

E: danique@ftainsurance.com.au

Aleah Taylor

Admin Assistant

D: 02 9003 1663

E: quotes@ftainsurance.com.au

Abbie Dyble

Admin Assistant

D: 02 9003 1660

E: quotes@ftainsurance.com.au

Melissa Mudge - FTA

Melissa Mudge

Claims Manager

D: 02 9003 1660

E: claims@ftainsurance.com.au

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