About Us

Staff Profiles

The Interlink team comprises over 40 professional staff members. Our brokers and claims managers all have significant insurance industry experience as well as personal areas of specialisation and expertise. This allows us to match the most qualified and experienced broker or claims manager to suit your particular requirements.

Nadeem Chahin, Chief Executive Officer, oversees all operational aspects of the Interlink business. Louis Christos, who founded Interlink in 1986 and is Managing Director and along with Directors, Lucy Roberts and Tryan Christos are on the Interlink board but also maintain an operational role, working day-to-day in the business.

Nadeem Chahin

— Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Business, Post Grad OH&S

Chief Executive Officer

Before joining Interlink as Chief Executive Officer, Nadeem was Group Commercial and Insurance Manager of a $1.5b public company for seven years, where he was responsible for an insurance program in excess of $20m. He also implemented and managed the Enterprise Risk Management System.

Prior to that, Nadeem was Risk Manager for a national labour hire company for four years and Operations Manager for a large, privately owned, Perth-based construction company for four years.

Nadeem has a sound knowledge and significant experience in Australian commercial, OH&S and insurance legislation. His key strengths include his commercial approach, strategic analysis of complex business issues and the ability to build long-term professional alliances.

Louis Christos

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking

Managing Director

Louis Christos established Interlink in 1986. With 39 years of local and international industry experience and business ownership, Louis understands individual client needs and how to select the optimal insurance products to meet those specific needs.

Louis’ forte is the identification of the crucial risk exposures that companies face. He combines precise analytical skills and systematic efficiency to deliver expert professional advice to clients and their companies at the highest level of corporate contract negotiation.

Louis’ passion and commitment have been the key drivers in Interlink’s success and industry leadership.

Lucy Roberts

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking

Corporate Broker (Director)

Lucy ranks among the most senior women in Australia’s insurance broking industry. Her qualifications and 38 years’ general insurance experience enable her to match insurance risks to the most effective products. Lucy is methodical, precise and a skilled negotiator with insurers to secure client outcomes.

Lucy has particular expertise in the areas of construction, transport and engineering, and this specialist capability is advantageous in advising clients about complex contracts and conditions.

Central to Lucy’s passion for broking are her guiding principles of honesty and integrity as well as her commitment to understanding a client’s business and industry to enable her to provide the most appropriate insurance coverage.

Carlo Muzzin

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking

Account Manager

Carlo Muzzin has 45 years’ general insurance experience across the range of underwriting and industry sectors. He is particularly knowledgeable in matters relating to workers’ compensation, having spent 14 years as Workers’ Compensation Underwriting Manager for Western Australia and was involved in the Northern Territory Workers’ Compensation system.

Carlo has been part of the Interlink team for 16 years, with responsibility for small, medium and large corporate and commercial accounts.

Peter Tsilivis

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking

Account Manager

Peter represents the new breed of enthusiastic young professionals in our industry. With more than 18 years at Interlink underpinning his development, Peter services a comprehensive and growing portfolio of commercial clients. Peter’s total commitment to clients ensures they are well treated, receiving prompt and professional advice.

Tryan Christos

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking

Account Manager (Director)

Tryan commenced his broking career in 2008 and has steadily progressed into his current Account Manager role. He specialises in identifying client risk and exposures, arranging the most appropriate covers, ongoing reviews of client needs, and providing advice and direction for the best possible insurance cover.

Tryan has steadily built relationships with his clients which has been mutually beneficial in understanding their businesses and when making recommendations on their insurance programs.

He holds a Diploma of Financial Services (Insurance Broking) and is a Qualified Practising Insurance Broker (QPIB).

Colette Adamson

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Insurance Broking, Master's of Commerce

Senior Broker

Colette applies significant knowledge and insights from more than 29 years’ experience in general insurance underwriting and commercial broking. Colette has worked for Interlink for 16 years and is always highly motivated to deliver results for clients. Prior to immigrating to Australia in 2000 (joining Interlink the following year), she worked with another international broking firm.

Megan Sumpton

— QPIB, Dip Fin Serv - Certified Insurance Professional - Snr Associate (ANZIIF)

Senior Broker

Megan has 32 years insurance experience across all lines of business bringing a pro-active, adaptable and conscientious approach, complemented by wide-ranging technical expertise. She has extensive knowledge in the corporate / commercial area. Her experience includes 15 years with Zurich Australian Insurance Ltd and sixteen years with insurance broking houses. She has been involved with claims, underwriting management and more recently, in the financial professional liability area.

Tracey Middleton

— Diploma of Financial Services

Claims Manager

Tracey joined Interlink in 2000, before specialising in claims in 2003. She has 16 years’ broad industry experience and 14 years’ specific claims experience. Tracey was appointed Claims Manager in 2008, having completed her Diploma in Financial Services.

Tracey participates in claim review meetings involving the client and insurer to facilitate the resolution of matters as they arise. She also assists clients’ internal staff with information about various insurances, claims procedures and the completion of claim forms.