Our team

Our focused team of senior brokers brings together experience and enthusiasm.
We are dedicated to providing the highest levels of expertise, deep industry knowledge
and client service.

 

Rob CartwrightRob, Founding Partner

Rob has 12 years experience with Lloyd's Brokers. He is an ACII qualified broker, with specialist experience in Marine and related interests and energy. Rob travels extensively around Asia as a director and would be pleased to visit you in your region, to discuss your insurance needs.

Rob began his career with a niche Lloyd's broker, handling Asian facultative and treaty reinsurance into the London and Far East markets. Subsequently, he worked for Swinglehurst and SSL Insurance Brokers Ltd, where he was involved with some of the largest European and Asian commercial fleets in the marine market. Prior to co-founding Gemini, Rob was an energy insurance consultant for Total Risk Solutions, now one of Gemini's international partner companies.

 

Outside of the office Rob is a keen footballer and cricketer and is working hard on lowering his golf handicap.

 

Get in touch with Rob
Telephone +852 2574 9984 | Mobile+ 65 9862 4285
rob@geminibrokers.com.hk

 


 

Tony Weinert-AplinTony, Chief Executive Officer

Tony has over 38 years' experience in the insurance industry, working across multiple lines of business throughout Asia and beyond, establishing strong links worldwide. Tony brings both passion for the business and an in-depth knowledge of the industry and culture throughout Asia. Tony is a co-founder of the company with Rob.

Tony has successfully built a number of insurance businesses during a dynamic career in the insurance industry including Asian Brokers Ltd and International Reinsurance Services Ltd, a hugely successful business acquired in 2006 by Lloyd's Syndicate R.J Kiln.

 

Before developing his own insurance businesses, Tony gained his earlier experience as Regional Executive Director for RMA Ltd, Deputy Manager for Tugu Insurance Company Hong Kong, and Underwriting Manager for SCOR Reinsurance Co (Asia).

 

Tony is a highly experienced and respected insurance specialist in the Asia Pacific region and speaks English, Malay, Berhasa Indonesian and both Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.

 

Away from the office Tony is a racing enthusiast, an expert mahjong player and a keen follower of Formula One.

 

Get in touch with Tony
Telephone +852 2574 9932 | Mobile +852 9610 8668
tony@geminibrokers.com.hk

 


 

Charles KaiCharles, Accountant

Charles Kai Ming Wah is a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants and has over 25 years of accounting experience in the reinsurance business. Charles is in charge of all client and underwriter accounts and will be only too happy to help with any accounting queries that you may have.

Charles started his career in 1983 with Munich Reinsurance Company, rising to the position of Assistant Chief Accountant. In 1994 he joined Reinsurance Management of Asia Ltd as their Accountant.


In 1997 he joined Asian Brokers Limited and subsequently International Reinsurance Services Limited (IRS) in 1999. When IRS was sold to Kiln Group in 2006, Charles worked for the transition, including setting up the new accounting and reporting systems.


In his free time, Charles is a keen organiser of 3 on 3 basketball tournaments and is active in community voluntary work.

 

Get in touch with Charles
Telephone +852 2574 9906
charles@geminibrokers.com.hk

 


 

FlorenceTamFlorence, Executive Assistant to CEO

Florence Tam Chi Moon is a Senior Associate ANZIIF (Snr Assoc) and an Associate AInstAM, and as Executive Assistant to the CEO is actively involved in all office administration and human resources matters of the business.

Florence started her career in 1982 with Wallem Lambert Brokers Ltd as an Executive Assistant. In 1987, she joined Commercial Union Assurance Company as Private Secretary and Marketing Assistant. In 1988, Florence joined ING General Insurance as Executive Secretary to the CEO to manage office administration functions as well as handle human resources administration for an office with 70 employees and was transferred to ING Asia Pacific Ltd in 2002.

 

Florence joined Marsh (Hong Kong) Ltd in 2009 as Administration Manager and in 2010 she was promoted to Assistant Vice President of Administration.


During her leisure time, Florence likes cooking and spending time with her family playing table-tennis, watching movies and travelling.

 

Get in touch with Florence
Telephone +852 2574 9984
florence@geminibrokers.com.hk

 


 

SophieSophie, Claims Administrator

Sophie has a Bachelor of Laws in Maritime Law from Dalian University (DMU) and a Master of Laws in Maritime Transportation Law from City University of Hong Kong. Sophie joins us to assist in handling claims from initial advice to final settlement.


Away from the office, Sophie likes swimming, listening to music and travelling.

 

Get in touch with Sophie
Telephone +852 2574 9936
sophie@geminibrokers.com.hk