About Us

The ACC Alternative by Adelphi Insurance Brokers

Adelphi Insurance Brokers Ltd is a nationwide Kiwi owned insurance brokerage with a wealth of experience in the New Zealand Insurance Industry.


We are committed to providing exceptional service by first understanding your needs and circumstances, then developing with you a Personalised Protection Package to give you maximum cover at an affordable price.


Your health and your ability to earn an income are your two most important assets. Adelphi’s team of expert advisers and friendly customer support staff work alongside you to protect your lifestyle, your income, your family and your business should an unexpected life event occur.


Below are our ACC Alternative specialists.

Chris Goddard

Chris Goddard

Financial Adviser, Insurance Specialist

Chris is a vastly experienced adviser devoting the last decade to helping individuals, families and small business owners develop personalised insurance plans to meet their individual circumstances and needs.

Chris is a Financial Adviser whose unique skill is making insurance simple and easily understood. He is as passionate about classic cars as he is about ensuring people have the right insurance cover in place for when they need it the most – claim time – and Chris will be right there with a helping hand when that time comes.

Dr. Niroshini (Nina) Giles

Financial Adviser, Insurance Specialist

Nina is a Financial Adviser living in Dunedin. She holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the U.K., followed by a postgraduate qualification in Total Quality Management. Nina has been actively involved in cancer research at major universities in the USA, Australia and New Zealand, and has also worked as a Medical Recruitment Adviser for the Southern District Health Board.

Nina’s commitment to people’s wellbeing has now moved to a personalised and community-based role with Adelphi, where she enjoys assisting individuals with important insurance decisions, helping them to protect themselves and their loved ones from life’s unexpected changes. In her free time Nina enjoys painting, swimming, and skiing with her family in Queenstown.


Andy Kinchella

Financial Adviser, Insurance Specialist

Andy is our Waikato based insurance specialist, originally hailing from Whanganui. Andy has vast experience regarding ACC claims & business insurance policies inclusive of detailed experience surrounding the public systems elective surgery and treatment injury claims processing. Andy has worked alongside numerous companies with reference to ACC’s CoverPlus Extra business-built program, receiving complimentary feedback and providing sound advice. Having worked as a Senior Representative on behalf of ACC, Andy has a large arsenal of knowledge pertaining to ACC and the public health system, Andy is an innovative problem solver and is passionate about helping you achieve optimum Insurance cover for you and your loved ones.

Andy has an honest value at heart for his clients and appreciates the significance and importance of Insurance.

Ian Piercy

Financial Adviser, Insurance Specialist

Ian is a Financial Adviser – Insurance Specialist based in the South Island. He has a bachelor’s degree in Applied Management. Ian and his wife, Yvette are now working together as partners in their own business within the Insurance Industry, creating a power couple that are focused on getting you the right cover to protect your financial security.

Having been self-employed for much of his working life Ian has experience in the dairy and tourism industries and has also held various positions in the corporate world.


Matthew Rule

Financial Adviser, Insurance Specialist

Matthew is a Financial Adviser based in Auckland. He is an ex tradie who after retraining earnt a bachelor’s degree in business majoring in Human Resource Management and Management. He has spent over 12 years in the Financial Services industry where he has worked in small businesses through to large accounting firms providing specialist risk advice for individuals and businesses. Outside of work Matthew is a keen amateur Crossfitter, gamer and dog walker.