(Bratislava, 24.7.2014) Gratex International Australia is delighted to have been named a finalist in two categories for the 2014 Australian Insurance Industry Awards.

The awards, to be held at Sydney’s The Star on August 20, are an opportunity for the industry to come together to celebrate the accomplishments of companies and individuals within the Australian insurance market.

Gratex has been nominated for both Service Provider to the Insurance Industry and Innovation of the Year awards.The nomination for Innovation of the Year was submitted in partnership with PetSure Australia for the implementation of a platform to support PetSure’s brand partner marketing strategy.

This year saw a record number of submissions across the 15 different award categories. Each submission was assessed by a panel of judges made up of distinguished members of the insurance industry. Award submissions were also independently audited by Ernst & Young to ensure their credibility.

“To be named a finalist is a great achievement in itself and one that all of our staff can be proud of,” Milan Neklapil, Managing Director of Gratex Australia.

Also a finalist for the Underwriting Agency of the Year Award is Gratex Austrlia client GT Insurance. GT have achieved consistent growth since implementing UPM in 2012.

A full list of awards and nominees can be found here