The Advisers


The Advisers Nic

Nic Tyson


Nic Tyson is the Director of The Advisers and works with a vibrant and long-standing team of professionals where our goal is to make sure we are there for our clients when things go wrong.

Before taking on the mantle as Director, Nic worked within the business helping lead our point of difference which is the caring and strong relationships with all of our clients. He has a strong background in the Insurance field having previously worked for a corporate insurance brokering firm, he was a trained Accountant and now drives the business forward in its continued success and growth.

Nic is a Chartered Insurance Broker and lives locally with his wife and two young children. With a wide range of interests, he enjoys coffee, entrepreneurship and a swim in the sea.

The Advisers Team Jacinda

Jacinda Doell


Meet Jacinda, a dedicated Broker with a wealth of experience in insurance and banking. Since 2010

Jacinda has been passionately helping clients with their insurance needs, from home and contents to business requirements and life, Health and income covers.

Working with The Advisers team allows Jacinda to personalise her client’s insurance journey from the very first meeting. She understands the importance of work/life balance and the need to protect what’s most important to us. With her expertise, clients can rest assured that even the little things in life are safeguarded against the unforeseen.

Call Jacinda on 027 435 3809

Mike Weren


Mike has been in the financial services industry since 1978.  Initially he worked in Rural and Commercial banking in various places throughout the North Island

In 1999 Mike progressed to the insurance industry. Working with The Advisers sees him looking after people and their businesses throughout the country but primarily in Central Taranaki. Mike is in the business of helping customers achieve their financial goals and protect their valuable assets, by offering advice that takes into account their individual situation. Mike is married and has two adult children. He is involved in local community organisations, namely Rotokare Scenic Reserve Trust, Eltham Lions and South Taranaki Underwater Club.  Mike enjoys fishing, diving, travel and motorcycle riding.

Call Mike on 027 569 3736

The Advisers Team Christine

Christine Upson


Meet Christine, a passionate and integral team member of The Advisers since 2008.

She loves working with clients, ensuring their insurance provides the coverage they need. A problem-solving enthusiast, she enjoys thinking outside the box to find the right solutions. Christine’s attention to detail is invaluable to both our clients and the office, instilling confidence in the provided policies and documentation. She also plays a crucial role in ensuring smooth business operations, delivering top-notch service to all of our clients.

The Advisers Jane

Jane Bishop


Jane is an experienced Adviser providing advice on all your Domestic and Personal Insurances.

Jane is an experienced Adviser providing advice on all your Domestic and Personal Insurances.


Jane works with clients to understand their needs and provides great advice and genuinely cares about her clients and the people she deals with. She has extensive knowledge from working within the insurance industry since 2010 and has a work ethic that is second to none. She is committed to building long-standing relationships, providing the right advice, and making sure the policy you take is exactly what you need.


When not working Jane is a parent to two daughters, she enjoys getting out walking, watching kids’ netball and hanging out with her husband.

The Advisers Team Debbie

Debbie Prevett

Client Support

Debbie has an extensive career running businesses in the UK and is our financial and client support star, who works hard to make sure the back office is running smoothly.

Moreover, she takes pride in delivering top-notch support to our clients, assisting with their day-to-day inquiries. Debbie’s dedication ensures smooth operations and exceptional service, making her an indispensable asset to our team and clients alike.

The Advisers Team Sarah

Sarah Oliver

Client Support

Meet Sarah our processing and client support specialist at The Advisers. With extensive experience in the insurance industry and a strong focus on customer support since 2016

Sarah brings valuable expertise to our team. Her commitment to prioritising clients’ well-being makes her an invaluable asset in our organisation.


In her role, Sarah ensures that client requests are handled efficiently and with utmost care. She is dedicated to providing exceptional service, has great attention to detail and ensures our clients’ needs are met promptly and effectively.


Sarah is our processing superstar, she has a great connection with Family and Friends and loves our Taranaki Lifestyle and everything that it brings.

The Advisers Team Stacey

Stacey Jones

Claims manager

Introducing Stacey Jones, our dedicated Claims Manager at Advisers for Insurance.

Stacey is passionate about ensuring our clients have a hassle-free claims experience.  She goes above and beyond to make sure our clients are in the best position at claim time, so you get the best results possible.  Her expertise, attention to detail and commitment to client satisfaction make her our secret weapon and vital to our team.  With Stacey by your side, you can trust that your claims will be handled with utmost care and efficiency.

Stacey is the office joker and doesn’t take life to seriously.  Outside of work you will find her riding on a Harley Davidson, mucking in on her lifestyle block or socialising with family and friends

Louise Jeffares

Client Support

Meet Louise, a seasoned professional with years of experience in the insurance industry. With a deep passion for client support and an unwavering commitment to accuracy, Louise is driven to ensure everything is just right.

Joining The Advisers was a natural step for Louise, as their client-first approach aligns perfectly with her values. From her sunny remote office in Hawkes Bay, she efficiently handles the processing of renewals and policy changes, ensuring clients receive timely and well-prepared service.

Excited about the challenges ahead, Louise is thrilled to be an integral part of The Advisers team. With her dedication and expertise, she aims to contribute significantly to the team’s success and the satisfaction of our valued clients