16 September 2013
Insurance industry keen to work with new Assistant Treasurer Arthur Sinodinos
The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) today congratulates Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott on selecting Senator Arthur Sinodinos as Assistant Treasurer, and on the appointment of his first Cabinet.
ICA CEO Rob Whelan said: “The ICA and its members welcome the appointment of Senator Sinodinos to the key role of Assistant Treasurer at an important time for the industry and the wider Australian community.
“Senator Sinodinos has an enviable record in business and in politics, and the general insurance sector looks forward to building on the positive relationship it developed with the Coalition over the past few years.
“The ICA also congratulates Senator Mathias Cormann on his appointment as Finance Minister after serving as Shadow Assistant Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation.”