About Us

We’re all about helping people insurance and investments

Thorner Financial Services Ltd first opened its doors in 1991. Since then we’ve helped hundreds of clients plan and protect their present and their futures through robust insurance solutions. Today, we remain a family owned and managed brokerage, offering an Insurance Hub for all forms of insurance; from life insurances for personal and business to home and contents, medical and travel insurance, plus a comprehensive home loan service, and a specialist investment division.  Our three senior advisors comprise of Denis Thorner, Peter West and Maree Hammersley-Myers; with a dedicated support crew of five office staff.

Geographically we operate in the greater Wellington region through to Hawkes Bay. We also serve clients New Zealand wide and Kiwi Expats worldwide.


Here when you need us

Every one of our clients are equally important to us, so if you need to speak to Denis, Maree or Peter an appointment isn’t always necessary. Just call. We’re here to keep you well informed of all your options, and to ensure your insurance remains relevant to your life-stages. You and your personal information will always be treated with the utmost confidentiality and respect. You’ll find every point of contact with our team a positive experience because we keep your best interests at the forefront of all we do.


Disclosure of information is very important as this may have a huge impact on the outcome of the terms that we can offer you. Likewise, we have an obligation to you to follow the statutory laws and regulations with major changes effective from 1 July 2011 for all financial advisors. The new Financial Advisors Act (2008) aims to promote the sound and efficient delivery of financial advice and to encourage public confidence in the professionalism and integrity of financial advisors.

Disclosure statements are available on request and free of charge.