INVESTIGATORS

Pat Coady

Director and Senior Investigator (1999–current)

Pat is a licensed private investigator with 40 years investigative experience, including the last 17 years as a licensed private investigator.

He has built a solid reputation as a successful, trusted and discreet investigator and consultant.

Pat has been responsible for the planning, execution and management of a number of high-profile investigations that required a wealth of investigative experience and integrity.

While Pat works across all investigation areas, he has a special interest in supporting the legal and corporate industries. 

Prior to Corporate Risks, Pat worked as a criminal investigator in the New Zealand Police for 26 years and retired as the manager of all covert policing within Canterbury.

Ron Shannon

Senior Investigator (2002–current)

Ron is a licensed private investigator with 32 years investigative experience, including 14 years as a licensed private investigator.

During his time at Corporate Risks, Ron has accumulated vast experience as an insurance investigator covering insurance claims relating to health, income protection, liability, fire cause and origin, vehicle, theft and travel. He has a thorough understanding of insurance claim requirements.

He has sound business acumen and was previously the director of three successful companies.

While Ron works across all investigation areas, he has a special interest in supporting the insurance, corporate and business industries.

Prior to Corporate Risks, Ron worked for the New Zealand Police, where he was an established and experienced investigator of serious crime.

Malcolm McRae

Senior Investigator (2013–current)

Malcolm is a licensed private investigator with 42 years investigative experience, including three years as a licensed private investigator.

Malcolm has 18 years experience working as a dedicated insurance investigator on a wide range of insurance claims relating to health, income protection, liability, fire cause and origin, vehicle, theft and travel. He has a thorough understanding of insurance claim requirements.

While Malcolm works across all investigation areas, he has a special interest in supporting the insurance industry.

Prior to Corporate Risks, Malcolm worked for the New Zealand Police, where he was an established and experienced investigator of serious crime.

Micky Earl

Senior Investigator (2014–current)

Micky is a licensed private investigator with 29 years investigative experience, including the last two years as a licensed private investigator.

Micky has comprehensive experience planning, executing and managing all facets of covert and overt policing operations; this includes a particular specialty and interest in the management of all forms of serious crime investigations.

While Micky works across all investigation areas, he has a special interest in supporting the legal and corporate industries.

Before joining Corporate Risks, Micky not only worked as a criminal investigator, but he also managed investigation teams working on large and complex investigations with the New Zealand Police.

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+64 3 365 8612

About us

We are a private investigations firm based in New Zealand servicing the needs of corporate and business communities, insurers, legal professionals and private and domestic clients.

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PO Box 666
Christchurch 8140

Phone: +64 3 365 8612

Email: enquiries@corporaterisks.co.nz