About Us

Ceres Insurance is a specialty risk and insurance business offering a wide range of services for the agriculture industry.

Our Experience

For over a decade, we have been working with Australian farmers, growers and food companies.

We understand the challenges of the land and take a problem-solving and collaborative approach to helping our clients. We listen to their issues, whilst relying on our experience and technical knowledge to provide professional and meaningful advice on cost effective ways to manage their risks and protect their businesses.

Mitigate your risks. Contact us today to discuss.

Our Team

Stephane Baldanoff

Stephane is the founder of Ceres Insurance and brings to the group 30 years of insurance broking experience, the last 15 of which have been focused on food and agriculture.

With extensive experience in both Australia and Asia, Stephane has worked with a wide variety of food and agriculture companies helping them to manage and mitigate risk.

Stephane has particular expertise in livestock (large commercial farms) for cattle, dairy, pigs and poultry, forestry for single sites or managed investment schemes and parametric coverage solutions.

Stephane’s clients, while focused primarily in the Asia Pacific Region, have agricultural interests all over the world and Stephane has been responsible for insuring hundreds of millions of dollars of assets for a number of major companies, including multi-national investors, investment and fund managers and agribusiness clients.

In addition to his multi-national client base, Stephane has also developed strong client relationships with local industry producers in regions such as the Mallee in Victoria, Hunter Valley in NSW and the grain belt in Western Australia.