William Buck Risk Advisors named best in business By William Buck on 01/01/14 - Mins to read: 1 minute We’re delighted to congratulate both Karyn Hilton and Sam Kitchen who have received honours in financial services. Karyn Hilton, Head of the Risk Insurance division in Adelaide was named the inaugural Money Management Life Insurance Executive of the Year, receiving the national financial services award in Sydney on 20 November. “I was up against some tough competition and it is wonderful to be acknowledged in this way,” Karyn said. “Having worked for over a decade as a registered nurse before joining William Buck, I have a genuine first-hand understanding of the practical and emotional issues surrounding risk insurance. I know all too well the impact of sickness, injury and death on a family – medically and financially,” The Money Management Women in Financial Services Awards acknowledge women whose achievements are inspiring and ground breaking and is a celebration of their dedication to their profession. Colleague Sam Kitchen, a Senior Financial Advisor with William Buck Sydney was also awarded recently, taking out the Association of Financial Adviser’s (AFA) 2013 Excellence in Education Award in the New South Wales category. These individual accolades add to what has been a very successful year for William Buck in the financial services industry. The Wealth Advisory division recently received the prestigious ‘Licensee Select NSW Practice of the Year’ award.