Renasa’s Board of Directors

Renasa's board, which comprises mainly senior insurance professionals, is supported by an experienced executive management team who are well qualified professionals, and an operational team of skilled technicians with a collective short-term insurance experience amounting to hundreds of years.

Don Eriksson

C.A. (S.A.) Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Director

Don held several senior positions with Price Waterhouse Coopers until 1990 when he joined Commercial Union. He is currently the Chairperson of General Accident Insurance Company and a non-executive director of a number of companies. He has also held several appointments with The Institute of Directors.

Jonathan Rosenberg

B.Acc, M.Comm, C.A. (S.A.) CEO

In 1980, Jonathan became a broking member of the JSE where he remained a member for most of the 1980’s gaining extensive investment and corporate finance experiences. From the late 1980’s, until he joined Renasa in 2003, he gained varied experience in investment and fund management and as the Financial Director of a listed company.

Nick Beyers

ACII A.M.P (Harvard) Executive Director

Nick began his career with Royal Insurance Company (now Old Mutual Insurance) in 1969. From 1971, Nick had a distinguished career with SA Eagle (subsequently Zurich and now Bryte) rising from claims clerk to CEO in 1998 which post he held until he retired in 2009. Nick has a wealth of experience, is well known throughout the industry and, above all, is liked and trusted in the industry.

Brian Martin

BA, LLB (Wits) Executive Director

After serving articles with Deneys Reitz, Brian was admitted as an attorney and for 27 years practiced law at various firms specializing in insurance law. While a director of Savage Jooste and Adams, he was elected to be the Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance which he served as for 5 years before joining Renasa in 2011.

Michael Tagg

B.Sc (Hons) Independent Non-Executive Director

After holding a senior position in the Gold Division of Gold Fields of South Africa from 1988, Michael became the Chairman of a number of listed gold mines and other companies within the group. He also served on the board of Commercial Union.

Brian Neale

B.Comm, C.A. (S.A.) Independent Non-Executive Director

Brian held the position of senior partner at Nwanda Incorporated (formerly Neale Whitecross and Associates) for 16 years prior to which he was a partner at Price Waterhouse Coopers where he was a member of the World Council of Partners and the Policy Board. He is currently a financial consultant and serves as a director on the boards of several leading companies.