Industry Leading Experts

Anton Reinke
Associate Director

+27 11 038 3742
M +27 82 552 0524
anton.reinke@qedact.com

Speciality: General Insurance

Anton is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Fellow of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries UK. He has more than 18 years’ experience working for several insurance groups and consulting to many insurance companies across the African continent.

Christine van Heerden
Actuarial Manager

+27 11 038 3732
+27 72 738 3725
christine.van.heerden@qedact.com

Speciality: General Insurance, Healthcare

Christine is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Fellow of the Nigerian Actuarial Society. She has been consulting to general insurance companies and medical insurers for the past 5 years.

Craig Falconer
CEO

T  +27 11 038 3726
+27 82 337 2545
craig.falconer@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Craig heads up QED, is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and an approved Life Statutory Actuary in South Africa and a number of other jurisdictions. He has served on the Life Assurance Committee of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and has been involved in consulting on strategic and statutory issues to a wide range of life insurers for over 25 years.

Edmond Vigoureux
Senior Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3706
+27 72 062 1332
edmond.vigoureux@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance, SAM, Asset Liability Modelling

Edmond is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and heads up the Research and Development division. He is spearheading QED’s vision of continued innovation, accountability and insight. Edmond has more than 8 years’ experience in life insurance and has consulted to several insurance companies across Africa and beyond.

Heinrich Wessels
Associate Director

T  +27 11 038 3709
+27 83 501 0546
heinrich.wessels@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Heinrich has over 10 years of experience in life actuarial consulting across Africa and the Caribbean. He specialises in product development, financial reporting and business development. He is a member of the Actuarial Society of South Africa, Society of Actuaries of Namibia and Caribbean Actuarial Association.

Henré Prinsloo
Actuarial Director

T  +27 11 038 3710
+27 82 787 1653
henre.prinsloo@qedact.com

Speciality: Employee Benefits

Henré is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Fellow of the Nigerian Actuarial Society. He is also an approved valuator of retirement funds in South Africa. He serves on the Retirement Matters Committee of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and has been involved in consulting to a wide range of retirement funds and companies for the past 12 years.

Henri Snyders
Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3710
+27 82 628 9190
henri.snyders@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance and ERCM

Henri is a manager in the Life Insurance team of QED and is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary. He has more than 5 years’ experience in life insurance and risk management and consults to insurance companies in South Africa, East Africa and West Africa.

Herman Kalmer
Senior Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3743
+27 83 326 1003
herman.kalmer@qedact.com

Speciality: ERCM

Herman is a certified Financial Risk Manager (GARP) and a nearly qualified Actuary with the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries. Herman has more than 12 years’ experience in insurance, banking, employee benefits and regulations. He has consulted to various financial institutions across Africa and the Middle East. Herman acts as the external Chief Risk Officer for several insurers.

Joseph Birundu
Country Head, Kenya

+254 706 595594
joseph.birundu@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Joseph is a Fellow of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries and a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of Kenya. He has more than 18 years’ experience in the UK and Kenya and has worked for several large life insurers. He is an active member of the Actuarial Society of Kenya and participates in the risk based capital and IFRS17 working parties.

Lance Moroney
Country Head, Mauritius

+230 525 82316
lance.moroney@qedact.com

Speciality: General Insurance

Lance is a fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of Kenya. He is also an approved General Insurance Statutory Actuary in South Africa and other jurisdictions. Lance has more than 19 years’ experience in insurance across the African continent. Lance serves on the Short Term Insurance Committee of the Actuarial Society of South Africa.

Matthew Huber
Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3715
+27 82 499 7073
matthew.huber@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance and Software Development

Matthew is a member of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and is the lead developer of QED’s in-house actuarial software, Basys. He has been involved in a wide range of life insurance and technology projects over the last 12 years.

Nicolai von Rummell
Associate Director

T  +27 11 038 3713
+27 72 199 0147
nicolai.von.rummell@qedact.com

Speciality: General Insurance and ERCM

Nicolai is a Fellow of the German Actuarial Society and a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa. He has more than 14 years’ experience in finance, risk management and actuarial roles in Europe and South Africa and most recently worked for The Boston Consulting Group and AIG as the CRO.

Pravin Burra
Consulting Actuary

+27 82 336 1515
pravin.burra@qedact.com

Speciality: Banking

Pravin is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a Fellow of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries UK. Pravin is a former Director at Deloitte and headed up the capital markets team where he became one of the leading actuaries in the banking sector in South Africa. He has more than 25 years’ experience and he has been a key advisor to most of the large South African banks.

Ritin Chauhan
Director

T  +27 11 038 3718
+27 83 415 1828
ritin.chauhan@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Ritin is a director at QED, a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa, the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries UK and the Actuarial Society of Kenya. He is an approved Life Statutory Actuary in South Africa and a number of other jurisdictions. He chairs the Africa Committee of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and is the Secretary of the African Insurance Organisation’s Life Committee.

Shaun Bennet
Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3722
+27 74 279 0753
shaun.bennet@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance and Analytics

Shaun is a member of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and leads the development and roll-out of analytics solutions to our clients. He has more than 7 years’ experience in consulting to insurers in South Africa, Mauritius and Kenya.

Svenja Poriazis
Associate Director

T  +27 11 038 3724
+27 82 268 3871
svenja.poriazis@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Svenja has over 10 years’ experience in the life insurance consulting field and is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries UK. She is also an approved Statutory Actuary in South Africa and in a number of other African countries. Svenja has served on the Actuarial Society of South Africa’s AIDS Committee, as well as Education Sub-committee.

Tarryn Fahy
Senior Actuarial Manager

T  +27 11 038 3726
+27 82 337 2545
tarryn.fahy@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Tarryn is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and an approved Life Statutory Actuary in South Africa, Zambia and Ghana. She serves on the Market Conduct Committee and has been consulting to a wide range of life insurers across Africa for 12 years.

Tracy Lister
Associate Director

T  +27 11 038 3706
+27 76 255 1501
tracy.lister@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance and ERCM

Tracy is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries UK as well as a Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary. She has over 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry, predominantly in the fields of life insurance and reinsurance.

Xander Fauré
Associate Director

T  +27 11 038 3728
+27 82 872 8472
xander.faure@qedact.com

Speciality: Life Insurance

Xander is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and an approved Life Statutory Actuary in South Africa and the Appointed Actuary in a number of other jurisdictions. He serves on the Embedded Value and APN110 Committees of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and has been involved in providing solutions to a wide range of life insurers over the past 18 years.