Nationality: South African
Year of birth: 1974
Mr Olivier was appointed interim Chief Financial Officer on 1 August 2019 whilst the Group commences a recruitment process to fill the role of Group Financial Director permanently. Mr Olivier is a member of the Board of directors of a number of Sanlam subsidiaries, including non-executive director of Sanlam Capital Markets and Genbel Securities. He is an expert in accounting, finance, financial markets and investment, general business and risk management.
Since joining Sanlam in 2000, Mr Olivier held various senior positions in the actuarial, group tax services and financial reporting areas. He held the position of Executive Head: Group Finance before his appointment as Chief Financial Officer.
Mr Olivier is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA(SA)) and also holds a BHons Accountancy.