Managing Director – MBA
Mbali joined Simeka Health in October 2021 and is currently the managing director. Mbali holds numerous academic achievements, including, but not limited to, a National Certificate in Commerce, a Marketing Diploma from The Institute of Bankers, and an MBA from Business School Netherlands. She has also completed a Management Advancement Programme through Wits Business School and a General Management Programme through Harvard Business School. She has over 33 years of experience in financial services, including banking, financial advice, retirement fund administration, medical scheme administration, and health insurance administration.
Back | Top
Director and Chair – B.Com
Richard joined Simeka in 2011 and is currently the managing director of Simeka Consultants and Actuaries and an Exco member of Sanlam Corporate. Richard is a graduate of the University of Port Elizabeth with a B. Com degree and holds a Diploma in Investment Management. He has over 20 years of experience within the employee benefits industry, has served on various industry bodies and has also consulted extensively to labour on retirement fund-related matters.
Chief Client Officer – BCom Honours (Actuarial Science)
Rigitté van Zyl joined Sanlam Corporate as Chief Client Officer in January 2020. Rigitté holds a BCom Honours degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Stellenbosch, and she is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (FIA). Rigitté has 12 years’ experience in the insurance industry and is a qualified actuary. Her experience includes product development and pricing in the health and employee benefits industry.
Director – B.Com. Hons
Sharon joined Sanlam Healthcare Distribution Services in 2009 and is currently Managing Director of Simeka Health Pty Ltd and joined Sanlam Life in 2004. Sharon is a graduate of the Rand Afrikaans University with a B.Com Hons. degree and completed the GIBS Global Executive Leadership Programme in 2007. Sharon has over 12 years of experience in the healthcare industry.