Nicolaas
Kruger

Back to Leadership

He is a business executive with over 28 years’ experience in the insurance-based financial services industry in South Africa. He currently acts as a non-executive board member, investor and mentor.

He has widespread experience as a member of various boards and governance forums, with broad stakeholder management experience in business, investor communities, as well as government.

Mr Kruger is the Chair of Brenn-O-Kem and Ganneveld. He is a LID for Griekwaland Wes Korporatied, non-executive director for General Reinsurance Africa, Granor Passi, Fintech Management, Thekwane Investments, Main Street 1400, NGFJ Game Venture and Magnolia Ridge Properties 218. He is also and executive director for Finansdeel and Tzamenkomst

Career

He obtained exposure to banking from 1998 to 2010 when Momentum was an integral part of the FirstRand banking group and has served as Group CEO of the South African insurance group, Momentum Metropolitan Holdings (previously known as MMI Holdings) for several years up to the beginning of 2018.

He gained extensive experience doing business internationally, including various countries in the rest of Africa, UK and India.

Qualifications

Mr Kruger has a BCom (Mathematics) (cum laude) degree, is a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries (1992) (FIA) and Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa (1992) (FASSA), he completed the Advance Management Programme (AMP)(Oxford) (2001) and is a chartered director (CD(SA)).