Group Executive: Strategy
Nationality: South African
Year of birth: 1974
Mr Olivier has been appointed as Group Executive: Strategy on 01 October 2020. He is a member of the Board of Directors of a number of Sanlam subsidiaries including a Non-executive Director of Sanlam Capital Markets and Genbel Securities.
He is an expert in accounting, finance, financial markets and investments, general business and risk management.
Since joining Sanlam in 2000, Mr Olivier held various senior positions in the actuarial division, group tax services and financial reporting areas. He held the position of Executive Head: Group Finance and Interim Chief Financial Officer while the Group commenced a recruitment process to fill the role of Group Financial Director permanently.
Mr Olivier is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA(SA)) and also holds a BHons Accountancy Degree.