Non-Executive Director (South African)
Nelius is the Executive: Finance and Actuarial at Sanlam Pan Africa (SPA) Life and part of the business’s Executive team. He has 17 years’ financial services experience, 15 of which he spent at Sanlam in various roles covering actuarial valuations, product development, finance and general management. After completing a BComm degree in Actuarial Science at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa.
Nelius continued with his Actuarial studies and became a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa in 2009. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in the UK (2009) and a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of India (2011).
In 2016, Nelius completed the Sanlam Executive Leadership Programme at the Gordan Institute of Business Science. He currently serves as a director on the boards of various Sanlam subsidiaries and associates.