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Press Releases

  • Date posted: 22 Aug 2014

    CoVision Notice

    NOTICE OF THE TRANSFER OF THE BUSINESS OF COVISION LIFE LIMITED TO HOLLARD LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED IN TERMS OF SECTION 38(1) OF THE LONG-TERM INSURANCE ACT, 52 OF 1998 ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 18 Jun 2014

    MTN Joins Forces With Hollard to Innovate in Insurance

    Hollard Life Zambia has partnered with MTN Zambia to bring an innovative new insurance product to the Zambian market, building on both groups’ reputations for customer-focused innovation. The product was launched at a me ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 19 May 2014

    Hollard Looks To Ride The Dragon

    HOLLARD Insurance has cleverly grasped a market gap by capitalising on the growing business links between China and southern Africa and establishing a desk exclusively servicing the insurance needs of Chinese companies w ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 2 Apr 2014

    Hollard Life and BotswanaPost Innovatively Reaching The Market

    An innovative joint venture between Hollard Life Botswana and BotswanaPost will bring funeral and parcel insurance products within reach of non-traditional markets and potentially pitch the rapidly-growing insurance grou ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 24 Feb 2014

    Taking the worry out of insurance the Hollard way

    The original challenger brand in the financial services sector, Hollard Insurance, last injected fun into the category with its “we get you” campaign in 2010. This week, after a prolonged absence as far as the brand is c ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 17 Feb 2014

    Hollard Appoints Adrian Enthoven as Chairman

    SOUTH Africa's largest privately-owned insurance group Hollard has appointed businessman and philanthropist Adrian Enthoven as Chairman of the Hollard Insurance Company Limited and Hollard Life Assurance Company Limited ...READ MORE >

  • Date posted: 9 Jan 2014

    Financial Services Board Approves Hollard's Etana Acquisition

    The Financial Services Board (FSB) has given the green light for the Hollard Group to acquire the outstanding 60% shareholding in Etana insurance business in a move that positions the merged entity among the largest shor ...READ MORE >

Company Overview 

As South Africa's largest privately-owned insurance group, Hollard Insurance incorporates the companies Hollard Insurance and Hollard Life Assurance. Established in 1980, the Hollard Group provides short-term and life insurance as well as investment products to a diverse customer base including individual consumers, commercial entities and corporate clients.

It ranks among a growing number of companies advocating an inclusive growth model, measuring its social dividends aside its shareholder contributions.

Since inception, partnership has been at the heart of its business model, with the group today boasting over 100 ventures across the insurance value chain. Each one demonstrates the Hollard belief that there remains a better way. 

Headquartered in the historic Villa Arcadia in Parktown, Johannesburg, the group embraces 6 million policy holders in 10 countries on four continents. Hollard employs over 2000 people and posted R12.5bn in premium income in the year to June 2013.

Spokespeople

  • Nic Kohler
     

    Group Chief Executive
    Director and Director

    To arrange an interview with Nic please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Brooks Mparutsa
     

    Chief Financial Officer &
    Executive Director

    To arrange an interview with Brooks please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Mandla Shezi
     

    MD Hollard Affinities and Direct

    To arrange an interview with Mandla please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Stef Theofanidis
     

    MD Hollard
    Insurance Partners

    To arrange an interview with Stef please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Saks Ntombela
     

    MD Hollard Life and Investments

    To arrange an interview with Saks please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Ian Ross
     

    Chief Underwriting Officer &
    Head of International Operations

    To arrange an interview with Ian please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Heidi Brauer
     

    Head of Marketing &
    Advertising & Digital

    To arrange an interview with Heidi please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Nyeleti Shirilele
     

    Head of Governance &
    Company Secretary

    To arrange an interview with Nyeleti please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Wikus Luus
     

    Chief Risk Officer

    To arrange an interview with Wikus please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Brent Wyborn
     

    Head of People

    To arrange an interview with Brent please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Frans Prinsloo
     

    MD Hollard International

    To arrange an interview with Frans please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • David Green
     

    Chief Investment Officer
    Hollard Investments

    To arrange an interview with David please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Gail Walters
     

    Head of
    Corporate Affairs

    To arrange an interview with Gail please contact:

    Warwick Bloom
    Public Relations 
    082 496 4376 
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Nash Omar
     

    Head of
    Distribution

    To arrange an interview with Nash please contact:

    Warwick Bloom 
    Public Relations  
    082 496 4376  
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Pierre Geyer
     

    Head of
    Select Brokers

    To arrange an interview with Pierre please contact:

    Warwick Bloom  
    Public Relations   
    082 496 4376   
    warwickb@hollard.co.za

  • Willem Smith
     

    MD Hollard Personal Lines

    To arrange an interview with Willem please contact:

    Warwick Bloom   
    Public Relations    
    082 496 4376    
    warwickb@hollard.co.za