BANKING COMMITTEE

Activities of committee / mandate of committee

The Banking Committee was established to consider the current and potential actuarial involvement in this area. The committee’s objectives include investigation of key issues in the banking environment and providing guidance to actuaries practising in this environment.

The growing demand for the actuarial skills set has seen the number of actuaries and actuarial students in the banking environment grow significantly. The Banking committee was established to consider the current and future actuarial involvement in banking.

The committee has set the following main objectives:

  • Consider, from the point of view of the actuarial profession, matters relating to Banking.
  • Advise the actuarial profession on all matters relating to Banking related activities.
  • Lead in the development of educational material and professional guidance for actuaries.
  • Engage in research, which provides further insights into Banking.
  • Provide quality sessional meetings, at least three times a year.

Who are the committee


The committee members are as follows:

Name Surname Role
Alistair Bye Education
Amon Magunje Research and Events
Ania Botha Education, Past Deputy Chair
Anita McGill Education
Antonie Jagga Education
Bayanda Dumezweni ASABA Representative
Christiaan Ahlers SARB Representative
Corne Conradie Education and Research
Danielle Mitchell Research and Events
David Hatherell Education and Events
Dawie Spangenberg Education
Ernest Louw Education
Hermann Wenhold Education
Jan-Harm Pretorius Education
Jerome Mahadeo Deputy co-Chairperson (Education)
Jihad Jhaveri Education Subcommittee co-Chairperson
Kearan Hartzenberg Education
Kondelelani Muthaphuli SARB Representative
Kudakwashe Mupandawana Deputy co-Chairperson (Research and Events)
Kudzai Chigiji Chairperson
Kudzai Mushininga Research and Events
Letsatsi Pole Research and Events
Mark Brits BASA Representative
Mark Steinhaus Education
Michael Tichareva Education, Past chair
Motlatsi Mutlanyane Council Representative
Niel Fourie Council Representative
Niraj Rijhumal Education Subcommittee co-Chairperson
Pravin Burra Education and Events
Richardt Hechter Education and Events
Rolf van den Heever Education
Thomas Sithole Research and Events
Timothy-John Daniel Education
Tsitsi Makoni Secretary
Valentine Jingura Research and Events
Zayne Cassim Education

Presentations and articles

Visit the past presentations page for Banking and Finance papers and presentations from past professional events of the Actuarial Society.

Useful links

Please refer to the Practice Area Activities for details on committee activities and events.

Relevant documents
Terms of reference

Contact information

Kudzai Chigiji chigiji.kudzai@gmail.com