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Introducing your FIA Board of Directors



Following the election of new leaders at the Regional Council meetings, the eight (8) Executive Committees, and the election of the 6 (six) independently elected directors, we are delighted to announce the newly elected FIA Board of Directors.

The newly elected FIA Board met on 24 August 2023 to elect a new President and Vice-President for the association.

At that meeting, Butsi Tladi was re-elected as President and Ronald King has been elected as Vice President. Our heartfelt congratulations to Butsi and Ronald, both of whom have served the FIA in various capacities over many years.

The FIA secretariat would like to congratulate the elected Board members and wish them the best during their respective terms.  A special word of thanks to all elected officials who give freely of their time to serve the association and its members in addition to meeting their professional responsibilities. We also wish to thank all the nominees who accepted nominations and were willing to stand to serve as a director.

Please note that all director appointments are made in compliance with the Rules of the association.

Six (6) elected Directors:

Six (6) Directors are elected by FIA members to serve for a period of two years. The nomination and election process was held during July and August 2023:

Name Company
Ronald King PSG Wealth Financial Planning
Theoniel McDonald Wealth Associates
Dr. Nolwandle Mgoqi AON South Africa
Peter Olyott Indwe Risk Services
Butsi Tladi AlexForbes
Lara Wild Marsh Africa


Four (4) Regional Directors:

The FIA’s four (4) Regional Directors are elected in each region to serve for a period of two years:

Name Company Region
Gericke du Plessis Smit & Kie Brokers Northern
Isobel Rohwer The One Legal Financial Consulting Services Coastal
Greg Setzkorn Setzkorn, Harvey, Dodds & Associates Central
Caron Whitfield OLEA South Africa Rand


Directors from the Executive Committees and Advisory Council (Membership Exco):

The Executive Committee Chairs include Chairs of each of the FIA’s eight (8) Executive Committees. These Chairs are elected on an annual basis by the respective committees:

Name Company Executive Committee
Zahir Anter Overberg Wealth & Risk Management Employee Benefits
Rob Lansdell Profin Financial Solutions Education and Training
Roy Mac Lachlan Clan Consulting Solutions Membership
Errol Masinga Marsh Africa Transformation
Gerhardt Meyer PSG Wealth Financial Planning Financial Planning
Greg Setzkorn Setzkorn, Harvey, Dodds & Associates Healthcare
Barry Taylor Integrisure Non-Life
George Dell MitonOptimal Discretionary Investments


As we move forward, we encourage all members to actively engage with our new board members, share their insights, and collaborate on initiatives that will enhance the value we provide to our members and the financial sector.

Kind regards

Lizelle van der Merwe