Meet The Team

 

 

Name: John Naylor
Position:Member/Broker
 
Personal Information
John Naylor has been in the insurance industry since 1992. He has a diploma in insurance and is an associate of the Insurance Institute of South Africa – AIISA. John has passed his First Level Regulatory RE 5 and Key Individual exams. John’s field of expertise is not confined to any short term insurance sub category and is licensed to market both Personal Lines (Domestic) and Commercial insurance.
John is passionate about service and cares particularly in providing the ‘Personal Touch’. He is popular with his clients with whom he develops sound relationships built on a high level of trust in his integrity and ability.
 
Interests
John married his wife and business partner Trish in 1992 and together they have 2 daughters, Claire and Caitlin. In his spare time John enjoys cycling and spending time around the house with his family and friends.



Name: Trish Naylor
Position: Member/Broker
 
Personal Information

Trish Naylor joined the insurance industry in 2003. She loves working alongside her husband and together they are a complimentary duo.  
 
Trish’s field of expertise is Personal Lines Insurance however she also manages the operational aspects of the growing business. Like her husband, Trish has passed her First Level Regulatory RE 5 and Key Individual exams.   Her  passion for ‘Doing It Right – First Time’ coupled with her strong administrative ability assists her in developing and implementing internal procedures that ensure that the FSP complies with the Industry’s regulatory and legislative requirements.
 
Interests
Trish is one of 8 children and so FAMILY is an important facet of her life. Any spare time is dedicated to spending quality time with her family and friends. She enjoys keeping up with technology, reading a good book and during the summer months – relaxing around the pool.


 

Name: Marietjie Gaze
Position: Commercial Lines Administrator
 
Personal Information
Marietjie has been in the insurance industry since 1986 and has been “on both sides of the fence” having worked for many years for large Insurance Companies and finally since April 2013 in a Broker environment. She has successfully passed her First Level Regulatory RE 5 exam.
 
Marietjie’s many years of experience in the Insurance Industry across the spectrum of short term products, including claims, makes her an asset to the business.
 
Interests
Marietjie is married to Raymond and has two daughters and three grandchildren. Marietjie enjoys gardening, knitting and spending quality time with her family and is an avid supporter of the Dolphins Cricket Team.



 

Name: Thandiwe Mdubo
Position: Personal Lines Administrator – under Supervision
 
Personal information
Thandiwe joined Risk Sure Insurance Brokers in September 2009 as our Receptionist after graduating from Esayidi College with her National N5 Certificate. During her time on our reception Thandiwe worked diligently to obtain her NQF Level 4 Short Term Insurance Qualification which she completed in November 2014. Her calm approach, friendly disposition and enthusiasm to assist our clients and her colleagues alike has made her a valuable member of our team so much so that after a staff re-shuffle in March 2015 she was moved into the Personal Lines Department where she is now making an even larger contribution to the business.

 
Interests
Thandiwe married her husband in December 2016 and enjoys shopping and spending time with her family and friends.

  



Name: Gaylene Venter
Position: Claims Administrator
 
Personal Information
Gaylene has been a Claims Administrator in the insurance industry since 1991. She is a loyal employee who gives of her best at all times. Her ability to remain calm while working under pressure, together with her tenacity and commitment to her duties has made her stand out as a valuable member of the Risk Sure Team.
 
Whilst not a requirement for her position as Claims Adminstrator, Gaylene has successfully passed her First Level Regulatory RE 5 exam.
 
Interests
Gaylene married her best friend Leon in April 2010.   She enjoys riding motorcycles with her husband, weekend get-a-ways in the Berg and spending time outdoors.

 


 

Name: Simone Blomeyer
Position: Personal Lines Administrator – under Supervision
 
Personal Information
Simone joined the Personal Lines Department at Risk Sure Insurance Brokers in March 2015 as a Personal Lines Administrator, under Supervision. She has written and passed her First Level Regulatory RE-5 exam and in line with her progression within the FSP she accepted a transfer to the Commercial Lines Department in December 2016. She is still under Supervision whilst she continues to obtain her NQF Level 4 Short Term Insurance qualification. She matriculated in 2012 and decided to do a BA in Communication Science but realized after a year that this was not something she wished to pursue. For a brief time she worked in a call centre environment which she did not enjoy as she was keen to get more involved in the Short Term Insurance industry. Simonè continues to display an eagerness to learn and works diligently, consistently and efficiently with an aim to achieve. She sees herself as ‘a dreamer’ who is not afraid to work hard to ‘get to the top’.

Interests
Simone is passionate about fitness and is planning to compete in the woman's fitness on stage category. She enjoys the outdoor life and being around family and friends. She is also has a deep love of animals.
 


 

Name: Geraldine Roberts
Position: Personal Lines Administrator – under Supervision

 

Personal Information 
Geraldine matriculated in 2002 and was exposed to the Short Term Insurance Industry for a short while before taking a drastic career change where she became a paramedic. The birth of her son inspired her to seek more stable employment not necessitating shift work and her previous knowledge and enjoyment of the short term insurance industry led her to considering a position with Risk Sure Insurance Brokers. Geraldine has been with the FSP since March 2015 and has written and passed the First Level Regulatory RE-5 Exam.  She is currently under Supervision whilst she is studying to obtain her NQF Level 4 Short Term Insurance qualification.   Geraldine is highly service orientated and will not hesitate to “go the extra mile’ to ensure a sound and happy customer experience.
 
Interests
Geraldine is married to Louis and they have a son, Rylan whom they dote on. They enjoy spending time outdoors with their son, friends and family.

 


 

Name: Thulile Nzimande
Position: Personal Lines Administrator Under Supervision/Receptionist
 
Personal Information
Thulile joined Risk Sure Insurance Brokers in April 2015 previously working as an Administrator for a then local Training Provider. She began her journey with Risk Sure as our Receptionist and in July 2016 she took on an additional role as Personal Lines Administrator, working under Supervision.  Thulile has her NQF Level 4 Long Term Insurance qualification and is studying to obtain her NQF Level 4 Short Term Insurance qualification.  She has demonstrated an eagerness to progress within the FSP and her commitment and hard work will most certainly stand her in good stead.

 
Interests
Thulile is a married mother of 2 who enjoys listening to music and spending time indoors with her family