Congrats to Viviene Pearson, new SAIA CE

Viviene PearsonBig congrats from everyone at CN&CO to Viviene Pearson, who has been appointed chief executive of the South Africa Insurance Association (SAIA) effective tomorrow – 1 January, 2016.

Viviene joined SAIA in 2004 as the association’s image and reputation manager. She has been acting CEO since December 2014.

The South African Insurance Association (SAIA) is the representative body of the short-term insurance industry. CN&CO’s Carel Nolte and Josie Holley have both served on and chaired various SAIA committees over the years.

“Viviene’s appointment is well deserved,” says Carel. “She has proven herself to be a capable leader, not to mention a great human being and a good friend to us at CN&CO. People such as Viviene help to keep insurance sexy and ensure it’s a fabulous industry to work in. We wish her every success in her new role.”