Riaan has worked in the financial services sector for 22 years. His career started as an actuarial assistant for a life insurance company and developed into being more consultancy based and HR focused over the last few years. He tends to split his efforts between the granular world of analytics and the bigger picture world of strategic consultancy.
Outside of work, his time is spent walking, cycling and with his family. He has a keen interest in chess as both a fan and a player, playing competitively at his local chess club. Riaan is also an amateur writer having written and published a novel as well as writing, directing and producing a couple of plays.