Management Team



Johan Snyman

Director, Snyman & Van der Vyver

BA (Industrial Psychology) University of Stellenbosch

Johan has played a leading role at Snyman & Van der Vyver for 24 years.

Hestie le Roux

Manager: Claims

Hester has nearly 30 years’ experience in the short term insurance industry with Santam. She joined Snyman & Van der Vyver in 1996.

Aletta Harding

Personal Lines Manager, oversees Underwriting and risk management

Short Term Insurance Diploma

Aletta entered the insurance industry in 1990 as an Underwriting Consultant at Santam. She was also responsible for service delivery to brokers. She joined Snyman & Van der Vyver 20 years ago.

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Gary Luyt

Head: Commercial Insurance

C.O.P.; ICiBS (IISA); Senior Management Development Programme (University Stellenbosch Business School)

32 years’ experience in short term insurance, of which he was Manager of PSG’s Cape Town office for 10 years prior to joining Snyman & Van der Vyver.

Len Faul

Chief Operating Officer

B.Proc (University of Port Elixabeth, NMMU)

Gained considerable experience and insight over 20 years in Santam, mostly in legal departments. Prior to joining Snyman & Van der Vyver in April 2016, Len headed the Legal Department of Cape Town.