Our team

Our Team

Cratos Life financial advisors are highly skilled in delivering personalised solutions across the whole Discovery portfolio.

 

Graeme Twidale

Graeme Twidale

Chief Executive Officer

Graeme is a fully accredited financial advisor, including regulatory examinations for both key individual as well as representative roles, with over 12 years industry experience. He has formerly been the
Jaqui Taljaard

Jaqui Taljaard

Managing Director

Jaqui Taljaard is a highly skilled expert in the Financial Services Industry with over a decade worth of experience and knowledge. Before joining Cratos Life, she has been a successful
Roscoe Katz

Roscoe Katz

Sales Director

Roscoe has been in the financial services industry for over 13 years. He is a certified financial planner with a BCom Honors. Roscoe's financial skills and academic foundation ensure you
Cindy Esakovitz

Cindy Esakovitz

Financial Advisor

Cindy is highly skilled and has been in the Financial Services Industry with over a decade worth of experience and knowledge. Cindy thrives on creating innovative solutions for her clients
Craig Richardson

Craig Richardson

Financial Advisor

Craig entered the financial services industry with a bang, winning the Cratos Life broker of the year award for 2017 and 2018 consecutively. His ability to build relationships and design
David Yach

David Yach

Financial Advisor

David joined the Cratos Life Team in 2020. With over 14 years of Banking Industry experience, David brings with him a wealth of knowledge, high level structuring and networking capabilities.
Douglas Russell

Douglas Russell

Financial Advisor

Douglas has been a Financial Planner since July 2009 with over a decade of financial planning experience. He understands the need of changed financial planning in an ever-changing world. Douglas
Gary Berkowitz

Gary Berkowitz

Financial Advisor

Gary has worked in the financial services industry for over 13 years. He thrives on crafting innovative solutions for his clients based on networking and personal relationships. Gary works tirelessly
Glyn Davies

Glyn Davies

Financial Advisor

Glyn recently joined Cratos Life as an Executive Financial Advisor. He brings with him a 35 years’ wealth of experience in the Financial Planning industry with a deep understanding of
Heinz Rautenbach

Heinz Rautenbach

Financial Advisor

Heinz recently joined the Cratos Life team, recruited because of his exceptional communication skills. With over 2 years experience in the financial services industry, Heinz prides himself on being able
Lebogang Mokgama

Lebogang Mokgama

Financial Advisor

Through his innovative and approach to Financial Advisory, Lebogang ensures that clients can realise the significance of financial wellness as a core to enabling a better future. Lebogang strongly believes
Lincoln Kekana

Lincoln Kekana

Financial Advisor

Lincoln has been a Financial Advisor since 2015. He has excelled beyond the industry norm, crafting individual solutions that maximise potential. His ability to listen and understand personal needs has
Reihana Suliman

Reihana Suliman

Financial Advisor

Reihana has 30 years’ experience as a medical professional providing quality service in both the public and private sector. Her passion has always been to make a difference in lives
Robinson Nqola

Robinson Nqola

Financial Advisor

Robinson is a seasoned Financial Advisor with an established history in the Financial Services industry. His vast knowledge and expertise rest on setting up financial structures that seek to protect
Shane Berkowitz

Shane Berkowitz

Financial Advisor

Shane is an experienced and qualified Financial Planner with an established history of working in the Financial Services industry since 2006. His skills focus on Offshore Banking, Offshore Investments, Asset
Jean Wilson

Jean Wilson

Discovery Insure Specialist

Jean is our in-house Discovery Insure Specialist. Jean's passion is to deliver the most comprehensive client focused solutions across the the Discovery Insure range. She assists clients in maximising their
Carrene Paiken

Carrene Paiken

Health Broker

Carrene is the Cratos Life in-house Health, GAP and Vitality specialist. She is extremely passionate about the Vitality programme and spends time getting clients to Gold and Diamond status, along
Candice Slade

Candice Slade

Office Manager, Executive Assistant to Managing Director

Candice has been in the Financial Service industry for 15 years and as an Office Manager for 8 years. She prides herself on her work ethic and administrative skills.
Deepa Govind

Deepa Govind

HR Manager, Executive Broker Assistant to CEO

Deepa joined Cratos Life in 2013 and through her diligence and attention to detail she has acquired the role and responsibility of an HR Manager & Executive Broker Assistant to
Pontsho Bolofo

Pontsho Bolofo

Admin Manager

Pontsho has built a company reputation of being diligent and effective in getting the right portfolio information at the right time within the right timeframe. She provides administrative support to
Eileen Guerini

Eileen Guerini

Executive Assistant

Eileen has 25 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry. With this wealth of experience and knowledge, Eileen thrives on efficiency, accuracy and attention to detail. Eileen is the Executive
Thanika Van der Walt

Thanika Van der Walt

Personal Assistant & Broker administrator

Thanika has 16 years experience in the financial services industry. With this wealth of experience, Thanika thrives on efficiency and accuracy at Cratos Life. Her ability to drive organisational development,
Preyoshni Naidoo

Preyoshni Naidoo

Broker Personal Assistant

Preyoshni is a Broker Personal Assistant Cratos Life. She is responsible to ensure your documents are accurately prepared for your financial advisor, working one-on-one with her brokers to ensure efficiency
Kelebogile Pietersen

Kelebogile Pietersen

Broker Assistant

Kelebogile has 6 years’ experience in the administration field. She provides professional office administrator support to her team of brokers and with her outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities she plays
Mark Bingham

Mark Bingham

Broker Assistant

Mark has been working in the Financial Services industry since 2010 and holds a wealth of knowledge in financial administration management. Mark is client centric and is driven by a
Preyoshni Thulsie

Preyoshni Thulsie

Broker Assistant

Preyoshni is a Broker Assistant at Cratos Life. She is responsible to ensure all documents are accurately prepared for her panel of financial advisors, working one-on-one with her brokers to
Deveshni Naidoo

Deveshni Naidoo

Receptionist and portfolio administrator

Deveshni ensures a professional image at Cratos Life, both in reception and in administering portfolios. Her passion for accuracy and integrity is unparalleled. She is not only an asset to
Gabrielle Shaw

Gabrielle Shaw

Receptionist and portfolio administrator

Gabrielle ensures a professional image at Cratos Life, both in reception and in administering portfolios. Her passion for accuracy and integrity is unparalleled. She is not only an asset to