Our Team

Stefan Swanepoel


Stefan Swanepoel is the principal consultant for Directrix Risk Services. He is a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries (Scotland) and a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa as well as a Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary. He holds a degree in Insurance Science, an Honours Degree in Actuarial Science, an Advanced Certificate in Risk Management, a Diploma in Actuarial Techniques (Faculty of Actuaries: Scotland) and a Certificate in Finance and Investment (Faculty of Actuaries: Scotland) as well as being a Fellow of the Institute of Risk Management (South Africa).

Stefan has been in actuarial, risk and insurance consulting for more than 16 years. Individual projects include risk assessment and quantification, as well as insurance and reinsurance structuring and assistance with placement. Stefan’s actuarial team has a combined 12 years’ experience in risk quantification and retention / transfer structuring.

Ilze de Beer

BCom (Hons), CA(SA)

Ilze de Beer heads Directrix Management Services and is a chartered accountant.

Her team has more than 15 years’ experience in the management and reporting of risk retention structures. Other abilities include forensic accounting and development of risk governance structures.