Continuous Statistical Investigations (CSI) Committee



The CSI committee carries out research into and reports on mortality and morbidity experience of life companies and pension funds.


The objective of the CSI committee is to gather, process and interpret information impacting on the actuarial profession in South Africa in order to improve the factual basis on which actuarial decisions, particularly those relating to contingencies of life or health, are based.

Committee members

The majority of committee members are required to be currently active in the relevant practice area. The committee aims to have representation from each of the large life insurers to facilitate data collection and communication.

The committee members are as follows:

Committee member   Position
Andre van der Hoven
Anja Kuys Secretary
Brice Salence

Chessman Wekwete  
Etienne Le Roux  
Ettienne Rossouw
 Deputy Chair
Gary Velcich  
Hannah Chivaka
Helen Coetzee

Javis Lumu-Bosa
John Craig
Leza Wells
Natasha Rademeyer

Niel Fourie
Norman Kelly
Pierre Coetzee
Richard Montgomery
Rob Dorington
Robert Atwell
Ronald Richman  
Shabeer Omar  
Stephen Burgess  
Stephen Jurisich  


The committee maintains minutes of its meetings and presents quarterly reports to Council. For information on these, contact the Niel Fourie: nfourie@actuarialsociety.org.za

Contact information

You can contact Leza Wells: lwells@rgare.com 

Useful links

Please refer to the CSI Practice Area Activities for further detail on Subcommittees and task forces.

Visit the past presentations webpage for CSI papers and presentations from past professional events of the Actuarial Society.


Relevant documents

Please refer to the CSI Practice Area Activities for further detail on:

  • Mortality tables
  • Investigations and reports
  • Data requests