Jan-Hendrik Erasmus

Jan-Hendrik Erasmus

Group Chief Risk Officer

Nationality: British and South African

Jan-Hendrik joined Aviva in February 2020 as Group Chief Risk Officer and member of the Group Executive Committee. He’s responsible for Aviva’s Risk, Actuarial, Compliance, Financial Crime and Regulatory Engagement functions.

Prior to joining Aviva, Jan-Hendrik was Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Management Board of NN Group. At NN Group he was also responsible for reinsurance and procurement globally, and a member of several subsidiary boards, including NN Bank. 

Before joining NN Group in 2016, Jan-Hendrik was a Partner at Oliver Wyman’s Financial Services business, Head of the UK Insurance Practice and a member of the European Leadership Team.

Jan-Hendrik has also previously held roles at Lucida plc and Prudential plc’s head office in London. He began his career developing investment products with Momentum Life in South Africa.

Jan-Hendrik is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, a Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary (CERA), and holds an Executive MBA from London Business School.