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Welcome to Fred Robertson


A short profile of Fred Robertson


 Fred Robertson



Fred was born in District Six where he spent most of his childhood and teen years. He lived there until the vibrant community was forcibly evicted and relocated all over the Cape Flats. After completing his schooling he embarked on a career in education and then entered the insurance industry as a broker for Old Mutual. In 1990 started his own business, a one-man insurance brokerage which eventually grew into an integrated group with interests in insurance, investment, asset management, and property.


In 1995, Fred co-founded Brimstone Investment Corporation Limited, and  is currently deputy chairman of Brimstone. Fred is a leading figure in the South African business community, having gained experience on the national and international business stage through his directorships of Remgro Limited, AON Re Africa (Proprietary) Limited, Savings and Investments Association of South Africa (ASISA) and Old Mutual Life Assurance Company (South Africa) Ltd. Fred is chairman of Lion of Africa Insurance Company Limited, Lion of Africa Life Assurance Company Limited, Sea Harvest Holdings (Proprietary) Limited and House of Monatic (Proprietary) Limited.

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