Raimund Snyders


Raimund is a Partner who brings to bear his experience as one of the most seasoned insurance leaders on the African continent, to the benefit of the LeapFrog team and our partner companies.

He joined LeapFrog from Old Mutual Group where as CEO of Mutual & Federal, the 185 year old insurer, he led a turnaround of the company as part of the Old Mutual Group’s strategy to establish itself as a leading financial services group across the African continent. Under his leadership, Mutual & Federal was rebranded to become Old Mutual Insure.

Prior to this Raimund served in executive leadership positions in the Old Mutual Group, leading large multi-disciplinary teams in areas of business such as distribution, bancassurance, investments and wealth management. Key positions included: COO and Head of Distribution for Old Mutual’s African operations; Executive General Manager, Old Mutual Life Assurance Co (South Africa); CEO, Old Mutual Life Assurance Co (Namibia); Managing Director, Old Mutual Investment Services.

His experience in the insurance industry in Africa is both vast and deep. Over his career, Raimund has led organic and inorganic expansion, sales, marketing, product development, distribution, bancassurance, investment and wealth management – with responsibilities across retail, institutional and enterprise functions cultivated during a 27+ year career with Old Mutual.

Raimund holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Laws from Stellenbosch University, as well as Executive Leadership qualifications from the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town, and Harvard Business School.

  • One of the most seasoned insurance leaders on the African continent with 27+ years experience leading organic and inorganic expansion, sales, marketing, product development, distribution, investment and wealth management
  • Previously CEO of Mutual & Federal, part of Old Mutual Group the 185 year old insurer
  • Holds a BCom, LL.B from Stellenbosch University and Executive Leadership qualifications from the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town, and Harvard Business School
Alexis Crusey
Alexis Crusey Senior Manager, Investor Relations
Andrew Kuper
Andrew Kuper Founder and CEO
Andrew Rothery
Andrew Rothery Investment Committee Member - External
Annelise Sauter
Annelise Sauter Investor Relations Associate
Ario Harsanto
Ario Harsanto Investment Officer
Caitlin Page
Caitlin Page Investment Officer
Chanel Mandusic
Chanel Mandusic Talent Accelerator Operations Manager
Cindy Bean
Cindy Bean Office Administrator
Clare Murray
Clare Murray Senior Manager, Strategy
Deb Huff
Deb Huff Executive Assistant to the CEO
Demola Adegbite
Demola Adegbite Associate Director
Elizabeth Wallis
Elizabeth Wallis Head of the LeapFrog Talent Accelerator
Felix Olale
Felix Olale Partner
Fernanda Lima
Fernanda Lima Director of Investments
Frances Holliday
Frances Holliday General Counsel
Gary Herbert
Gary Herbert Partner
Georg Brandner
Georg Brandner Senior Manager, Digital
Grant Karolus
Grant Karolus Finance Director
Haslinda Hamid
Haslinda Hamid Office Administrator
Ingo Weber
Ingo Weber Investment Committee Member - External
Irshaad Issufo
Irshaad Issufo Project Accountant
Jasvir Pandher
Jasvir Pandher Investment Officer
Jim Roth
Jim Roth Board member and Co-founder
Johan Vivier
Johan Vivier Senior Finance Manager, External
Julian Thio
Julian Thio Investment Associate
Karima Ola
Karima Ola Partner
Kelly Nguyen
Kelly Nguyen Profit-with-Purpose Analyst
Ken Muriungi
Ken Muriungi Investment Associate
Liana Gorman
Liana Gorman Head of People
Lienda Kavindele
Lienda Kavindele PwP Analyst
Mahesh Joshi
Mahesh Joshi Associate Director
Mark Lim
Mark Lim Investment Associate Healthcare
Mark Pleaner
Mark Pleaner Senior Manager, Compliance
Matthew Lines
Matthew Lines Investment Officer
Michael Jelinske
Michael Jelinske Investment Officer
Michael Joyce
Michael Joyce Director of Investments
Navitha Latchman
Navitha Latchman Financial Manager
Nazia Cassamali
Nazia Cassamali Junior Legal Counsel
Nick Moon
Nick Moon Partner
Norman Kelly
Norman Kelly Director of Investments
Patrick Duff
Patrick Duff Advisor
Phyl Georgiou
Phyl Georgiou Head of Strategy
Pranav Kumar
Pranav Kumar Associate Director
Raghu Kolli
Raghu Kolli Head of Customer Centricity
Rishikesh Bagri
Rishikesh Bagri Investment Associate, Financial Services
Roshni Bandesha
Roshni Bandesha Senior Manager, Impact Labs
Sahib Maker
Sahib Maker Investment Associate
Sally Krmadjian
Sally Krmadjian Office Manager
Seth Meisel
Seth Meisel Investment Committee Member - External
Siti Masturah
Siti Masturah Office Manager
Stephen Bowey
Stephen Bowey Operating Partner
Tapiwa Muranda
Tapiwa Muranda Investment Officer
Tish Smit
Tish Smit Senior Bookkeeper
Wilfred Moatlhodi
Wilfred Moatlhodi Bookkeeper
Yanish Bondahjagalu
Yanish Bondahjagalu Chief Operating Officer (Mauritius)