Avishal Seeth has been appointed as the Head of Sanlam Umbrella Solutions effective 1 June 2020. He joins the business from Simeka Consultants & Actuaries where he has been a principal employee benefits consultant over the past 6 years consulting to standalone funds and participating employers at various umbrella funds. He is a regular contributor to the Sanlam Benchmark and has championed the cause of improving member outcomes through the mechanisms of communication, technology and engagement. We are privileged to have Avishal as the new Head of Sanlam Umbrella Solutions and look forward to him applying his breadth of experience to enable financial resilience and prosperity for our clients. Avishal replaces Shakeel Singh who has elected to pursue a career path in the healthcare industry. We wish him well and thank him for his contribution to developing South Africa’s most admired umbrella fund solution.