Themba Baloyi

Themba Baloyi
  • Dynamic Management and Organisational Leadership, Duke University (2011)
  • Executive MBA Business Administration, Henley Business School (2011)
  • National Diploma in Cost and Management Accounting, Technikon Natal (1997)
  • Various certificates in leadership and management
  • Current position: Founder Executive Director at Discovery Insure

Themba has over a decade's experience in the insurance industry. As Founder and Executive Director of Discovery Insure Ltd, a short-term insurance company launched in 2011. He found himself selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum four years later. Themba is a member of various boards of directors within the industry; he is also the Deputy Chair of South African Insurance Crime Bureau (SAICB). In 2003 he co-founded Black Insurance Professionals of Southern Africa (BIPSA). He was awarded the Green Number in 2012 (for obtaining Ten Comrades Marathon-89.9kms Medals). In 2015 he was appointed by the Minister of Transport into the National Road Safety Advisory Council whose aim is to advise the minister on combatting road fatalities in South Africa. Themba is passionate about grooming and mentoring young people to achieve their career objectives. He has worked for the likes of Rubico Consulting Services, Siemens Ltd, and Durban Metro Waste Water Services.