Mr. Preston Speckmann is a Doctor of Business Administration Candidate. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Accounting Science from the University in South Africa. He is a Chartered Accountant with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. At present, Mr. Speckmann sits as a Non-Executive Director on several boards including: Santam Limited; BrightRock Insurance Group; Centriq Insurance Group; MiWay Insurance Group; Sanlam Sky Group of Companies; Sanlam Investment Management; Impala Platinum, and is Chairman of the Audit & Risk Committee at Volkswagen Financial Services. Previous to his Board positions, he held managerial and executive positions in audit and governance at: Metropolitan Holdings Limited, Old Mutual South Africa; Seagram South Africa, Pepkor Group, and Coopers & Lybrand where he did his articling up to Audit Partner.