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Current Trustees

John C Hayward
Board Chairman
Independent Trustee

Investment Sub-Committee (Member)
Regulation 28 Sub-committee (Member)

40 years of experience in the retirement fund and investment industries. Serves on various boards.

Qualifications: BSc, FIA, FASA, FSAN.

Roy B Dobson
Sponsor Appointed Trustee

Audit and Risk (Chair)

Trustee for the past eight years. 25 years of experience in the life insurance industry and has held a number of management positions in individual, corporate and finance departments in Liberty. Currently holds the position of Head of Corporate Governance at Liberty.

Qualifications: B. Com, MBL.


John Charles Henderson
Sponsor Appointed Trustee

Investment Sub-committee (Member)

Regulation 28 Sub-committee (Member)

John is a qualified actuary with over 10 years of experience in the life insurance industry, with a focus on life insurance solvency, valuations, and asset–liability management.

Qualifications: BSc Hons (Actuarial Science), FASSA, FFA, CERA


Lavinia Khangala
Independent Trustee

Audit and Risk Sub-committee (Member)

Legal Sub-committee (Member)

Currently holds B Proc, LLB qualifications and is an admitted Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public of the High court. She also holds a Masters of Law degree from the University of Cape Town and is a Certified Financial Planner from the Financial Planning Institute. She started her career in the financial services industry heading up legal and compliance departments of various financial institutions. Lavinia also spent a few years at the Peninsula University of Technology as a Senior Lecturer in Corporate Law.

Lavinia is currently an Independent Principal Officer and Trustee of a number of retirement Funds in the public and private sectors. She is also appointed as a Non-Executive Director/Trustee of companies and Trusts.


Lyverne Wenman
Independent Trustee

Legal Sub-committee (Chair)

Administration and Communication Sub-committee (Member)

Death Claims Sub-committee (Member)

17 years’ experience in the retirement fund and life insurance industries as a legal adviser and manager.

Currently an independent legal consultant.

Independent director with Liberty Linked Investment Platform Nominee (RF) (Pty) Ltd.

Qualifications: B.Comm (Law), LLB


Boitumelo Mothoagae
Sponsor Appointed Trustee

Administration and Communication Sub-committee (Member)

Currently holds the position of Head of Business Preservation, a Key Individual and a Financial Adviser for Liberty Group Holding’s Retail South Africa - Operations. 12 years of experience in the life insurance industry with a focus on consulting to clients in the areas of wealth creation and management and security creation. Spokesperson for Liberty with regards to financial planning matters and has written numerous articles for print publications in South Africa.


Rozanne Unterslak
Independent Principal Executive Officer

Rozanne Unterslak holds an Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning and has qualified as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP). She subsequently qualified as a Professional Principal Executive Officer (PPEO). She is a member of Batseta (formerly known as the Principal Officer's Association) and of the Pension Lawyers Association. Rozanne has more than 30 years of experience in the Insurance and Retirement Funds Industry, has held various Management positions and been appointed Principal Executive Officer to a number of umbrella funds.

Immediately prior to becoming a Principal Executive Officer, Rozanne worked for Alexander Forbes for 10 Years as an Employee Benefits Consultant serving retirement fund clients and was contracted to Absa Employee Benefits as a Regional Manager in Employee Benefits. She contracted with Liberty in 2013 and was appointed Principal Officer to a number of umbrella funds. She has subsequently been appointed to the Lifestyle Retirement Funds as an Independent Principal Executive Officer.




Liberty Group Limited (Reg. no 1957/002788/06) is a licensed Insurer and an Authorised Financial Services Provider (no 2409).