Eugene is a chartered accountant and co-founder and executive director of TIG. Eugene was previously with the Hollard group for 13 years, the last few with the Mergers and Acquisitions team where he was responsible for managing relationships with equity partners, helping grow their businesses through strategic acquisitions and overseeing group restructuring.
Prior to this Eugene headed up the Hollard Investment and Treasury department for six years, responsible for cash and tax management, balance sheet reorganisation and restructuring for the Hollard group, and looking after the Hollard shareholders’ strategic investments. Eugene was also a member of the Hollard Investment Committee for more than 10 years.
Mark is a co-founder and director of TIG. He has been in the insurance broking arena for 19 years, of which the past 10 years have been as managing director of Tuttle Insurance Brokers (TIB). Under Mark’s leadership TIB has grown into one of the largest independent insurance brokers with a well-established brand in KwaZulu-Natal.
Before joining the broking fraternity Mark spent six years with Commercial Union Insurance Company and a year in the London insurance market, where he studied and worked towards his ACII diploma.