OUTsurance: Suren Naidoo

Suren joined OUTsurance in 2002.

Suren Naidoo joined OUTsurance in 2002 as an HR manager and was appointed onto the company’s executive committee in 2005. In the years since, he has been responsible for the full HR function and was involved in everything, from the formulation and implementation of HR strategies to management and operational reporting. In 2017, he was officially appointed as the chief people officer and assumed full responsibility for HR and all training functions. Suren has also been actively involved in the transformation and human capital work streams at the South African Insurance Association. 


2017 – Present: Chief People Officer, OUTsurance

2002 – 2017: Head of HR, OUTsurance

1996 – 2002: HR Consultant,  Momentum


1990 – 1995: BA (Hons), Social Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand

About OUTsurance

OUTsurance is an insurance services holding company based in South Africa, with subsidiaries in Namibia, Australia and New Zealand. It is a subsidiary of Rand Merchant Investment Holding, a South Africa-based financial services investment holding, which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.