Name: Anton Gerber
Position : MD
Over the past 10 years Anton has combined his passion for innovation technology and data to focus on providing insightful Business Intelligence, Financial modelling and Analytics for several customers in the Healthcare, Insurance and Retail Industries. Anton loves the challenges of architecting enterprise and distributed systems and using a customer’s own data to provide input to the management process.
Before founding POC Technologies, Anton was a founding stakeholder in Wellnicity – an actuarial company focussing on improving employee health and productivity.
He also started a successful tied agency of a large South African Life Insurance company providing group benefit advice and solutions to employers and personal financial advice to Pension and Provident fund members. Prior to this Anton was a director of Corporate Benefits, overseeing the Product Development, Claims and Underwriting functions for the same Life Insurer.
Anton obtained a BCom (Hons) Actuarial Science (Cum Laude) from the University of Pretoria in 1997. He qualified as an actuary in 2000 and is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa (ASSA), serving as vice chair on the Big Data an Analytics working group.
Anton is married to Christelle and has 2 children.