Meet the Team

LifeSense Financial Services is a South African company that specialises in private wealth creation and insurance, employee benefits consulting and administration and payroll solutions. We have a proud history of exemplary service provision, grounded in our commitment to deliver world-class financial services solutions with integrity, transparency and accountability. 

Lets meet the team!

Graham Turnbull
Chief Executive Officer

B.Sc. Elec. Eng.; M.Sc. Management Science (London) 26 years industry related experience

Ian Young
Director of Marketing

B.Sc. Econ (Hons); PGCE 20 years experience as head of administration at Forbes; Aon; NMG

Herman Smith, CFP®
Head of Distribution

23 years experience and was focused on Business Development at Discovery

Francois Fernhout
KeyRisk Operations Manager
John Rubino
Financial Planner and Wealth Manager

22 years industry related experience

Ross Sampson
Financial Planner and Wealth Manager

Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Ivan York, CFP®
Managing Director

Certified Financial Planner ®

FCIS; 27 years industry related experience

Genivé Fernhout
Director – Employee Benefits Administration Division

28 years industry related experience

Monty Van Rensburg
Head of Administration
Nagm G. Azar
Financial Planner and Wealth Manager

22 years industry related experience

Desmond Yutar
Financial Planner and Wealth Manager

44 years industry related experience

Kevin York, CFP®
Financial Planner and Wealth Manager

Bcom Accounting

Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Certified Financial Planner ®

8 years industry related experience