About IF Admin – the administrators of the Wed Sure product
IF Admin (www.ifadmin.co.za) is a flexible, solution driven, innovative short-term insurance brokerage which works with financially stable insurer partners to develop and create unique, client customized product offerings to the market.
IF Admin was formed to cater for the ever-changing regulations and legislations surrounding the short-term insurance market, to bridge the gap between the small SME broker and to provide customized, client-centric solutions.
IF Admin is a registered financial services provider – FSP 45715.
Wed Sure Founder
Often described as a serial entrepreneur, Fiona has been actively involved in both the insurance and wedding industry for the past ten years.
Whilst working for a subsidiary of a major South African insurer, Fiona started her own freelance makeup artistry agency in Johannesburg in 2008. The agency specialized in photographic and wedding makeup. This niche specialty gained Fiona unfettered access to some of the most sought after wedding venues and coordinated bridal parties, all of which she had been the underwriter for the insurance company she worked for at the time.
In 2012, Fiona moved to Cape Town and later joined an expert brokerage where she was involved in dynamic personal and commercial insurance portfolio management.
With her cultivated knowledge and experience, Fiona successfully formed her own company, IF Admin, in 2016 – IF Admin has steadily grown; the company now boasts five permanent staff members brought in to efficiently manage all back-office administration.
Chantell Janse Van Rensburg
Wed Sure Founder
Chantell has worked in the wedding industry for the past 20 years. Her mother owned a florist in Stellenbosch, Cape Town where she was directly involved with wedding co-ordination and tactical event planning.
Chantell completed her BComm in 2004, majoring in business management and industrial psychology. Together with her husband, they opened their own catering and wedding business in Stellenbosch within a year of her graduation. This business venture continued to evolve; by 2009 they were able to open their very own wedding venue in the heart of Stellenbosch, the wedding capital of the Western Cape, to supplement their continued success.
The family business continued to grow, moving from strength to strength – with foundations firmly set and new adventures on the horizon, Chantell and her family decided to package and sell the business in 2015. After building an institution and brand from the ground up, Chantell embarked upon a new journey working as a financial advisor for Skyfin Business Solutions in 2015.
Currently at Skyfin (www.skyfinsa.co.za), Chantell specializes in “Family in Transition” financial planning – this field facilitates any ‘family unit’ going through marriage, divorce, separation or ‘death of a spouse’ processes. Constantly surround be various professionals, she learns from dedicated field specialists, like attorneys, family mediators, co-parenting case managers and advocates. Combining these insights allows Chantell to supply her clientele with the absolute best, tailor-made financial plans – Chantell’s attention to detail, the consolidation of all field specific recommendations and her personal business acumen, ensures that her clients transition toward the future and their new lives is seamless.
Wed Sure Founder
Ed brings a wealth of insurance knowledge. His resume has 20 years of experience in the short-term insurance industry. During in his time in the industry, Ed has worked for corporate insurers and later transitioned to working as a broker, where his focus still lies today. Ed has worked in providing insurance risk management and advising on a variety of classes of businesses risk management; including corporate, commercial and personal lines clients.
Over the years, some of the corporate business Ed has looked after includes Shell, Protea Hotels and Safmarine as well as managing the group schemes within these corporate clients.
Ed has a proven ability to structure and manage innovative and short term insurance products for both client’s and insurers alike, within the short term insurance market in South Africa.