Meet the Team

Rhett Barker

  • Position: CEO
    Division: Group
Personal Information

I attended King Edward High School and in my matriculation year I was appointed prefect, was captain of the rowing team and played 1st team rugby. After matriculating I began studying at UCT but after my first year at UCT I decided to continue my studies through UNISA. I was eager to join my father’s business and learn the ropes of Short Term Insurance as soon as possible. Whilst working and gaining experience, I attained my Bachelor of Commerce Degree from UNISA.

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Lloyd Barker

  • Position: Director
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

Schooled at Rivonia primary and moved on to King Edward the 7th for majority of high school. Matriculated at St Andrews Grahamstown in 1992. Married to Sally Barker (nee Frye) in 1999 and have three children Luke, Ella and Holly.

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Liz Steele

  • Position: Personal Insurance Consultant
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

Worked for L K Jacobs/National Board of Executors in the Insurance division for two years. Joined Barker Insurance brokers on 1 April 1973.

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Kim Millar

  • Position: Personal & Fleet Insurance Consultant
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

Schooled at Franklin D Roosevelt primary and matriculated at Roosevelt High school in 1999. Married to Roscoe Millar.

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Sally Barker

  • Position: Marketing and Compliance
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

If i had to describe myself it would be a Mother, Wife, Sports Enthusiast, Nature Nut and Happiness Hunter.

 

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Louise Forsyth

  • Position: Personal Insurance Consultant
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

Matriculated at Roosevelt High School in 2000. Relocated to England for two years, where I worked and travelled around Europe. Completed my qualification in Short Term Insurance in November 2008.

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Leanne Panicco

  • Position: Personal Insurance Administrator
    Division: Personal
Personal Information

Schooled at De La Salle Holy Cross College and Matriculated in 2000. Completed my BA Journalism degree in 2003.

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Bev Barker

  • Position: Financial Director
    Division: Accounts
Personal Information

Went to St Andrews School and matriculated in 1963. Studied Radiography after leaving school and worked for a further two years at Baragwanath Children’s Hospital.

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Ken Barker

  • Position: Chairman
    Division: Commercial
Personal Information

After matriculating at Jeppe Boy’s High, I completed my National Service in the Airforce. I am told that I am a born salesman, a fact which was evidently recognized in the Short Term Industry and after working for the then CF Lawsons Insurance Brokers, I was offered a Sales Management position in the Insurance Broking division of National Board of Executors, at the age of 26 years.

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Jennifer Bassett

  • Position: Commercial Insurance Manager
    Division: Commercial
Personal Information

Worked for Fussell Insurance Brokers for 10 years and joined BIB in 2002. Schooled at Scottburgh High in Natal.

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