Valerie du Preez

Advisory Board Member





Valerie du Preez is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries.  She has extensive experience in supporting insurance clients optimise their actuarial, risk and finance processes. Her work includes Programme Advisory Services on the International Financial Reporting Standard for Insurance Contracts (IFRS 17) which covers input and guidance on core operational and technical areas. 


Valerie has played a key role in the Institute of Actuaries journey with data science participating in a number of development activities covering technical issues and ethical guidance for practitioners.  She founded Dupro Ltd, a specialist financial services management consultancy that brings tools and techniques within its toolkit to drive change and to ensure optimal performance of people, processes and systems within an actuarial context.  She has also launched an insights page providing thought leadership and training on the topic of technology and data science for actuaries.