Iain Williamson, World Economic Forum Speaker

Iain Williamson

Iain Williamson
Leadership Profile

Iain Williamson

Interim CEO, Old Mutual Emerging Markets


Iain Williamson is the Interim Chief Executive Officer of Old Mutual Emerging Markets (OMEM) effective January 2017. He is also the OMEM Finance Director; a position he has held since August 2015.
He joined Old Mutual in 1993 and has since gained a wealth of experience from having fulfilled many actuarial, finance and strategic roles within the group. In 2009 he joined the Retail Affluent segment as General Manager: Finance and was promoted to Managing Director in 2011.
He is a qualified Actuary, attaining his Bachelor of Business Science (Actuarial) and Postgraduate Diploma in Actuarial Science from the University of Cape Town. He is also a graduate of Harvard Business School’s General Management Program.