Family Insurance (Pty) Ltd has a track record as a trusted South African funeral cover provider, spanning over 25 years.

Family Insurance is a Microinsurer licensed to conduct life microinsurance business and an authorised Financial Services Provider.

The company is part of the LEZA Group which dates back to 1984 when LegalWise, the first company in the Group, was founded to empower people with access to justice to enforce and defend their rights.

LifeWise is a trading brand of Family Insurance and provides funeral cover that gives you a financial hand when you need it most.

Scorpion Legal Protection (RF) Pty Ltd, an insurance partner, offers a range of funeral plans underwritten by Family Insurance. These plans help ensure that you can afford a dignified funeral should a loved one pass away. The funeral plans pay out within 48 hours of receiving all the necessary documents.



Non-Executive Director

Qualifications & Experience
BSc (Actuarial Science)
Over 25 years working in and leading insurance and asset management businesses in South Africa.


Executive Director & LEZA Group CEO

Qualifications & Experience
B Compt Honours, CA(SA)
29 years’ experience in the insurance industry.

Eon du Toit

Executive Director & CEO

Qualifications & Experience
B Comm Honours, CA(SA)
17 years’ experience in the insurance industry.


Independent Non-Executive Director

Qualifications & Experience
B Compt (Hons). Executive and Non-Executive Director of companies in the insurance industry, 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry.