Brett Tromp


Job Title: Former CFO

Company: Discovery Health


Brett Tromp joined Discovery Health in 2003 and was appointed as CFO in 2007. He has a successful track record as a Chief Financial Officer with over 15 years’ experience. He also possesses CEO experience having run three businesses within Discovery, Third Party Recovery Services, Discovery Health Care Services and Discovery SRX Pharmacy. He sits on three boards of Discovery. As an Industry expert on Finance leadership, he also writes in the national accountancy magazine on a monthly basis.

In 2015, Brett Tromp received the Young CFO of the Year and High Performance Team Awards from CFO South Africa. He later joined the CFO Awards panel of judges. 

Brett stepped down from his roles at Discovery and on the CFO Awards judging panel in March 2022 to join a health tech business in Austin, Texas. 

2022 – Present    Chief Financial Officer and Chief Human Resources Officer, Medici
2015 – 2022         Chief Executive Officer Discovery Health Care Services
2014 – 2022         Head, Discovery SRX Pharmacy
2013 – 2022         Director, Discovery Third Party Recovery Services
2007 – 2022         Chief Financial Officer, Discovery Health
2003 – 2007         Various Positions, Discovery Health
                                CA (SA)
2013 – 2013         Executive Leadership Program, University of Oxford
1997 – 1997         University of Witwatersrand

About Discovery Health: Discovery Health Medical Scheme offers the widest choice of health plans, all with unlimited private hospital cover and a range of benefits to suit your needs and your pocket. Their core purpose is to care for their members’ health and wellness by engaging the brightest minds and innovative solutions to provide access to affordable, equitable and quality healthcare that meets their needs. DHMS is a non-profit organisation which pools and safeguards its member’s funds in order to provide healthcare funding to members who need it, when they need it. 

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