About Mirabilis

Infrastructure development is a key facilitator of economic growth. At Mirabilis, we specialise in engineering and construction underwriting with services including risk management surveys and accredited specialist product training.

Underwritten by Santam, the leading general insurance company in South Africa, Mirabilis offers facultative reinsurance in Africa, the Middle East, India and the sub-continent, Central and South-East Asian markets. Our insurance solutions cover a wide range of engineering risks and provide protection against associated risks. 

Mirabilis strives to be the preferred and trusted provider of specialist engineering insurance in Africa and selected international markets.

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Our history

2006 Mirabilis was founded.
2011 Mirabilis partnered with the largest insurer Santam and acquired CEU from Santam.
2011 Santam acquired majority shareholding in Mirabilis.
2014 Mirabilis expands its scope outside Africa to international territories in the Middle East, India
and South East Asia
2017 S&P rated security via agreement with Munich Re of Africa.
2020 Mirabilis enters into an agreement with New Reinsurance Company Limited (NewRe). NewRe authorises Mirabilis to act as its Agent to underwrite and accept, on its behalf, engineering classes of reinsurance business.
2021 Mirabilis becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Santam.

Corporate social responsibility

Mirabilis believes that change starts with us. We have partnered with Meals on Wheels in fighting hunger in South Africa. This initiative reaches out to communities and supports sustainable food through community food gardens.

Another cause supported by Mirabilis and its staff is Babies Behind Bars. This initiative provides the necessary resources for babies born and in the care of their imprisoned mothers.


Be part of the engineering insurance future, be part of Mirabilis.

To pursue a career in engineering underwriting with the appropriate qualifications and experience we welcome talented, focused and service competent individuals to our team.

Internal marketer


As a signatory to the Principles for Sustainable Insurance (PSI) initiative, we share their vision in creating a risk-aware environment, in which the insurance industry is trusted, and plays a meaningful role in enabling a healthy, safe, resilient, and sustainable society. We support continued understanding, prevention and reduction in ESG risks, to better manage opportunities and to provide quality and dependable risk protection.

In doing so, we actively contribute to the development of quality insurance and risk management practice in support of:

• PSI (www.unepfi.org/psi/)

• ClimateWise (www.cisl.cam.ac.uk/businessaction/sustainable-finance/climatewise)

Meet the team

Siegfried Grimbeek

Operations & Human Resources


Curt Meyer

Chief Executive Officer

Shane Graham

Executive Director

Mark Barrow

National Marketing Manager

Angela Stone

Chief Financial Officer /

Chief Operating Officer


Rhona King

Financial Manager

Yatinne Ramdin

Claims Manager

Ursula Scott

Admin Manager

Kevin Nadasen

Manager – International

Dadirai Mupatsi

Manager – Africa

Rudi Ziegelasch

Regional Marketing Manager

Cape Town

Wayne Pillay

Regional Marketing Manager