Johannes (Lowell) Cloete serves as a Special Advisor to FOJP, as a member of the senior management team. In this role, he serves as Controller for FOJP, as well working on special projects for both FOJP and Hospitals Insurance Company.
Lowell has more than 25 years of experience in finance and accounting. He served as the chief financial officer of T&H Group—a top-50 insurance broker based in New York City—from 2007 until its sale to Alliant Insurance Services and through the subsequent transition period. As CFO of T&H, Lowell was responsible for finance, accounting, due diligence, human resources, information technology, compliance, and the facility departments. Before T&H, Lowell worked for the International Commercial Lines Group of AIG, where he established the Strategic Risks Analysis Group. He began his career with Deloitte in South Africa, served in their Asia Pacific regional office, based out of Hong Kong and finished his time in its M&A Due Diligence Services Group in New York.
Lowell is a United States CPA, as well as a South Africa Chartered Accountant. He graduated from Rhodes University with a Bachelor of Commerce Honors degree and earned an MBA from the Columbia and London Business School joint MBA program.