Berniece has worked in the financial sector for more than 25 years and has both banking and insurance experience. Key strategic focus areas in her career have been bancassurance and emerging market strategies. She has held positions in Sales, Business Design, IT, Finance, Marketing and Product Development and this is mirrored in her studies which span Law, Finance, and Anthropology. Her current focus is on evolving financial services from a 20th century mindset into leveraging the digital opportunities and pace of change of the rapidly evolving digital era. She is currently responsible for Metropolitan GetUp, a new division focused on financial services for younger consumers.