John Duckett

John Duckett

CarInsuranceCheck Founder

About the Author

Heading up our team is award-winning motor insurance expert John Duckett, one of South Africa’s leaders in his field. 

John has had an impressive career spanning over 15 years, helping citizens of all ages find affordable and effective car insurance.


Upon completing his undergraduate degree, John went on to study for a masters in finance. In 2015, he graduated Cum Laude and was top in his class at a prestigious South African University. 

An avid motor enthusiast, John developed a passion for the car insurance industry during his studies, immediately entering the industry upon graduation.


At the start of his career, John worked for a small car insurance firm, where he advised and negotiated fantastic deals for his clients. 

Within 2 years of working, he was headhunted by a prestigious car insurance firm, where he worked the bulk of his career.


Seeing the impact he had on his clients’ lives is what inspired John to create CIC and reach a wider audience. He is passionate for technology and providing a platform to help 1000’s of South Africans be aware of the importance of insurance and find the best deals on the market.

Now, more than ever, South Africans need support to navigate a tough economy, and CarInsurance Check is here to help.

Today, Duckett no longer offers individual advice, but rather oversees a team of writers and researchers while lending his expert advice through blog posts. Now he can help you too!



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John Duckett

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John Duckett
Founder, CarInsuranceCheck

John helps individuals get the best deal on car insurance. He advises on how to match client needs with budget and successfully negotiates with insurance houses to exceed client expectations.

Working in the online space is his passion, he loves to share his knowledge on insurance and keeps an updated blog.

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