I am an experienced Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of commercial experience in a number of industries. I have extensive experience at group level where I have operated at both Senior Management and Financial Director level. Through these roles, I have been exposed to all aspects of corporate reporting requirements to all stakeholders and have been on various Boards. Having last fulfilled a corporate role in group financial management, my IFRS knowledge is current. I am especially accomplished in managing year end audits, coordinating activities between the business and auditors. I have also dealt with external shareholders extensively. Other group functions have included management and board reporting, Insurance, Risk Management, Taxation, Strategic Procurement (including the revised BBBEE codes), Budgeting and Forecasting, as well as various systems, from ERP to Business Intelligence and CRM.