Project Directors

Project Directors

Member Engagement

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Christiaan Vorster

Regional Executive: Western Cape and Eastern Cape regions

Christiaan is the Regional Executive of SAICA for the Western and Eastern Cape provinces. He joined SAICA in 2014 and is based in SAICA’s Cape Town offices

His wide-ranging bouquet of South...

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Bruce Freer

Regional Executive: International Members

Bruce's main focus, as SAICA Regional Executive: International Members, is to ensure that the interests of all the International region members (i.e all members living and working outside South Africa's borders) are...

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Div Lamprecht

Regional Executive: Central Region

Div Lamprecht joined SAICA in 2005 and is the Regional Executive for the Central Region, which consists of the Free State, Northern Cape and North West Provinces. The office is based in...

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Naeem Asvat

Regional Executive: Eastern Region

Naeem Asvat joined SAICA in 2007 as the Regional Executive for SAICA Eastern Region and is based in Durban.

Prior to joining SAICA, he was a Senior Manager in the Accounting Advisory...

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Ciara Reintjes

Regional Executive: Northern Region

Ciara is the Regional Executive of SAICA for the Northern Region, which includes Gauteng, Limpopo and Mpumalanga. She joined SAICA in 2019 and is based in SAICA’s Johannesburg office.

Ciara’s aim is...

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Nadia Dickson

Project Director: Member Support

During her 20 years with SAICA, Nadia has been responsible for various portfolios, mainly involving the administration of membership. She currently looks after a number of member support areas and through the...

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Gerinda Engelbrecht

Project Director: Digital Content and Publishing

A passionate digital strategy, publishing and creative expert with more than 16 years’ industry expertise, Gerinda is a skilled publisher, digital strategy manager and emerging digital technologies enthusiast.

With experience across the...

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Leah Xaba

Project Director: Marketing and Brand
BA Hons and MBA

Leah Xaba oversees SAICA's marketing department. Her responsibilities include the brand management and marketing for SAICA and its designation brands. Prior to joining SAICA, Leah worked as a marketing and communications professional...

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Irene Hattingh

Project Director: Seminars and Events
BA (Comm)

Irene is the Project Director: Seminars and Events at SAICA. Her experience in the conference and events industry spans over 25 years and includes project management of large corporate events, academic conferences,...

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Renette Human

Project Director: Communications and Brand
BA HONS (Journalism)

Renette Human is a skilled communications professional with experience in internal and external communication, reputation management, crisis communication, employee engagement and magazine publishing. Since graduating in 2004, she has worked as a...

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Kedibone Pilusa

Project Director: MIB Technical

Kedibone joined SAICA as Project Manager: Financial Services responsible for engagements with regulators and industry participants within the sector, providing guidance and keeping SAICA members updated on sector developments, and coordinating submissions...

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Piet Nel

Project Director: Professional Development (Tax)

Before joining SAICA, Piet was involved in tax consulting and tax dispute resolution. He is an accounting member of the Tax Court and a visiting professor at Wits, and was previously a...

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Somaya Khaki

Project Director: Tax Administrative Advocacy

Somaya is responsible for Tax Administrative and Operational Advocacy at SAICA. She provides member support in the form of tax technical and practical guidance, communication of key changes and challenges, and collaborating...

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Odwa Benxa

Project Director: Public Sector

Odwa started his career as a trainee with EY and subsequently joined the EY Public Practice Group as an assistant manager. Subsequently, he joined the Auditor – General South Africa as an...

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Msizi Gwala

Project Director: Enabling Competencies

Msizi joined SAICA on 11 January 2021 and is working in the Members and Global Alliances Division as the Project Director for Enabling Competencies. He is responsible for the implementation and integration...

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Lesedi Seforo

Project Director: Tax Advocacy
B.Comm degree in Accounting, Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Law

Lesedi is responsible for Tax Advocacy at SAICA, liaising with the South African Revenue Service (SARS), National Treasury and Parliament on tax technical and policy matters. He works with SAICA’s technical tax...

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