About Us


The owner, Mariné Hugo - van der Walt's (née Hugo), qualifications and experience after matriculation in Franschhoek are: 

  •  Professional Tax Practitioner (SA)
  •  Professional Accountant (SA)
  •  Membership of the South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA)  (3 years training at an accounting firm).  SAIPA is a member of the following: ECSAFA, IFAC and Ethics Institute of South Africa.  As a SAIPA member it is compulsory to remain up to date with the latest changes in legislation and tax.  Please visit www.saipa.co.za for more info.
  •  BTech: Cost- and Management Accounting (Cum Laude) – 2001
  •  National Diploma in Cost- and Management Accounting – 2000
  •  3 Years as bookkeeper/financial admin of a fruit export company
  •  4 Years as bookkeeper of a retail shop and builder
  •  3 Years as Financial Manager/Bookkeeper at an Attorney firm that specialises in debt collection
  •  2 Years part-time lecturer at a Business Management school teaching Basic Bookkeeping and Practical Accounting
  •  3 Years as Accounting Clerk at a SAIPA Accounting Firm


 Due to her French Huguenot routes she decided to establish the business in her home town in 2010.