PKF SA appoints new Technical Director
29 Feb 2016
PKF has pleasure in announcing that Minette van der Merwe has been appointed as PKF SA's new Technical Director as of 1 March 2016.
Minette completed her articles and qualified as a CA (SA) at PwC, Johannesburg, in 2010 after which she was appointed as the Technical Manager at PKF, Johannesburg, who merged in July 2013 with Grant Thornton Johannesburg. Minette was a member of the Johannesburg Audit Practice Committee as well as the National Technical Committee in both firms.
In September 2014 Minette joined PKF South Africa as the Technical Manager and is based in Durban. She is a member of the PKF South African Professional Standards Committee as well as the secretariat of the PKF African Professional Standards Committee. Minette is also a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
Minette is PKF South Africa's technical expert whose responsibilities include the interpretation and application of IFRS, IFRS for SMEs and the ISAs within the Southern African region.