ASA: Dec/Jan 2018/19 Issue

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Cover Story: Willem van der Post CA(SA)

Ask Willem how he went from being a CA(SA) into a world of relentless innovation, and he’ll tell you it began when he went to LA for the first time in 2004 with Deloitte. ‘Two of the first things that struck me was the sheer scale of the US; 11-lane highways, Walmart, 80 different types of orange juice, the...

Disciplinary Committee Ruling

In the disciplinary proceedings against Mr Munroe Swirsky, the Institute proffered charges against Mr Swirsky in relation to offences contemplated by By-Laws 34.12, 34.16, 34.17 and 34.10, premised on a complaint that it had received from Mr Erez Daleyot on 4 April 2016.Read the full update here.

Accounting Professionals Must Unlock Their Entrepreneurial Mind-Set

Accounting Professionals Must Unlock Their Entrepreneurial Mind-SetThe world’s most successful entrepreneurs share the characteristics of being resourceful, innovative and highly skilled at problem-solving. They also possess the ability to get back up quickly after set-backs or failures. These are the kinds of traits leaders in accounting and business operations believe are crucial for achieving exponential success.Accounting professionals who tap...

Wayne De Wet CA(SA) takes over CTICC’s finance department

Wayne De Wet will be taking over the reins of Cape Town International Convention Centre's (CTICC) finance department as its new CFO. In addition, De Wet will be responsible for the development and implementation of the CTICC's financial strategy, which comprises the strategic leadership of finance and supply chain management, and growth and resource management within the finance department.He...

ASA: November 2018 Issue

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Motoring: The All new BMW X4

The second generation of the BMW X4 places far greater emphasis on sportiness and expressive design. The vehicle debuted at the International Motor Show in Geneva in March 2018 and has just been launched in South Africa. And I must say the vehicle looks even better in the flesh than it does in the pictures.Read the full article here.

Top 35-Under-35 Awards Evening

Known to be one of SAICA’s favourite and more glamorous evenings, theTop 35-under-35 awards evening deserves every bit of the praise becauseof its dynamic and incredibly successful Top 35 winners and finalists!This year’s Top 35 winner title went to Lyle Malander, the co-founder anddirector of the Malander Group of Companies. He was also the proudwinner of a red Renault...

CPD: The climate change bill

The goal of the Climate Change Bill is to ‘Build the Republic’s effective climate change response and the long term just transition to a climate resilient and lower carbon economy and society in the context of an environmentally sustainable development framework; and to provide for matters connected therewith’.Read the full CPD article here.

CPD: Professional scepticism the backbone to enhancing quality

This article explores the meaning of professional scepticism including the importance of this concept in terms of the positive impact that its appropriate application has on the work of auditors and other professional accountants.Read the full CPD article here.