Peet Pieterse joined Coopers & Lybrand (later PricewaterhouseCoopers) in 1997 after completing his post-graduate accountancy degree at the University of Pretoria. He continued his training to become a chartered accountant while with the firm, then left in 2000 to join Johnson & Johnson Medical (Pty) Ltd as accounting manager. During his time with Johnson & Johnson he was admitted as an associate to the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) in the UK.
In 2004 he spearheaded an exhaustive Sarbanes Oxley Act compliance project for Johnson & Johnson Medical (Pty) Ltd. In January 2005 Peet joined a Johnson & Johnson sister company, Janssen Cilag UK and was responsible for corporate reporting, tax and account processing. The following year, in 2006, he returned to South Africa to start his own auditing practice. Peet is a member of SAICA, CIMA as well as SAIPA.
Accounting & payroll processing
I am a registered partner for Sage with more than 10 years’ experience. I was an early adopter of the online version and it is applied in our own business. I have extended my knowledge to include XERO and have successfully converted clients (including their historical information) over to the XERO accounting system. I can advise you on what accounting/payroll system is the most appropriate for your business and can manage all the processing as well.
Income tax compliance & assistance
I am a registered tax agent with HMRC authorising me to act on your behalf. Not only am I well qualified to look after the normal Tax Affairs (including VAT and Employee tax) but also assist expat South Africans to ensure their tax affairs are in order. Having lived in the UK and holding the UK CIMA qualification makes me well positioned to assist in this regard.
Business advisory & acceleration
Financial statement compilation & review
With more than 10 years’ experience in assisting businesses to comply with the relevant requirements and using the latest software, I am well equipped to assist your company in compiling financial statements.