Cobus obtained a BCompt Degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Accounting Sciences at Unisa. During this time he also completed his SAICA articles at a small to medium accounting and auditing firm in the West Coast. He then entered the corporate environment and gained further experience at various entities ranging from smaller to larger businesses in the construction, agriculture and telecommunication industries. Cobus therefore has a vast amount of experience in different types of businesses with a thorough understanding of what an SME owner requires from his/her accountant. Before joining BAN he was a senior accountant at one of the largest transport companies in South Africa.
Cobus has a passion for SME’s and entrepreneurs and believes that these businesses play an important role in our country’s economy. He is as an Associate General Accountant a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and is therefore able to perform the duties of independent review engagements and accounting officer. Cobus joined BAN as a franchisee in November 2019.