Seshnie Naidoo CA(SA); ACMA,CGMA (Owner)

My career started when I did my articles at one of the Big 4 audit firms in South Africa.  I studied my BCOMPT and Hons BCOMPT while working.  I completed my articles in 2009 after which I worked an additional year at the audit firm.  I wrote both my SAICA qualifying exams in 2011, first time pass for both.

While doing my articles I gained experience in various industries, as listed below:

  • Medical
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Manufacturing
  • Education
  • Financial services
  • Agricultural
  • Consumer products

The remaining 10 years of my career was spent in small to medium sized entities (from telecommunications to FMCG).  The roles I played in these entities varied from financial manager to financial head.  Some of my achievements are listed below:

  • Taking two of the three companies I worked for from a negative cash position to a positive cash position
  • Providing management accounts on a monthly basis and on time, enabling business decisions to be made quicker
  • Cost saving initiatives implemented
  • Controls, process and procedure implementation and monitoring
  • Profit and loss analysis performed to ensure optimum sales mix is obtained
  • Inefficiency investigations to improve profitability
  • Cash flow forecasts (up to 18 months) to allow for investment and growth decisions
  • Financial analysis and advice
  • Compliance with statutory reporting, company and financial laws

My experience has enabled me to be able to assist a variety of companies in a variety of industries.  I am passionate about helping companies grow and succeed.  Contact me today for a free consultation or just a coffee to get to know more about who I am and what I can do for you business.