Francois is the Chief Financial Officer of NPI Governance Consulting and is also qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1990 following the completion of his articles at KPMG. Francois spent 10 years at KPMG in a number of roles, primarily in the IT Audit arena, dealing with major clients in the banking sector. He has also managed the IT Audit department of Iscor and was a director at Arthur Andersen.
Following from his time at Arthur Andersen, Francois spent time in the SMME environment as a business owner before moving into the consulting field as a consultant to SMME’s on both sales and finances and accounting. He has assisted a number of SMME’s with funding applications to financial institutions and Government Departments.
More recently Francois has acted as the Financial Director of a listed company and has assisted with the listing of the company on the JSE, drawing up the Governance Pack and assisting with establishing the company infrastructure, including the IT environment before moving back into the consulting world. Francois has assisted SMME’s with ERP package implementations and resolution of post implementation issues.
Academic & Professional Qualifications
- BComm (Accounting)
- BComm (Hons) Accounting degree