Yolandie Ferreira Partner

Yolandie Ferreira

Yolandie started her career with Mazars in 2000 and was appointed as partner in 2006. She was appointed as a CARL Partner in 2009 and as of May 2021 was appointed Global Co-Head of Audit for Mazars internationally.

She is a JSE accredited registered auditor and reporting accountant specialising in the audits of listed and larger private groups where group coordination is of the utmost importance.

She possesses a high level of technical competence across all disciplines in the accounting profession
including her knowledge as audit specialist and experience relating to JSE matters. Yolandie currently serves as the Chair Person of the National Monitoring Sub-Committee which oversees quality related matters, including peer reviews, for Mazars in South Africa. In this regard she works very closely with the Mazars SA Quality and Risk Management Department.

She heads up the Cape Town Audit department with a staff compliment exceeding 120, a position that she has held since 2011. She also takes overall responsibility for sign off of new CA(SA)’s as the SAICA Training Officer.

Yolandie serves on the Mazars National Board of Partners as well as the National Executive Committee and Cape Town Executive where she has significant involvement in overall firm and practice management. She is also an Audit and Assurance Service line leader. Yolandie is further Joint-Head of Audit for Mazars in South Africa alongside Sanjay Ranchhoojee.

Professional memberships

  • SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants)
  • IRBA (Independent Regulatory Board of Auditors)
  • JSE Accredited Auditor (Stock Exchange)
  • JSE Accredited Reporting Accountant Specialist

Sector experience

  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate (Property investment, Management and Development)
  • Manufacturing/Construction
  • Retail
  • Agriculture/Farming
  • Factoring and trade finance

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