Pierre obtained his BCom(Acc) degree from the University of Pretoria in 1998, and HonsBCompt (Unisa) in 2000. After completing his articles at a small firm in Pretoria, Kellerman Nel & Bruni in 2000, he joined the Hannover Reinsurance Group where he served in various financial positions in the group over a ten year period, gaining a range of experience in financial accounting, consolidations and corporate tax, for both short term insurance and reinsurance.
Pierre qualified as a chartered accountant in 2002 and is a registered Chartered Accountant (SAICA), Registered Auditor (IRBA) and also a registered Tax Practitioner at SARS.
During his career, he was involved in small accounting and audit firms in Randburg and Pretoria. In 2016 he decided to relocate to Knysna where he joined the PKF family, where he is currently managing director of PKF VGA Knysna Incorporated.
In his spare time, Pierre enjoys kayaking, squash, a braai with friends and family etc.