Charl began his career at SARS as a Principal Tax Officer, Auditor and Head Office Training Officer, where he completed SARS’ much-acclaimed VAT I, II and III internal courses. He was responsible for training, audits, managing audit teams and handling disputes.
Following his experience at SARS, he went on to work at three of the Big Four – namely Deloitte, KPMG and Ernst & Young. Charl advanced his career in Indirect Tax, whilst working in research units, as a Partner/Director in Product Development and was involved in various Global leadership structures and different Tax Steering Committees. Charl, as the Africa Indirect Tax Leader at Ernst & Young, also hosted a first truly African Indirect Tax Conference.
The next career move took Charl into various initiatives such as tax technologies and finally into WTS South Africa. Charl contributes to the regional and global strategy and is responsible for, product development, client service, risk and dispute management and providing technology solutions to WTS’ clients in South Africa and Africa.
Charl is proud to contribute his over 22 years of experience to WTS Global’s team of more than 220 indirect tax professionals with over 120 dedicated indirect tax specialists.