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VGA Chartered Accountants Incorporated provides accounting and auditing, forensic auditing, financial, business and taxation consulting services to both the private and public sectors. In today’s ever changing business environment and the demands of shareholders/stakeholders, the requirements of a good system of corporate governance, management’s need to operate within a chaotic business environment with its myriad of risk dimensions, requires assistance from service providers that are flexible, innovative, understand the constraints that businesses operate within and who functions as a partnership with executive and line management.

Our clients benefit from our seamless, integrated and leading practice methodologies through our highly skilled professionals who not only offer cost effective and unique business solutions, but also roll up their sleeves and make sure that the solutions work and provide guidance on the implementation of a risk infrastructure that ensures compliance with good corporate governance requirements (King Code and the Public Finance Management Act, as amended):

Our Firm

VGA Chartered Accountants Incorporated is a national firm of Auditors, Business Consultants, Financial and Information Technology Consultants. The firm has offices in two of the provinces with four partners. The firm was established in the year 2000 to meet the ever changing and unique business, accounting, consulting and management needs of a South African and African market. The extensive combined business experience of our partners and professionals covering a broad spectrum of business environments, will ensure that our clients have the right skill, expertise, personality mix and access to world-class methodologies, which add value to our clients. We focus on the tangible and intangible aspects of the business environment together with financial considerations and corporate governance issues, to find better and creative ways to improve the business, processes and operations as well as to add value to the bottom line.


To be recognised by our customers and competitors as the benchmark in service delivery within our industry and chosen markets. Where our people are known for their innovativeness and problem solving abilities. To adapt and change continually with our business leader partners.


Via our people we will act as a change catalyst towards our clients in unlocking value and wealth creation opportunities through people, joint risk taking and finding effective business solutions.

Our Values

Strong Relationships
Common Purpose

The Partners

Gerhard van Graan
Gerhard van Graan

Gerhard van Graan CA (S.A.) – 1992
SARS experience
Credit risk management
Retail Banking – Credit Management
Offshore trust and tax structures
Business strategy and development

Detailed CV

Herman Niewoudt
Herman Niewoudt

Herman Niewoudt CA (S.A.) – 2008
Lecturer at UNISA – Tax and IFRS
Technical expertise in listing
requirements, Public Finance and
Treasury Public entities including Auditor General
Expertise in Trust accounting and taxation

Detailed CV

Partner Representation
Independent Board of Auditors
South African Institute of Chartered
South African Institute of Professional
INSEAD – France
National Association of Financial
Services Auditors

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