Meet The Team


Leanne van der Walt

Operational Director: Specialised Tax

Leanne Van der Walt is a specialist in the field of taxation for the last 8 years. She is a qualified General Tax Practitioner (SA) and has an Honours in Taxation and H.Dip Tax qualification. She has in-depth knowledge and experience in the fields of corporate and individual tax planning and tax legislation. She is passionate about her work and the best at solving tax problems. 

Sarakie Rossouw


Sarakie Rossouw qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2008. She has been actively involved in the private sector for the last 12 years in the fields of auditing, accounting, business consulting and tax advisory. She became a business owner in 2013 and incorporated Cypress Group in 2016. She not only has a passion for the industry but also a passion to help people to grow and reach their full potential. She is living her life with vision and purpose.


Sharon Fourie

Operational Director: Tax Consulting

Sharon Fourie has been actively involved in the field of taxation for the last 11 years. She has extensive knowledge and experience in tax administration, filing of returns and tax consulting. She is passionate about the welfare and growth of people and the difference she can make in people’s lives


Gizelle Parker

Accounting, Tax & Payroll Consultant

Gizelle Parker is a qualified bookkeeper. She has broad experience in the field of accounting, tax and payroll. She is passionate and creative. Whether it comes in the form of designing or creating a new project, it’s all exciting. She takes great pride in her work and has a drive to do exceptionally well in every assignment.


Nthabiseng Kekae

Admin and Client Management

Nthabiseng has a NQ6 in Human Resource Management and she is currently busy with her industrial psychology degree.


Nthabiseng is our secretarial clerk dealing with CIPC (Companies and Intellectual Property Commission) she is also our voice to the clients, dealing with administration work and handling our debtors.

She is passionate about making a difference. When she’s involved with a project at work, she strives to do her best to achieve success.


Chantel Badenhorst

Senior Financial Accountant

Qualifications – BCom Accounting, with 6 years’ experience in her field, she is currently busy with her law degree. Chantel has a  experience in all types of accounting processing, VAT, VAT Audits, VAT returns and preparing management reports, financial forecasting and the compiling of Annual Financial Statements. She enjoys working with people and provides assistance wherever help is needed. She is
passionate about her work and believes that it is important to understand the industry/sector of her client and meeting the client’s requirements.


Onthatile Gorewang


Qualification – Bcom Accounting.
Onthatile has experience in accounting processing and VAT. She is accustomed to the pressure of tight deadlines and has the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment. She has strong ethics and is very hardworking. She is dedicated and all about creating a good relationship with clients. She is
passionate about her work and is always ready to go above and beyond for her clients.

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