Markus van der Merwe (B.Eng.Civil, MBA)Partner

Markus holds a B. Eng. (Civil) degree and a Masters Degree in Business Management and Administration (MBA) form the University of Stellenbosch. His career up to date involved all relevant operational and management levels, from the shop front and trenches to the very top as Managing Director for Logistics companies in both South Africa and Namibia respectively. During his career in logistics, Markus has gained vital insight into the mining, construction, FMCG, agriculture and retail industries, thus gaining valuable experience in a variety of business environments.
Markus has extensive experience in strategic business management, turn-around strategies, high performance culture development and systematic business improvement. His talent as a natural leader and global vision provides guidance and strategic direction for his peers and places great emphasis on the development of people in order to achieve results.
His passion to develop people through inclusive leadership is an ideal combination with the analytical and financial skills of Karlien, thus giving Lead Accounting a well-rounded business consulting service offering.