The Team

Shaun Coetzee

Since acquiring Stewart & Company Chartered Accountants Incorporated in April 1991, Shaun Coetzee who is a Chartered Accountant (SA), has been the Executive Director and sole shareholder, Shaun has over thirty years professional experience, first completing his articles with Moffat Thompson & Company and then serving his national service as an Assistant Director at the Receiver of Revenue’s office in company assessing in Johannesburg.

Shaun obtained a Higher Diploma in Tax Law from the University of the Witwatersrand after completing his BCompt and BCompt (Honours) degrees at the University of South Africa and successfully sitting the
Public Accountants and Auditors Board exam.

He currently is a director and shareholder of Stewart and Company Independent Consultants (Pty) Ltd and Lechade Secretarial Services (Pty) Ltd as well as a registered tax practitioner.

Shaun is currently studying towards a CTA Tax qualification (The Tax Institute, Sydney) and is a registered Chartered Accountant (ANZ).

Blessed Magagada

Blessed Magagada is a Certified Public Accountant CPA(Z) who trained and completed his articles of clerkship with Grant Thornton Camelsa.

He then moved to Moore Stephens MWM Inc Chartered Accountants (SA) as an Audit Supervisor before joining Stewart and Company as Audit Manager.

He currently is a Director for Stewart & Company Independent Consultants and has more than 15 years audit and tax consulting experience all obtained while working in public practice.

Blessed is also a Professional Accountant(SA) and registered tax practitioner GTP(SA). He has a BComm Accounting (Honours) degree and also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Advanced Taxation obtained from University of Pretoria.

He has also completed an Advanced Diploma in International Taxation with The Thomas Jefferson School of Law.

Samantha Hatherell

Samantha has a BCom and completed her articles with Stewart & Company.
She served some time in corporate as a senior accountant and returned to Stewart & Company in a managerial role.
She assists with the day-to-day managing of the office and looks after some high net worth clients. She assists with bookkeeping, audit, taxation and statutory tasks.

Adam Kumalo “Basil”

Basil is currently completing a tax administration course.

He is responsible for assisting with SARS queries relating to individuals, trusts and companies. He has extensive experience in dealing with the various SARS branches.
He also does our trust registrations with the Masters office, registers and handles deceased estates and assists with income tax return submissions.

Branden Fourie

Branden is a trainee Accountant.

Mpho Sebiloane

Mpho is support staff.

Lauren Minnaar

Lauren is a Tax Administrator.

Patience Masangu

Patience is support staff.

Shaney Crowley

Shaney is support staff.

Stuart Masters

Stuart is a trainee Accountant.