M Rek ACMA CA (S.A.) Registered Auditor, Partner
Herman van der Merwe graduated with a Master’s in Accounting from the University of Stellenbosch prior to completing his Articles with PricewaterhouseCoopers Stellenbosch. His professional career started in 1981 and from 1982 till 1988 he held the position of Head of Department of Accounting, and Professor, at the University of the Western Cape. In 1991 Herman started his own business, later named Logista Incorporated, which formed part of a South African Network with a firm of a similar name in Pretoria. In 2007 he left to start HVM. Herman holds multiple positions, on various boards, and Chairmanships such as the Chairman of the Stellenbosch Entrepreneur and Enterprise Development Trust and the Chairman of the RUVUMA Support Partnership for work done in North Eastern Mozambique.
Herman’s fields of expertise: Corporate structuring, Taxation, Ethics and Training for accountants.